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Storytelling ~ Area Schools

See the Primary School and High School (programmes 1 and 2) above for details. A whole school show is available for Y1 to Y12 students. See http://www.gordonhall.co.nz/area.htm

Artist Information

Gordon Hall


Phone: 06 8443856 or 021 2567413

Email: gordon@gordonhall.co.nz


Storytelling since 1988 in high schools and primary schools throughout New Zealand and Australia plus various parts of Canada, USA, UK and Asia.
Drama Teacher at Ballercamean High School in the Isle of Mann 2001.
Author of 'ORACY' a manual on Oral language usage, development and extension

Programme Information

Arts Practice Medium: Drama

Topics or Genres of Expertise: Storytelling

Languages Spoken: English

Target Age Group: Junior Primary, Middle Primary, Senior Primary, Junior Secondary, Senior Secondary

Preferred Group Size: Large (20+)

Regions: National

Space and Resources Required: 5m wide x 2m deep performance space

Indicative Costs:

  • $3 per student

Mode of Delivery: Workshop, Performance

Cultural Context: European, European, Asian, Pasifika, Maori


Specialises in documentary style portraits, generally community-based projects. Exhibited widely in West Auckland and Edinburgh Scotland.
Currently working on picture story project on global democracy, travelled to Argentina to photograph and interview socialist activists.
Excellent communication skills, committed to social justice.
Have experience in running workshops for children, taught darkroom stills. Still using film (anologue), no digital experience.
Work part time at Corban Estate Art Centre as exhibition assistant.
Have an HND in Photography gained in Edinburgh Scotland.
Commissioned to produce portraits most recently by Waitakere City Council.Please visit this website for more details:http://www.ceac.org.nz/exhibitions/past_exhibitions/exhibitions_2006.aspx

Programme Information

Programme Materials Provided for Schools: No

Photos of Relevant Work by This Artist

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