Blog - May 2015

Drama Class Weekly Update

29 May

The end of another fun-filled week at The Drama Workshop. We are devising, rehearsing, reviewing, dancing, sharing and celebrating success!  Havelock North: The Players - their awesome play 'Intercept' is really coming along! What fabulous imaginations this group have and it's great to see their acting skills being honed. The Troupe...

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24 MayHaBYT

Gisborne Regional finals for the Rialto Channel 48 hrs furious film making competition. HaBYT awarded best editing - thanks to the expertise of Warren Elliott and Ben Sutherland from 2e media.  Also awarded Runners-Up for the region! We have won $150 from Wingnut Productions and $150 from NZFC. This will go towards the next combined project...

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Heads Up

24 MayHeads Up

The 2014 Heads Up documentary is well on the way to completion with 2e Media. We are searching now for a suitable venue to show this two-part doco and for a film distribution company to pick it up and run with it!  We will also be entering it into documentary festivals and competitions. More to come on this!

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Over the Top – An ANZAC Play

24 MayThe Drama Workshop

CONGRATULATIONS to the Cast and Crew of Over the Top, written by Amanda Jackson and directed by Daniel Betty. This play was performed at the Napier City Council Chambers and toured to schools in Napier in April 2015. On ANZAC Day the cast and crew attended the Napier Dawn Service and then met with members of the Napier RSA for a cuppa and chat...

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Staff Development at NOW

20 MayExpertease

Check out the photos of our most recent workshops with the customer service team at NOW - Hawke's Bay's cheeky little telco! We run a monthly workshop based on building communication, keeping the customer in mind and developing an even stronger team focus.

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48 hrs Film Festival

15 MayHaBYT

We made it! We are finalists in the Regional Finals for the Rialto Channel 48 hrs furious film-making competition. We have also been nominated for five awards: Best rising talent, Best Director, Best Editing, Best use of character (Harper Harrison), Best script. The finals are in Gisborne on Sat 23 May.        

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