Shows for Schools – Whoosh Sensorium | BREC

Whoosh!

Run Time 60 minutes no interval
Price From $15 per student no bf
Presented By BREC, Sensorium Theatre & Performing Lines WA

Suitable for children with disabilities and autism aged 5+
14 children plus their carers, for a maximum of 28 people per show
Teacher Resources Available
PreTour Visits

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Wednesday
15 May 2019
10:00 am
Wednesday
15 May 2019
1:00 pm
Thursday
16 May 2019
10:00 am
Thursday
16 May 2019
1:00 pm
Friday
17 May 2019
10:00 am
Friday
17 May 2019
1:00 pm
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Hop on board our spaceship to Whoosh into outer space!

Whoosh! is a new interactive multi-sensory adventure that puts children with disabilities in the Captain’s chair! Created by pioneering theatre makers Sensorium Theatre, this unique performance is suitable for children with a broad range of access needs, including those with multiple and complex needs and those on the autism spectrum.

Are you a pilot, navigator or maybe you’re an engineer? Choose your role before we WHOOSH our spaceship across the galaxy. Pilot the ship when we make an emergncy landing on the mysterious Planet X! What strange adventures await on this amazing alien planet?

Perth based Sensorium Theatre, created in 2007 by co-Artistic Directors Michelle Hovane and Francis Italiano, is Australia’s only company creating work for young audiences with multiple and complex disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. From the team behind Oddysea Sensorium Theatre bring their brand new show. With an impressive set and pioneering use of technology, including a digital app to deliver the preparatory material, this is Sensorium Theatre’s most ambitious production to date.

Cast & Team

Artistic Directors Michelle Hovane & Francis Italiano
Assistant Director Bec Bradley
Performers Jamie David, Michelle Hovane, Francis Italiano & Daisy Sanders
Composer/Sound Designer Jamie David
Digital Technology Designer Steve Berrick
Set Designer Matthew McVeigh
Dramaturg James Berlyn
Costume Designer Cherie Hewson
Produced by Performing Lines WA

Teacher’s Resources

A digital app with exclusive content about the show including songs, characters, stories and games is available to assist in familiarising students with the show before they attend.

PreTour Visit

A member of Sensorium Theatre Company will visit schools with bookings for the show in February and introduce teachers to the resources.

Bookings
To register your interest in our PreTour Visits or request the Teacher’s Resources contact education@bunburyentertainment.com or phone 08 9792 31111

The company has a wonderful rapport with their audiences and meets every individual right where they are …

Peg Schuler-Armstrong, Lincoln Center Education

Professional Learning Workshop - Awakening the Senses

Get ready to explore the senses with this 90-minute workshop presented by Sensorium Theatre. Suitable for teachers, educational assistants, artists and carers of people with disabilities. Like to find out more or reserve your place on the workshop?