NCEA Resource

Trees, Birds
then People

Based upon Shona McCullagh’s Trees, Birds then People a remarkable piece with music by Gareth Farr, featured in our performance Language of Living.

Language of Living premiered in 2012 and was presented nationally to centres including Tauranga, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Christchurch and Invercargill and additional YEP! workshops and performances will also be available in Hamilton, Te Puke, Nelson and Dunedin during this tour.

This very thorough resource is available as a set which contains: a Teachers Workbook, a Students Workbook, a Language of Living show programme and a DVD with footage of Trees, Birds then People and interviews with the creative collaborators. $150 plus GST for the set.

The Educational Resource covers:

Learning and internal assessment resources for:

  • 1.3 + 1.5 + 1.2
  • 2.4 + 2.7
  • 3.7

Comprehensive learning activities for interpreting, understanding and analysing a dance performance
Teacher workbook with suggested responses and guidance on producing dance for performance assessment

DVD of the work and in-depth interviews with:

  • Choreographer
  • Costume designer
  • Musicians

Additional NCEA relevance for:

  • 2.6 Choreographic processes
  • 3.8 Dance in Aotearoa New Zealand

The resource is $150 plus GST (and postage & packaging).
Please contact [email protected] for more information.