Daily Archive: June 16, 2011


Visitation from Wales

Thursday 16th June, Gloucester Docks In a past life Boatwif used to run a Drama Club for school age youngsters. Routine was all-important. Enter the room, sit in a circle to confirm names and plans, continue with warm-up games…  One favourite warm-up was called “Captain’s Orders”.  In this activity the objective was to react fast to “the Captain” as she / he issued orders: go to port; go to starboard; dance a jig; scrub the decks, etc. It taught participants...