Retreat Days and Information for Parents
God's Awesome Planet!
RISE Theatre are visiting Our Lady and St Edward's in October 2023 and will provide the opportunity for the whole school to participate in their exciting new day 'God’s Planet'.
‘God’s Planet' features original songs written by singer-songwriter Charley Pinfold, video workshops with songs and dramatic actions taught by the RISE team, a 3 hour art activity pack for teacher facilitated sessions, all culminating in an exhilarating interactive show for the whole school to join in.
Get ready for blast off!
Each child becomes part of story, joining our character Kit on an exciting journey around planet earth - from the cold peaks of Antarctica, the depths of the sea, to the multicoloured rainforest and the never ending awe of outer space!
All of the school will take get to take part in fun creative art activities, with simple step-by-step guides provided by the RISE team in advance, for each teacher to facilitate on the day. In-between classroom art activities, EYFS, KS1 & KS2 will join together for a rehearsal in the hall to learn original songs and dramatic actions facilitated by the RISE team, ready for the afternoon show. The RISE team will be on hand to coordinate the day, working together with your school to create a memorable performance.
God's epic universe!
The day is based on God the Creator (Genesis 1) with the interactive show exploring and discovering the awe and beauty in God's creation and how we are a part of God's beautiful creation - fearfully and wonderfully made!