Author Archives: Gabi Maddocks

Drama on ZOOM!

As someone who has been teaching drama for 25 years, it’s quite exciting developing a brand new skill – if you had asked me 6 months ago whether I thought online drama classes would work, I would have been very skeptical… but needs must! And I’m actually really enjoying connecting with my students via a […]
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Classes suspended during Corona outbreak… and plans to move online instead!

While schools are closed we are not able to run any face to face classes. We miss our students very much, and want to do whatever we can to keep them educated and entertained during this strange and difficult time. We are planning some exciting online classes using ZOOM so please stay in touch with […]
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Our Very Own Festival of Speech & Drama

Since setting up The Playing Space in 2008, we had always entered our students into the local Speech and Drama Festival, which most of them had really enjoyed. However, there were problems that I couldn’t fix, as festivals are run in a very particular way, and are not necessarily that great at changing. I knew […]
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