Training & Learning
Graeae champions creative platforms for Deaf and disabled artists, children and young people through our productions, training and creative learning projects. Read more...
We have a strong track record in working inclusively and collaboratively across a range of training and learning environments. Our projects encourage children and young people to be curious, creative and ambitious.
To get involved or find out more information contact our Creative Learning Director Jodi-Alissa Bickerton on firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Paradis Files – what inspires you?
Maria Theresia von Paradis inspired the team at Graeae and now we want to know what inspires you? It could be a place, a person or even yourself. Send us your inspirations to the Von Paradis Exhibition and have your work displayed online. What do you have to do? On an A4 piece of […]Find out more
Love Letters from a Caravan Holiday
Alongside the production of Kerbs, we offered creative workshops to the local community and produced a nation-wide installation of Love Letters. Follow on Instagram to see the full collection.Find out more
Paper Plum Studios – Queensmill Residency 2021
This autumn we explored musical theatre with a group of brilliant students from Queensmill School.Find out more
Let Me Be
Let Me Be is a new digitally-delivered course created by 1623 theatre company and Graeae to develop your theatre-making skills. Apply now!Find out more
We offered free online training & wellbeing workshops for Deaf & disabled creatives during the pandemic.Find out more
How Do We Do Drama Now?
It’s a question secondary school teachers have been asking us, and we have been asking ourselves since the world turned upside down under the pandemic.Find out more
BEYOND – Graeae’s bespoke Artist Development programme
Since launching Beyond in July 2020, 46 Deaf and disabled artists have signed up to the programme. We are delighted that it’s had this response, and that our theatre partners across the North, North East, West of England and the East Midlands have been able to help support a wide range of artists in developing their careers and creating new work.Find out more
Launching a new generation of Deaf and disabled theatre makers, creatively supported and accredited by Rose Bruford College.Find out more
One Under Workshop Programme
What Connects Us? is a unique creative workshop programme linked to the tour One Under, written by Winsome Pinnock and produced by Graeae and Theatre Royal Plymouth.Find out more
This Is Not For You Education Programme
With the centenary of WW1 making its mark across the world and especially in the UK, Graeae’s Training and Learning department developed an education programme alongside the outdoor performance This Is Not For You.Find out more
The Rollettes present Babushka’s Winter Adventure
The Rollettes performed an adaptation of the Babushka folk-tale using a combination of beautiful aerial work, storytelling, music and their unique humour in 2017.Find out more
Protest Song Hub
As part of Reasons To Be Cheerful 2017, Graeae called upon singers and songwriters from across the globe to raise their voices for freedom and compose, record and submit Protest Songs that spoke to the struggles of the 21st century.Find out more
Deck the Stalls
In 2016, Graeae’s unique wheelchair dancing troupe, the Rhinestone Rollers, a group of young artists rolled out their own show.Find out more
‘People will watch us do this (performing) and believe that we ‘Deaf young people’ can do anything’Find out more
– Student, J.S. Academy, Karachi, Pakistan
Hackney Youth Theatre
Hackney Partnership Youth Theatre perform during February half-term each year. It is run in partnership with local learning disabled young people, Huddleston Centre and Immediate Theatre.Find out more
“The Graeae artists spent time individually with each student – nobody faded into the background.”Find out more
– Teaching Assistant,Tuke School.
We’re proud to collaborate and work in partnership with a wide variety of partners across the cultural sector, informing our practice and providing many opportunities.Find out more
Production Related Workshops
We deliver education and outreach programmes to groups alongside many of our latest touring productions.Find out more