These films show the performances at the national showcase conference at Town Hall Birmingham from the 9 secondary school projects that were delivered as part of The Full English learning programme that took place in the 2013 – 2014 academic year.
Download the case study booklet featuring all the school projects we delivered through The Full English, sharing outcomes and resources.
Case Studies Booklet (pdf)
'love me or kill me'
Challenging dance and theatre inspired by a local folk ballad
The Ballad of Mary Dimoline
Creating a contemporary song cycle from local folklore, music and song
Wild and Wicked Youth
Introducing folk music to inner city teenagers and making it relevant
Down the Wagon Way and The Winlaton Calling On Song
Weaving folk music and traditions in, through and beyond the music curriculum
Valentine and Black Joak
Cotswold morris dance and music as stimuli for GCSE creative work
Exploring folk instruments and South West tunes
Inclusive and challenging folk music for all
The Cruel Ship's Carpenter (excerpt)
Performing a ballad: creating local links, building stories and developing folk music, dance and song
Traditional dance and music with a contemporary feel