Past Projects

Balranald Circus Presents ‘Sideshow’

Balranald Circus Presents ‘Sideshow’

The Balranald Circus is at it again! Come and join us this Saturday, 13th December at Greenham park in Balranald, from 7pm to watch the wonderful SIDESHOW creations of the young people of Balranald Cenral School, under the watchful eyes of Bec Cooen and Scott McBurnie.

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Illuminate Theatre Making Toolkit

Illuminate Theatre Making Toolkit

Illuminate: Theatre Making Toolkit Outback Theatre for Young People have developed a toolkit and associated video documentary, informed by Illuminate Stage 2 in 2013, a celebratory theatre project, engaging young people and their communities from across the Wakool Shire of NSW. Young people were mentored by OTYP artists, in all aspects of the documentary making process. This is the resulting toolkit; an accessible living resource that supports creative learning technologies, and clearly articulates the theatre making process. This project was made possible through support from Arts NSW, Regional Arts NSW and the Australia Council. Illuminate Toolkit Documentary [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3ixId5_K9o[/youtube] Illuminate Toolkit [...]

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What is Alive and Kicking?

On October 15, ’12,  the young people of Hay showed off their talents with the final performance of Alive and Kicking. For over 20 weeks young people explored theatre, dance, animation, film, photography and story development…weaving together historic photographs, press articles, interviews with older generations.

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What is Illuminate?

What is Illuminate?

Illuminate is a celebratory theatre project designed to bring young people together from the isolated townships of the Wakool Shire of NSW. This project will work with participants to create art that reflects the strengths, and encourages the resilience, of the communities they belong to. Each two-week intensive will create its own distinct outcome, but also generate ideas, themes and frameworks for a large-scale visual theatre work, which will be produced at the end of the second stage in 2013; and will see each community feeding into one performance outcome that will tour the communities in the Shire. For more [...]

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What is Secret Places: The Connections project?

In 2011/12 OTYP in partnership with Powerhouse Youth Theatre produced and created joint works of theatre which were later performed by young people in Griffith and its sister city, Fairfield, in Sydney.  The project was about theatrical pen-palling. Creating new dynamic theatre works across large geographical, cultural and social differences.

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