The political satire workshop offers students an engaging and thought-provoking opportunity to explore the world of satire and its role in critiquing contemporary social and political issues. Comedy has a rich history and has been used as a tool for entertainment, subversion, and political commentary throughout the ages. This workshop empowers students to harness the power of satire to address and dissect current social and political topics.
Key elements of the workshop include:
By the end of the workshop, students will have developed a deeper understanding of satire’s historical context and contemporary relevance. They will also have created satirical performances reflecting their perspectives on important social and political issues. This workshop enhances their creative and performance skills and encourages critical thinking and engagement with the world around them.
Devised by: Clint Bolster
Directed by: Clint Bolster
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"In today’s workshop with Clint, I saw my Year 11 Drama students be really pushed to the next level with their understanding of Satire, and the development of their script ideas…His knowledge is excellent, his energy is irresistible, his laughter infectious and the way he inspires the students to take risks in their performances is truly brilliant!"★★★★★