Burnie High School

Students inspired to act out dreams

Actor Joe Clements watches on as students Zima Anderson-McLachlan (left) and Nekeishah Carey rehearse their parts for yesterday's final performance.  Picture: Meg Windram, The Advocate.

Inspired Burnie High School and Marist Regional College students acted out their interpretation of Martin Luther King's "I have a dream speech" on the last day of their NIDA workshop yesterday.

The five-day workshop, where 24 high school students learnt about acting through a range of games and improvisation, was facilitated by television star Joe Clements, of Home and Away, Neighbours and Blue Heelers fame.

Read the full story on The Advocate website.

Story by Emily Woods, The Advocate