We invite students to experiment, express themselves and get excited by a Creative Learning Program that mixes the playful with the profound and the purposeful. With the support of the Education Department and Fogarty Foundation, we create a curriculum-linked and outcomes-based program of discounted performances, free workshops, masterclasses, mentorships and hands-on activities that have learning at their heart.
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We place learning and young people at the heart of our festival. Our Creative Learning strategy is here.
Perth Festival collaborates with local, national and international artists in an Creative Learning Program that is innovative, exciting and unique. We are create opportunities for students to work with the best artists and creators from around the world, building skills through meaningful collaborations. We invite students to experiment & play. To express themselves and get excited by a Creative Learning Program that mixes the playful with the profound and the purposeful.
Our annual program includes discounted performances, free workshops, masterclasses, mentorships and hands-on activities. Our programs embed the arts across all areas of the Western Australian curriculum, ensuring the curriculum engages and has relevance for all students.
Words and stories will young minds on Schools Day. Join local, national and international writers for an array of workshops, intimate encounters and in-depth discussions examining the world in which we live. From big names to terrific emerging talents, primary and secondary students will have the unique opportunity to meet authors, illustrators, and storytellers of all forms, tackle big questions and consider big answers.
Schools Day showcases the best international, national and local writers and illustrators. It’s an unmissable opportunity for students to hear, learn, and create. Schools Day will inform, excite and inspire your students as they connect and engage with literature. Join us for a day of celebrating ideas, imagination and inquiring minds.
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The Partner Schools program provides students with opportunities to watch connect with and learn from the world’s leading visionary artists. Our Partner Schools for 2018 – 2020 are Dianella Secondary College, Gilmore College and Swan View Senior High School.