On Tuesday afternoon, Max got the Far Far Away workshop off to a fun start with the ball and name game : you throw a ball to someone in the group, but you have to say their name first - it's a good way for people to get to know each other. Then Max explained to us all how, when we make a radio play, we create the sound ...
The young actors this Tuesday were introduced to how to record a radio play. The start of the session involved a couple of ice -breakers and warm ups that involved “The sun shines on me”. Which gave our young actors inspiration and energy for the rest of the workshop.
Beforehand, Max, our facilitator who led the ...
Voice actor and radio producer Jack led this week’s workshop. Jack and Abi devised a word game, which involved saying a sentence with various emotions. The exercise involved every one sitting round the table and being split into two groups. One group was A and the other group was B. Each person from each group had to ...
This week saw the second part of our fascinating workshops with voice actor and radio producer Jack. In last week’s session, Jack took us through lots of top tips on how to use a mic and showed us examples of different genres of radio programs and a video of a working recording studio to give the Far Far Away voice ...
This play was created during Far Far Away's Summer in The City, August 2016.
The young people wrote the play together with the facilitator Karim Flint and recorded and created the sound effects together with their sound engineer facilitator Max Graef.
We hope you're doing well. We've been busy preparing for the start of Reimagining Goldfinger and have some great updates for you on what we've been up to so far.
On the 10th and 24th of July 2016 we held our first youth and resident's consultation sessions for Reimagining ...
Yes exciting indeed!
Youth led projects focusing on the distinguished history of Cheltenham Estate (comprises Trellick Tower and Edenham Way) designed by Goldfinger himself. No not the James Bond movie with the all too famous line "A martini. Shaken, not stirred".
It's no secret that estates have a ...
Exploring the vision behind Trellick Tower’s iconic estate
Goldfinger’s vision, which celebrates its 50th birthday this year, has come to symbolise Brutalism. Commissioned by London County Council, the estate replaced the sub-standard late 19th century housing and embodies the best ideas at the time for low cost ...
Our Talent Sharing 12 July 2016
This week was an exciting one as we performed our talent sharing showcase. Each participant had chosen a talent or skill at the beginning of the block, worked on it and shaped it into a piece and on Tuesday shared it with their peers, family, friends and the Kensal House and SPID ...