Workshops Tuesday

Tuesday Route A (all day) – click here to register
Black Comedy Rehearsal/Performances


Tuesday Route B (all day)  – click here to register
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change Rehearsal  


Tuesday Route C (all day)  – click here to register
The History Boys Rehearsal


Tuesday Route D (all day)  – click here to register
You’re never too old rehearsal 


Tuesday Route E (all day)  – click here to register
Rugby FM Live Broadcast  (The Close) The Festival on The Close takes over Rugby FM for a day! Fancy being a radio presenter? Broadcast live to the world on digital radio and learn the tricks of the trade in this unique workshop with Rugby FM DJ Jason Moss. Then finish your day with a glass of lemonade and a relaxing game of giant chess


Tuesday Route F (all day)  – click here to register
NYJO Rehearsals and performance with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra


Tuesday Route H (all day)  – click here to register
Festmag Journalism Day two of the festival magazine for budding journalists


Tuesday Route I Follow or Rebel  – click here to register
Orienteering (The Close) Design and walk routes around the school
Protest Signs (Geography Schools) Hate the government cuts? Want to save the whales? Hate Protests? Here’s you chance to make a stand!
Model UN (CC Debating Chamber) Represent your country, or someone else’s in the debate over some of the world’s most important issues
Effigy Building (Design) Build an Effigy to be burnt on the last day of the festival


Tuesday Route J It’s All Greek To Me – click here to register
Greek Theatre with the Actors of Dionysus (Armoury 1) Learn the secrets of Greek Theatre Performing with the Actors of Dionysus
Giant Chess (Old Quad) Test your mind on a whole new scale
Spectroscopy in a Suitcase It’s a suitcase, with some awesome spectrometry science
Origami (Maths Classroom) An opportunity to see scale factors and algorithms in action!


Tuesday Route K Rhyme & Slime  – click here to register
Effigy Building (Design) Build an Effigy to be burnt on the last day of the festival
Slime Making (Chemistry Dept) Create your different types of slime with our very own mad professor  Songwriting (Music Schools) Create the next #1  in our songwriting workshop
Cèilidh (New Quad) Learn this traditional Gaelic form of dancing


Tuesday Route L Fold & Fling – click here to register
Trebuchet Battle (Caldecott’s)  Build a medieval weapon of war and fire it at the other team
Scrap City (Hillbrow) Create architectural masterpieces out of scrap materials
Origami (Maths Classroom) An opportunity to see scale factors and algorithms in action! Generate intricate origami shapes through following precise instructions and learn an interesting skill
Green Woodwork (The Close) Ever fancied wielding an axe or slamming a maul onto a foe? This is a chance to try your hand at making useful things from trees, one of the oldest technologies in the world!


Tuesday Route M Eff for Fairground – click here to register
Fairground Creations (Macready Workshops) Design and build all the fairground favourites such as ‘Hook a duck’, ‘Splat a Rat’, ‘Coconut Shy’ and any others you can think of
Ultimate Frisbee (Hillbrow)  Try your hand at Ultimate Frisbee
Green Woodwork (The Close) Ever fancied wielding an axe or slamming a maul onto a foe? This is a chance to try your hand at making useful things from trees, one of the oldest technologies in the world!
Graffiti (The Close) Learn from professional graffiti artists how to design and spray your own creations. Don’t worry…you’re allowed


Tuesday Route N Move & Weave – click here to register
Motionhouse Dance Company (Collingwood Sports Hall) Work with internationally renowned company Motionhouse
Willow Weaving (Outside TRR) Work with professional sculptors to create your own piece of art out of willow
Tango (Dance Studio) An exciting opportunity to learn some basic Argentine Tango moves. Learn a short series of steps danced to the Game of Thrones/Skyrim theme. No previous dance experience necessary.
Trebuchet Battles (Caldecott’s) Build a medieval weapon of war and fire it at the other team


Tuesday Route O Find & Fold – click here to register
Protest Signs (Geography Schools) Hate the government cuts? Want to save the whales? Hate Protests? Here’s you chance to make a stand!
Origami (Maths) An opportunity to see scale factors and algorithms in action! Generate intricate origami shapes through following precise instructions and learn an interesting skill.
Mindfulness (Garden Space tbc) Take a moment to yourself in our mindfulness tent
Scrap City (Hillbrow)  Create architectural masterpieces out of scrap materials


Tuesday Route P Spray and Sashay – click here to register
Graffiti (The Close) Learn from professional graffiti artists how to design and spray your own creations. Don’t worry… you’re allowed.
Tango (Dance Studio) An exciting opportunity to learn some basic Argentine Tango moves. Learn a short series of steps danced to the Game of Thrones/Skyrim theme. No previous dance experience necessary.
Trebuchet Battle (Caldecott’s) Build a medieval weapon of war and fire it at the other team
The Trading Game (CJF’s Classroom) An opportunity to negotiate face-to-face deals in the trading pit to maximise your profit.  Acting on behalf of your client you will have to establish contacts, compete for business and act swiftly to generate the highest returns.  A
quick brain and creative bargaining under pressure will be needed to win!


Tuesday Route Q Fling a King – click here to register
Giant Chess (Old Quad) Test your mind on a whole new scale
The Trading Game (CJF’s Classroom) An opportunity to negotiate face-to-face deals in the trading pit to maximise your profit.  Acting on behalf of your client you will have to establish contacts, compete for business and act swiftly to generate the highest returns.  A quick brain and creative bargaining under pressure will be needed to win!
Trebuchet Battle (Caldecott’s) Build a medieval weapon of war and fire it at the other team
Fairground Creations (Macready Workshops) Design and build all the fairground favourites such as ‘Hook a duck’, ‘Splat a Rat’, ‘Coconut Shy’ and any others you can think of.


Tuesday Route R Move or Fold – click here to register
Origami (Maths) An opportunity to see scale factors and algorithms in action! Generate intricate origami shapes through following precise instructions and learn an interesting skill.
Shakespeare on Screen (FLT) The workshop will comprise discussions of some of the Bard’s plays followed by screenings of a few excerpts. The focus will be on exploring the continued relevance and entertainment value of Shakespeare’s drama.
Giant Chess (Old Quad) Test your mind on a whole new scale
Cèilidh (New Quad) Learn this traditional Gaelic form of dancing


Tuesday Route S  Do the write thing – click here to register
Willow Weaving (Outside TRR) Work with professional sculptors to create your own piece of art out of willow.
Nick Parker Writing (JOS Classroom) Your chance to work with professional writer Nick Parker. Hear about his most recent, and extremely funny, book ‘the exploding boy’ and gain insider knowledge about the world of literature
Slime Making (Chemistry) Create your different types of slime with our very own mad professor
Spectroscopy in a Suitcase (Science) It’s a suitcase, with some awesome spectrometry science in it


Tuesday Route T Willow to Power – click here to register
Nick Parker Writing (JOS classroom)  Your chance to work with professional writer Nick Parker. Hear about his most recent, and extremely funny, book ‘the exploding boy’ and gain insider knowledge about the world of literature
Trebuchet Battle (Caldecott’s) Build a medieval weapon of war and fire it at the other team
Protest Signs (Geography Schools) Hate the government cuts? Want to save the whales? Hate Protests? Here’s you chance to make a stand!
Willow Weaving (Outside TRR) Work with professional sculptors to create your own piece of art out of willow


Route U View & Do  – click here to register
Spectroscopy in a Suitcase (Science) It’s a suitcase, with some awesome spectrometry science in it
Black Comedy (Student Performance) (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’
Guerilla Knitting (The Close) Whether you are already a knitter or have never considered knitting, this is your chance to take part in an exciting opportunity to learn and take part in a dynamic knitting project on the close.
Slime Making (Chemistry) Create your different types of slime with our very own mad professor


Tuesday Route V Watch & Listen – click here to register
The Trading Game (CJF’s Classroom) An opportunity to negotiate face-to-face deals in the trading pit to maximise your profit.  Acting on behalf of your client you will have to establish contacts, compete for business and act swiftly to generate the highest returns.  A
quick brain and creative bargaining under pressure will be needed to win!
Black Comedy (Student Performance) (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’
Graffiti (The Close) Learn from professional graffiti artists how to design and spray your own creations. Don’t worry… you’re allowed
Staff Guitar Music (NMR) Guitar music at its very best


Tuesday Route W Move & Make – click here to register
Green Woodwork (The Close) Ever fancied wielding an axe or slamming a maul onto a foe? This is a chance to try your hand at making useful things from trees, one of the oldest technologies in the world!
Black Comedy (Student Performance) (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’
Fairground Creations (Macready Workshops) Design and build all the fairground favourites such as ‘Hook a duck’, ‘Splat a Rat’, ‘Coconut Shy’ and any others you can think of.
Motionhouse Dance Company (CC Sports Hall) Work with internationally renowned company Motionhouse


Tuesday Route X Listen & Watch – click here to register
Slime Making (Chemistry) Create your different types of slime with our very own mad professor
Black Comedy (Student Performance) (Macready Theatre)  Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’
Aerogami (CC Quad) Exploring the meditative art of crafting paper-aeroplanes. Participants will investigate the science behind flight, and be challenged to create their own unique designs in a final competition.
Staff Oboe Music (Memorial Chapel) A outstanding Oboe concert by Katie Potts and Friends


Tuesday Route Y Strum & Darn – click here to register
Guerilla Knitting (The Close) Whether you are already a knitter or have never considered knitting, this is your chance to take part in an exciting opportunity to learn and take part in a dynamic knitting project on the close.
Staff Guitar Music (NMR) Guitar music at its very best
Nick Parker Writing (JOS Classroom)  Your chance to work with professional writer Nick Parker. Hear about his most recent, and extremely funny, book ‘the exploding boy’ and gain insider knowledge about the world of literature
Shakespeare on Screen (FLT) The workshop will comprise discussions of some of the Bard’s plays followed by screenings of a few excerpts. The focus will be on exploring the continued relevance and entertainment value of Shakespeare’s drama.


Tuesday Route Z Tangotastic – click here to register
Tango (Dance Studio) An exciting opportunity to learn some basic Argentine Tango moves. Learn a short series of steps danced to the Game of Thrones/Skyrim theme. No previous dance experience necessary.
Greek Theatre with the Actors of Dionysus (Armoury 1) Learn the secrets of Greek Theatre Performing with the Actors of Dionysus
Black Comedy (Student Performance) (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’
Model United Nations (CC Debating Chamber)  Represent your country, or someone else’s in the debate over some of the world’s most important issues.


Tuesday Route AA  Dance, Dance, Dance – click here to register
Cèilidh (New Quad) Learn this traditional Gaelic form of dancing
Aerogami (CC Quad) Exploring the meditative art of crafting paper-aeroplanes. Participants will investigate the science behind flight, and be challenged to create their own unique designs in a final competition.
Black Comedy (Student Performance) (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’
Tango (Dance Studio) An exciting opportunity to learn some basic Argentine Tango moves. Learn a short series of steps danced to the Game of Thrones/Skyrim theme. No previous dance experience necessary.


Tuesday Route AB Chill & Chuck – click here to register
Mindfulness (Griffin Garden tbc) Take a moment to yourself in our mindfulness tent
Fairground Creations (Macready Workshop) Design and build all the fairground favourites such as ‘Hook a duck’, ‘Splat a Rat’, ‘Coconut Shy’ and any others you can think of.
Black Comedy (Student Performance) (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’
Trebuchet Battle (Caldecott’s) Build a medieval weapon of war and fire it at the other team


Tuesday Route AC Protest & Play – click here to register
Staff Guitar Music (NMR) Guitar music at its very best
Invent Olympics (Hillbrow Astro)  Create your own sport where Rugby was born
Giant Chess (Old Quad) Test your mind on a whole new scale
Protest Signs (Geography Schools) Hate the government cuts? Want to save the whales? Hate Protests? Here’s you chance to make a stand!


Tuesday Route AD Guitars & Greeks – click here to register
Staff Guitar Music (NMR) Guitar music at its very best
Spectroscopy in a Suitcase (Science) It’s a suitcase, with some awesome spectrometry science in it
Motionhouse Dance Workshop (CC Sports Hall) Work with internationally renowned company Motionhouse
Greek Theatre with The Actors of Dionysus (Armoury 1) Learn the secrets of Greek Theatre Performing with the Actors of Dionysus


Tuesday Route AE Oboes & Greeks – click here to register
Staff Oboe Music (Memorial Chapel) A outstanding Oboe concert by Katie Potts and Friends
Effigy Building (Design) Build an Effigy to be burnt on the last day of the festival
Greek Theatre with Actors of Dionysus (Armoury 1) Learn the secrets of Greek Theatre Performing with the Actors of Dionysus
Black Comedy (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’


Tuesday Route AF Scrap and Rap – click here to register
Scrap City (Hillbrow) Create architectural masterpieces out of scrap materials
Songwriting (Music Schools) Create the next #1  in our songwriting workshop
Alice in Wonderland (TRR) Welcome to Wonderland! Travel down the rabbit hole and see the Library transformed! Come along to celebrate your ‘un-birthday’, experience the Mad Hatters tea party, solve the Cheshire Cat’s riddles, join in with puzzles, crafts and more
Orienteering (The Close) Design and walk routes around the school


Tuesday Route AG Debate and Orchestrate – click here to register
Songwriting (Music Schools) Create the next #1  in our songwriting workshop
Model United Nations (CC Debating Chamber) Represent your country, or someone else’s in the debate over some of the world’s most important issues.
Willow Weaving (Outside TRR) Work with professional sculptors to create your own piece of art out of willow.
Black Comedy  (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’


Tuesday Route AH  – click here to register
Aerogami (CC Quad) Exploring the meditative art of crafting paper-aeroplanes. Participants will investigate the science behind flight, and be challenged to create their own unique designs in a final competition.
Graffiti (The Close) Learn from professional graffiti artists how to design and spray your own creations. Don’t worry… you’re allowed.
Effigy Building (Design) Build an Effigy to be burnt on the last day of the festival.
Black Comedy  (Macready Theatre) Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’


Tuesday Route AI Fold and Fro – click here to register
Ultimate Frisbee (Hillbrow)  Try your hand at Ultimate Frisbee
Origami (Maths) An opportunity to see scale factors and algorithms in action! Generate intricate origami shapes through following precise instructions and learn an interesting skill
Orienteering (The Close) Design and walk routes around the school
Nick Parker Writing (JOS Classroom)  Your chance to work with professional writer Nick Parker. Hear about his most recent, and extremely funny, book ‘the exploding boy’ and gain insider knowledge about the world of literature


Tuesday Route AJ We are such stuff as screens are made on – click here to register
Shakespeare on Screen (FLT) The workshop will comprise discussions of some of the Bard’s plays followed by screenings of a few excerpts. The focus will be on exploring the continued relevance and entertainment value of Shakespeare’s drama.
Trebuchet Battle (Caldecott’s) Build a medieval weapon of war and fire it at the other team
Cèilidh (New Quad) Learn this traditional Gaelic form of dancing
Black Comedy (Macready Theatre)Watch this year’s brilliantly funny E & F Block Play ‘Black Comedy’

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