Developing Students’ Physicality through Le Jeu

  • 23 Nov 2022
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (UTC+08:00)
  • LASALLE College of the Arts
  • 16


  • Requires e-billing
  • Requires e-billing

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'Le Jeu' a French word translates to English which means the Play. This is a workshop focused on finding the pleasure of moving the body through games that originated from the core philosophy of theatre master Philippe Gaulier.

Workshop Objectives:

  • Introducing different theatre games and exercises to activate the student's performing body.
  • Sharing on how to facilitate the games to help develop students' physicality.

Recommended for Drama CCA Instructors.

About the Facilitator

Alvin Chiam Hwee Chin has been actively involved in the scenes of Singapore theatre for more than 25 years. For 6 years he has been working for The Theatre Practice, founded by the late Kuo Pao Kun. In the year 2007, Alvin is awarded the Arts Professional Development Grant from the National Arts Council Singapore and went on pursuing his performing skills in Paris with the great master Philippe Gaulier. In 2009, Alvin graduated with distinction from E’cole Philippe Gaulier. In 2013, Alvin was awarded the NAC Arts scholarship and graduated with a Master Of Arts from Rose Bruford College, United Kingdom.

Funding and Subsidies

Employment and Employability Institute (e2i) Funding

e2i, an initiative of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), aims to support all freelance Drama CCA Instructors with a 50% subsidy for all Level Up! Fest 2022 workshops.

The subsidy is stackable with the SDEA member discount.

Applicants must:

  • Be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Register for the workshop(s) prior to the e2i funding application
  • Not be a MOE Teacher or Staff

Click here to find out more and apply for the subsidy.

Application for e2i funding will close on 20th November 2022.

Tina Sergeant Professional Development Initiative (TSPDI)

In loving memory of the late Christina Sergeant, TSPDI is an SDEA initiative that offers subsidies for members to attend SDEA events, workshops, and masterclasses.

Chosen applicants will receive 50% off the nett invoiced amount (amount after other subsidies) for Level Up! Fest 2022 programmes in funding.

Click here to find out more and apply for the initiative.

Application for TSPDI will close on 11th November 2022, and all successful applicants will be notified by 14th November 2022.

Level Up! Fest 2022: Symposium for Drama CCA Educators

In partnership with the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) and the LASALLE College of the Arts, SDEA presents Level Up! Fest 2022, a two-day symposium for the Drama CCA Instructors and Teachers-in-charge.

Level Up! Fest is SDEA’s platform to recognise, celebrate, and bring focus to the importance of the professional development of the theatre/drama educator.

This year, Level Up! Fest is specially curated for Drama CCA Instructors and Drama CCA Teachers-in-charge to advance capabilities to advance capabilities and develop more holistic Drama CCA experiences for students in today's world.

Gain new knowledge and strategies from nine workshops designed and facilitated by faculty members from NAFA School of Arts Management, Dance & Theatre and LASALLE School of Dance and Theatre. Get inspired by talks conducted by industry leaders. From introductory programmes to in-depth skills development workshops, there is something for everyone!

SDEA Members will be able to enjoy a 20% discount on registration fees as well as apply for the Tina Sergeant Professional Development Initiative (TSPDI) for additional support.

Workshop spaces are limited! Join us in the many opportunities this November for you to Level Up!

SDEA is a Registered Charity from 20 February 2020 and is a recipient of the National Arts Council’s Major Company Scheme
for the period from 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2025

Singapore Drama Educators Association is a registered charity (UEN: T02SS0123G) 
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