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Workshops with FRANTIC ASSEMBLY

  • The Menomonee Club Drucker Center 1535 North Dayton Street Chicago, IL, 60642 United States (map)

Join our adult ensembles for a day as we work with the UK based company Frantic Assembly for a day of physical theater workshops. These devising and physicality workshops will enable participants to experience Frantic Assembly's unique to processes to
create new work. 

A typical workshop includes:
• Warm up
• Team building and trust exercises
• Skills building activity (such as lifting techniques)
• Creative devising tasks
• Cool down and Q&A

All exercises are designed to increase physical confidence and creativity. You can read more about our previous workshops with Frantic Assembly on the blog

Two Sessions to Choose From: 10am-12pm or 1pm-3pm or join us for the full day! 

Enrollment: open to adults ages 22+ with Down syndrome or other developmental differences

Cost: $30 per workshop or $50 for the full day (financial assistance is available) 

Note: these sessions require a fair amount of physical activity. Participants must come dressed in clothing suitable for movement. Please wear trainers or clean gym shoes. No jeans, skirts, or jewelry. 


MORE ABOUT OUR GUESTS

  Frantic Assembly  is an internationally renowned, UK based theatre company led by co-founder and Artistic Director Scott Graham. Celebrated for its accessible and collaborative approach, Frantic Assembly has created award-winning work of breath-taking physical dynamism and emotional eloquence. Frantic Assembly are world leaders in devised and collaborative theatre. The Frantic method of devising liberates creative potential and builds confidence in performers, students and teachers. Frantic Assembly are the company behind the Tony Award-nominated choreography in Broadway’s  The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.  

Frantic Assembly is an internationally renowned, UK based theatre company led by co-founder and Artistic Director Scott Graham. Celebrated for its accessible and collaborative approach, Frantic Assembly has created award-winning work of breath-taking physical dynamism and emotional eloquence. Frantic Assembly are world leaders in devised and collaborative theatre. The Frantic method of devising liberates creative potential and builds confidence in performers, students and teachers. Frantic Assembly are the company behind the Tony Award-nominated choreography in Broadway’s The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. 

Earlier Event: September 11
Adult Ensemble Fall 2018
Later Event: October 6
Residency with FRANTIC ASSEMBLY