This workshop aims to provide teachers with a basic knowledge of what vocal health is and how warm-ups can safeguard this.
- To introduce a range of games and stretches to warm-up the whole body for teachers to use for students.
- To introduce a selection of tongue twisters and voice warm-ups that teachers can teach their students.
- To help teachers understand the importance of vocal health.
Recommended for Drama CCA Teachers-in-charge.
About the Facilitator
A professional theatre practitioner since 1984, Nora Samosir has acted in more than 100 stage productions and also in films and on television. From 2005 to 2020, her two main areas of teaching in Theatre Studies at the National University of Singapore were Voice Studies and Acting in addition to the foundation module of the programme, TS1101 Introduction to Theatre and Performance. From Jan 2021, Nora has been teaching Voice in the BA Acting and BA Musical Theatre programmes at Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore.
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:
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 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!