moving voice & art

moving voice & art

In Chalk and Higham we have been using our voices, not only to make unusual sounds, but to tell stories with a twist and turn. The introduction of instruments, used as prompts or sound effects has added a different dynamic to the stories, moving from scary to western and romantic to sci-fi.  Tania has explored with us…

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in the moment again

Today everyone wore blue. This made our mirroring and following activity extra special for the Go Pro (a clever bit of equipment that takes a photo every ten seconds). Everyone took a chance to lead and follow then we all danced in unison, not knowing who was our leader. It was fantastic to see everyone…

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in the moment

in the moment

This morning everyone felt tired and weary and with this weather slightly cold.  Rebecca and Wendy definitely got everyone up and moving with their stimulating art and dance activities. Lots of improvisation, mirroring and prop movements followed by duet Chinese whisper drawing definitely warmed the whole group. By the end of the session expressions of being…

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breath & chinese whisper chain drawing

breath & chinese whisper chain drawing

Wendy experimented asking everyone to breath and draw at the same time to capture the breath.  It would seem that this was exhausting and May asked if she could take a breather.   May sat and breathed and others moved with her and drew.  At the end of the session we all expressed how we were…

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