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1.00 to 3.00 Mondays from 4 February This will be like the casting of a play, where all try different parts. A short talk about characters, set, setting, costumes and period. After the reading “actors” will discuss how they think the “character” should be played. We could try a little acting on the 2nd reading. We will use one-act plays as much as possible (1/2 hour). Old and modern plays, comedy and drama, and some plays the leader done in the past. Our…Find out more »
11.45 to12.30 Tuesdays from 5 February for 8 weeks Not for total beginners, you will need to know how to tune your ukulele and have some idea of how simple chords are formed. We will cover a little bit of basic theory and some advice on understanding tablature, “post codes” and how to practice so that you improve your ability and confidence The class will run for 45 mins, finishing in time for everyone to have a break before the…Find out more »
12.45 to 3.00 Tuesdays On-going group.
This is more a jam session than a class.
You will improve your playing and pick up tips. Anyone with some experience is welcome; we have a variety of levels of skill from almost beginners to some more experienced, but none of us is expert.
10.00 to 11.30 Wednesdays 6 sessions from 20 February 'Modernism’ was an art movement which arrived in Australia after Federation and has come to affect much of the work of Australian artists since that time. In this course we will consider ‘Modernism’ in relation to the social and political events of this period of Australian history. The course will be delivered by multimedia presentations, archival art materials and, hopefully, robust discussion. You do not have to be an artist to…Find out more »
9.00 to 12.00, Thursdays, 18 sessions, weekly from 2 August.
The course will take place in a fully equipped pottery studio, and will introduce you to various techniques in hand-building your pot, the potter’s wheel, decoration and glazing of pots and loading and firing the kiln.
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