Learning and fun-filled weekend at British Council with talks, workshops and play
As British Council completes 70 years in India, it is celebrating the milestone moment with people of Bangalore by hosting an array of enriching workshops and talks on 11th and 12th August, 2018. From exciting sessions on the Aesop’s Fables for children to inspiring workshops, talks on Women at workplace and gender inclusion with Dr. Anjali Hazarika (author, leadership coach and facilitator) and a play ‘Photograph 51’ by Anna Zeigler, an American playwriter, the weekend is packed with exciting activities for all age groups.
Workshop on Theatrical Storytelling for children (11th August, 2018, 11:00 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
This dramatized story session based on “The Blue Jackal” from Aesop’s Fables is sure to delight children who takeaway a strong moral as well. The session is for 3-6 years olds and is going to be an enriching experience.
Workshop on presentation and negotiation skills (11th August, 2018 , 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.)
British Council has also come up with workshops for the modern day professionals, with a focus on techniques for effective presentation delivery and building confidence for them to be more successful with their business communication at the workplace.
Walk The Talk – Women, Work, Equity & Effectiveness (11th August, 2018 , 5:30 p.m. onwards)
This is a talk session by Dr. Anjali Hazarika where she will be speaking on various dimensions of Equality, Diversity & Inclusion. Under the subject theme, the role each one of us – employers, governments, NGOs , women & men themselves – can play in creating change & our participation in the emergence of a more equal world.
Photograph 51 (12th August, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)
This is an award winning play being produced for the first time in India, which builds on the events that triggered the break-through discovery.
Code Breakers – Workshop on literature for Children (12th August, 2018 , 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)
This workshop focuses on how to send and receive messages in codes, for children. It is being facilitated by Shreya Biswas – a trained storyteller and a firm believer in the power of stories, she has an amazing ability to make an instant connection with children.
There is something for every age group to take away from the activities providing an access to creativity and connecting through arts. So, come and celebrate the inspiring journey with knowledge, fun and entertainment at the British Council this weekend.