That’s All Folks

That's All Folks
Duration:
50mins + 10mins Q&A
Suitability:
Grades P - 6
Available Terms:
Terms 3 - 4
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That’s All Folks is a five star-spangled vaudeville show of yesteryear!

From the beautiful to the bizarre, this show features a powerful and charismatic cast of internationally renowned acts from around the world — juggling, acrobalance, bell routines, slapstick, comical routines, musical chairs and more!

The actors skillfully involve the audience, improvising and interacting throughout.  The performance is comprised of separate yet interlinked routines that explore different characters and situations throughout the history of the theatre — looking at both the everyday and the absurd.

The scenes build to a great celebration of life!  The show’s main message is one of play, fun and celebration.  It promises to be exhilarating and mesmerizing for audiences of all ages.

Learning Areas:

The Arts (Drama)

Strands: Developing understanding of practices

Responding to and interpreting artworks

General Capabilities

Critical and Creative Thinking

  • Express ideas, concepts, thoughts and feelings creatively
  • Consider and evaluate motivations, intentions, influences and biases
  • Offer and receive effective feedback

Ethical Understanding

  • Apply skills in reasoning, empathy and imagination
  • Make judgements about actions and motives

Personal and Social Capability

  • Initiative
  • Confidence
  • Resilience
  • Adaptability
  • Empathy

Style/Form:

  • Vaudeville
  • Commedia dell’Arte
  • Mask
  • Traditional and Contemporary Clowning
  • Melodrama
  • Visual Theatre
  • Physical Theatre
  • Physical Comedy
  • Circus
  • Non-verbal communication and Mime
  • Improvisation and Slapstick

Devised by: Clint Bolster.

Pricing
$6.60 per student. $990 minimum (120 students)

All prices include GST

Staging Requirements:

  • An indoor venue guarantees a better and more intimate performance
  • Outdoor venue need minimum of one wall
  • 5x5m wide space (no power outlet is required)

5 Stars! – The students loved the performance and thought it was extremely entertaining!. They loved the characters and especially enjoyed the references to local areas! Is is a fabulous opportunity for students to experience live theatre in a way that they can relax, be themselves and feel that they are just as important as the performers on stage!

- Beaudesert State High School, QLD