Theatre for kids
Theatre for kids
Monday, 20 June 2022 - 2:00pm to Saturday, 2 July 2022 - 5:00pm

Members can register at INR 6000

Non-members can register at INR 7500

**  The course is recommended for 10 to 15 year olds.

Want to nurture your passion for drama? Imagine yourself playing different characters and eventually taking the centre stage with this theatre course from 20 June to 2 July at the British Council, Delhi.

The programme will be led by eminent storyteller and theatre artiste, Dr. Jaishree Sethi. With over 20 years’ experience in radio, TV, and theatre, Dr. Sethi has enthralled kids nationwide with her enthusiastic storytelling and animated voice. She has performed in acclaimed plays like Dara Shikoh, Woh Afsaana, Check & Mate, and Chacha Chakkan.

This 20-hour course is designed to teach kids about how a play is conceived, developed, and scripted. They’ll learn the fundamentals of body language, voice modulation and projection, facial expressions, stage decorum, and coping with stage fright. Lessons on character analysis, stage lighting, direction, sets, costume and props, backstage management and teamwork are all part of the curriculum.

Children will get an opportunity to put up a theatre performance at the end of the course. They’ll receive a certificate of participation on successful completion.

Course fee - INR 7500 (non-refundable) for a 20 hour-course held two hours per day

Special discount of INR 1,500 for Delhi library members (eligible membership categories are Individual, Family, Online, and Teaching Centre Memberships)

Date, days and time - Monday to Friday20 June - 2 July 2022 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Final performance - Saturday, 2 July 2022 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Terms and Conditions:

  • Non-refundable fee is payable in full prior to the commencement of the course.

  • If obliged to cancel the event, the British Council reserves the right to do so without further liability, subject to the return of any fee already paid.

  • The schedule of the course is subject to change.

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