Educator Professional Development Workshops


Aligned to the current QLD curriculum and Australian Professional Standards for Teachers, Playlab Theatre’s PD workshops are designed and facilitated by leading arts- industry professionals. Workshops will focus on practical classroom applications and engage participants in hands-on learning to explore dramatic conventions and strategies for upskilling your teaching practice.

Participants can choose to attend one workshop (half day) or two workshops (full day) on Friday May 19

*if paying through schools’ account an invoice can be provided, workshop spots can also be held prior to payment via 

Private: PD WORKSHOP – Hiding Learning in Laughter

with Dr. Trish Clark-Fookes

Date: Friday 17 May

Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm

Location: Brisbane Powerhouse

Facilitator: Dr. Trish Clark-Fookes

Winner of the 2022 ATYP Foundation Commission, Reboot uses humour and satire to engage with contemporary issues surrounding technology and its impact on young people. Facilitated by expert teaching ... Read more

Private: PD WORKSHOP – Creating Cinematic Theatre

with Nathan Sibthorpe

Date: Friday 17 May

Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Location: Brisbane Powerhouse

Facilitator: Nathan Sibthorpe

Combining the eerie Australian Gothic genre and the magic of screen media, Horizon is an engaging and immersive piece of cinematic theatre. Video Designer Nathan Sibthorpe will explore ... Read more