Level 1 - We start with the basics...
Core training in playback Theatre
We offer this foundation training in various formats. A double weekend intensive, a 4-day residential and non-residential options, a weekly series of evenings or by special arrangement for your group.
Let us know what works for you.
For playbackers who have either done our Core Training already... or are already practising in a group, we welcome you to join the Certificate Training as your next step in deepening into the Playback Theatre work. Lets discuss this. Depending on your current experience you may be able to go straight onto level 3 - the Advanced Practice course. Or top up with some of the Essential topics in preparation for the level 3 intensive.
Our next Core Training will take place on 28-31 July 2018 as a four-day residential intensive at The Claret Centre, Buckden, Cambridgeshire PE19 5TA
In 2019 the Core Training will take place on 22-25 July - again as a four-day residential intensive at The Claret Centre, Buckden, Cambridgeshire PE19 5TA.
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Level 2 - Special topics include...
Residential weekends at the Claret Centre, Buckden, Cambridgeshire PE19 5TA
From supper at 6pm on Friday to Sunday 4pm
nov 2-4: Nuts & bolts of conducting
feb 8-10: music & movement
apr 12-14: facets of the story
MAY 31- Jun 2: attending to the social dimension
Level 3 - Advanced Practice
2018: Jul 28-Aug 3
2019: Jul 22-28
A 7 days/7 nights residential course at The Claret Centre, Buckden, Cambridgeshire PE19 5TA
Deepening the Practice
– reflecting through Playback Theatre, Psychodrama, sociodrama and Action Methods
The Advanced Practitioners Certificate Course
begins with the foundation Level 1 Core Training, followed by Level 2 Special Topic Courses, completed by the Level 3 Advanced Practice 7-day Residential.
Certificate course students will be required to attend at least 90% of course time and complete an essay.
Those who have completed Core Training previously with us or elsewhere, as well as those who have at least six months experience with an active Playback Theatre company can join the certificate programme at the level of the Special Topics.
Talk to us to map out the most suitable training pathway for you in relation to your current experience in Playback Theatre.
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The door opens...
Next steps on completion of the certificate course might include developing your own playback theatre group and performances, taking further advanced level training, eventually completing the CPT-hosted Leadership in Playback Theatre training, and onwards...