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Creating Your Own Play at Home

Episode 6: Opening night - You’re a Producer

Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help! 

Anthony and Ivy now experts themselves! They’ve asked lots of questions and now they’re ready to put on their show. Oh no they forgot the audience!! Come along for one last emergency visit back to the Opera House to meet Ali, a producer who knows all about getting people to come and see your show.

Episode 5: Exploring Sound Design

Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help! 

Listen up as sound designers Adam and Greta explain the ways that music, sound effect and foley can add atmosphere and help to tell your story. 

Episode three of House Play will be released on Monday 28 June or head to https://stream.sydneyoperahouse.com/ to watch all six episodes now.

Episode 4: Light up your Stage

Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help! 

Head to the Playhouse theatre for a chat with Sian, a lighting designer who explains all of the different ways that light can be used to build atmosphere, create setting and compliment your set. 

Episode five of House Play will be released on Monday 21 June or head to https://stream.sydneyoperahouse.com/ to watch all six episodes now.

Episode 3: Designing your Set & Costumes

Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help! 

Step into the wardrobe for a chat with James, a set and costume designer to find out a bit more about what clothing, props and scenery can add to a story. 

Episode three of House Play will be released on Tuesday 15 June or head to https://stream.sydneyoperahouse.com/ to watch all six episodes now. 

Episode 2: Acting and Directing

Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help!

Meet Mansoor, an actor and Stefo, a director and learn all about creating believable characters, projecting your voice and most importantly how to take a curtain call. 

Episode 1: Writing your Script

Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home, the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help. 

Travel to Bennelong Point to meet Playwright Kirsty, who gives some tips on starting your play where all plays start - with a script!

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