Immerse Drama Workshops & Parties for Kids in Melbourne
Drama classes for all ages, Incursions and Parties in Melbourne, Immerse Drama has everything for your budding drama star.
At Immerse Drama, kids will embark on a creative adventure, exploring different themes, places and stories.
With improvisation, role play, traditional narratives, music and fun and games, kids will love these drama classes and workshops perfect for ages 4yrs-11yrs.
The focus in these classes is on improving Confidence, Communication and Collaboration skills and immersion in Creativity.
The children are encouraged to explore their own ideas, whilst being guided in the sessions with the aim to working towards performance work.
Drama Classes for Kids in Melbourne
Immerse Drama classes run as After School Sessions (ages 4 – 11), currently in Ripponlea and Elwood, and for Drama Dot’s (Ages 3 – 5) there are classes in Highett and Brighton at the Rokabye stores.
Incursions also run in Early Learning Centre’s and Primary, and are expanding this to work with younger ages for under 3’s.
There are also fun Drama and Games Children’s Parties, available at your home or booked location.
Skills developed at Immerse Drama
Immerse Drama sessions focus on creative play, building confidence, collaborating and communicating. Kids will develop the following skills:
- Concentration, memory and focus skills
- Voice projection
- Mindfulness techniques
- Physical development and movement skills
- Theatre and performance techniques
- Working on and behind the camera
- Audition Techniques
- Monologues and scene work
- Improvisation skills
- Emotional awareness, intelligence and empathy
- Making friends, and having fun!
About the Founder
Gemma Flannery (Founder), is an Actor, born in Blackburn in the North of England, and studied Contemporary Theatre at Manchester Metropolitan University.
She has performed in 24/7 Theatre festival in Manchester, Fringe festival, Orlando and more recently wrote, directed and performed in her own play Digging Deep, which she took with her on her move to Australia and staged this at Fringeworld.
“I am a confident, passionate teacher and love the benefits drama can have as an exploration of our creative minds and enhancing our social development.
I am also work as an actor and director and use this in my work to demonstrate approaches and techniques.
I love designing and planning sessions, either writing my own material, exploring literature and finding new exercises.
Although my specialty is drama, I have studied physical, basic dance, music and comedy workshops.
I believe activities through the arts can be life-changing and open eyes and minds in unexpected ways. The best part of my job is seeing the development of those in my class”
Ripponlea, Elwood, Highett, Brighton, Rokabye Stores
Immerse School Holiday Workshops
Each school holidays in Melbourne, Immerse Drama hold School Holiday Drama Workshops
This Summer there are 1 hour, half and full day options available for ages 4 – 12yrs.
Your budding star can unleash their creative energy and let their imaginations run wild, as they explore a different theme and story each week, with prop making and crafts and costumes to get dressed up in!
1st week – Monday 11th – Wednesday 13th January
2nd week – Monday 18th – Wednesday 20th January
Rokabye 399, Bay St, Brighton