Category: Blog

Theatre in education comes with its own rewards

Make a difference to the lives of thousands of young people… Finding regular paid work as a young actor can be tough. You finish drama school full of confidence, ready to take the world by storm. You apply for your first role which you know you would be perfect for, only to find there are… Read more »

What it’s like to be a TiE Actor

Working as a TiE actor takes a certain sort of person… This week our Smashed team will have driven over 1200 kilometres across Victoria in the Gibber van. They’ve stayed overnight in 5 different towns and visited 9 schools, performing for around 1300 year 8/9 students. None of their audiences chose to watch their play,… Read more »

Who are the Gibber Actors?

Have you ever wondered what its like to work as an actor in theatre in education? By the end of this academic year Gibber Australia will have delivered 978 educational performances, engaging 137,000 students across 4 states and territories. We couldn’t achieve these impressive numbers without the hard work and dedication of our fantastic actor/… Read more »

How Gibber supports water efficiency through Theatre in Education

Innovative Theatre in Education  Gibber work with key organisations within the water industry to support greater water efficiency and educate future customers through memorable learning experiences using innovative Theatre in Education (TiE). This post looks at why TiE is an effective method for engaging with young people to deliver key water saving messages in an… Read more »

A change to traditional training: what to expect in Drama Based Training

A change to traditional training: what to expect in Drama Based Training If you have responsibility for organising learning events and team building training, you might find it difficult trying to arrange something suitable that mixes learning with fun. If you’re looking for an enjoyable, refreshing alternative to traditional training, Drama Based Training (DBT) could… Read more »