I can’t quite believe how busy everything has become – but also how quickly the first part of the academic year has flown by! The Christmas show was a success! The performances by all were well received with some clearly stand out character work amongst some. I’m so thankful for those who helped with the […]Read more "Term 1 down and into term 2 – a retrospective "
i can’t quite believe how quickly the term has gone. I’m already a quarter of the way in the academic year. It’s now the count down to Christmas! The Halloween party was hailed a success – and we made £200. A great achievement all round! I’m getting there with student names – although the first […]Read more "Half way through term 1"
so the bathway site has started to be linked to first year blogs… Out of around 30 students there are only around 6 link. That’s 20 percent… I wonder how long it will take to become 100 percent. In other news the October fundraiser – Halloween party – is underway. Do buy your tickets!Read more "Blogs and parties "
On Friday I u dear took additional health and safety training. I know what your thinking… Dull… It got into a large discussion around the nature of teaching and students. The HSE (health and Safety executive) say you can can do most things if you are ‘competent’. Where competence is defined as having: training, skills, […]Read more "Health and Safety Training"
I’ve spent the day at PLASA’s rigging conference. It’s day one of two days at PLASA, the second is tomorrow’s trade show where i’ll be meeting Ed to cost up purchases for Bathway, so we can figure out what our spending priorities will be over the next five years. Today however has been about safety […]Read more "PLASA RIGGING CONFERENCE"
Yesterday was a puppet day! A day for making puppets. I have to admit that I haven’t had quite as much fun at work for along time. Pictures coming soon… 4 puppets made – a wooden bird This works by pulling a rope, which pulls the wings down. A bungee then springs the wings […]Read more "Puppets for Pippa"
This marks the fourth week of me at Bathway and the first day on site for many of our first years. It’s been a busy day all things considered. A health and safety meeting first thing with cake and coffee that was jovial rather than dry followed by a quick whip round the theatre to […]Read more "Induction week – it all begins"