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Drama Tuesday (11-13 Years)

Tim Bray Theatre Company's youth theatre classes aim to advance the students' knowledge of an actor's toolbox, providing a fun and supportive environment in which students explore stagecraft using their own voice.

Tim Bray TAPAC
Acting & Drama
  • Tuesdays, to
    06:00 pm - 07:00 pm
$215
Tim Bray Theatre Company, Lucy Dawber, Millie Hanford

Tim Bray Theatre Company's youth theatre classes offer a fun and varied programme where students can develop their creativity, performance techniques and confidence.

The creative talents of students are nurtured in order for them to grow as actors and as communicators.

Led by tutors from Tim Bray Theatre Company, this programme also invites guest teachers from the theatre industry to introduce specific skills to students.

For more information visit www.timbray.org.nz

 

Teaching artist

Tim Bray Theatre Company TAPAC

Tim Bray Theatre Company

Established 30 years ago, Tim Bray Theatre Company is recognised as Auckland's leading theatre for children and is administered by The Operating Theatre Trust, a registered charitable trust. Founder Tim Bray  is the best-selling playwright for children in New Zealand and has been awarded a Queen’s Service Medal for services to children and theatre. 

Teaching artist

Lucy Dawber

Lucy Dawber

Teaching Artist

Lucy is an actor, theatre maker and writer with a Bachelor of Performing arts from Toi Whakaari NZ Drama school. Since graduating from Drama school in 2019, Lucy has devised/written and performed in four original pieces of theatre, the latest of which is a solo show scheduled to perform at the Basement theatre in September 2022. Alongside performing in her own written work, she regularly performs with her award winning improv group ‘Bullrush’. Lucy also took part in a country wide tour for Life Education in 2020, traveling around schools and working with children all over the country. She has training in many performance areas including: skills for screen, devising skills, accents, physical theatre, stage combat, script analysis, script writing and clowning.

Teaching artist

Millie Hanford

Millie Hanford

Millie is an experienced drama and improvisation tutor who has led a variety of drama and improvisation classes and masterclasses for Christchurch’s Court Theatre since 2016.  Millie spent five years as a member of Court Theatre’s popular Court Jesters improvisation troupe, regularly performing in Scared Scriptless. She has performed in numerous Court Theatre productions. Millie is also a certified dance teaching specialising in Jazz, Tap and Ballet, having gained BAL Tap Advanced and ADJA Jazz Advanced Two with Honours. She is a graduate of The Actors’ Program 2022 and now currently works with TAPAC, Head Held High and Tim Bray Theatre Company teaching drama throughout Auckland.