This May half-term is sure to be fun for children in Bishopston, with exciting pop-up play sessions planned by fantastic local drama organisation, Unique Voice.
In today’s post on Bishopston Mum, I interview Unique Voice to find out more!
Please tell Bishopston Mum readers more about Unique Voice.
We are a renowned Bristol based organisation using drama and creativity to educate, inform and inspire. Our work expands far and wide and we have worked with over 20.000 children.
We use creative educational interventions and explore subjects such as aspirations, bullying and young caring. We also work with young people who have special needs and on community outreach projects, exploring a variety of sensitive issues.
We are proud to be a nationally accredited company by the Centre for Excellence in Outcomes for Young People and have achieved greatness by using the medium of drama in many different arenas.
What are the aims of Unique Voice?
We use the arts to help inspire young peoples creativity, ambition and confidence. We have delivered many arts based holiday programmes and drama clubs, using themed weeks to help boost skills and showcase the talents of those that attend.
In addition, our educational work consists of listening and responding to the needs of young people by devising powerful drama pieces, inspired by real people.
Please tell us more about your exciting plans for children in Bishopston this May half-term!
After receiving brilliant feedback from families and members of the local community for 2014’s Pop-up Play sessions in local parks, we are pleased to announce Gloucester Road Pop-up play for May 2015.
The concept has been inspired by a road key to Bishopston families and the people of Bristol. We will be exploring our local community through the medium of creative activities and having lots of fun in the process.
What age range are the pop-up play sessions aimed at?
Gloucester Road Pop-up Play sessions are aimed at ages 3+. The aim of these sessions is to have lots of fun and the children will not be expected to have any particular skill set to join in on the activities.
Where and when will the pop-up play sessions be held?
All the sessions will be held at St Michael’s Church Hall on Gloucester Road.
Session 1: Tuesday 26th May 10.00AM – 12.00PM
Session 2: Wednesday 27th 10.00AM – 12.00PM
Session 3: Thursday 28th May 10.00AM – 12.00PM
What will each of the pop-up play sessions involve?
Each session will consist of 2 hours jam packed full of varied creative activities using arts, craft, games, music and drama all on the theme of “Gloucester Road”.
How much will the sessions cost?
Price: £7.00 per child per session (sibling discount 2 or more children @ £6.00 each per session).
How can parents find out more?
There are limited places available, so to avoid disappointment we are encouraging people to book their place in advanced.
You can contact us via our email address on: firstname.lastname@example.org or Telephone: 0117 239 1216.
Please also check out our website: http://www.uniquevoice.org/