Many valued clients over the past eight years have given us a unique perspective on the challenges of workplace learning and communication. Here is a small selection of projects from the past twelve months:
BoE Private Clients
Journey to 2010 Ambush Theatre/Print and Design/Web Campaign
For the last three years we’ve worked with BoE Private Clients, generating ideas and interventions which bring alive key communication objectives within the business. We have crafted a range of interactive online experiences as well as ambush theatre and film for national conferences and roadshows.
Western Cape Liquor Board
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Radio Advertisements and Public Theatre
Having worked with this subject for five years, we developed radio ads in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa and placed them on air. As part of an integrated campaing, we, also secured radio interviews and produced attention-grabbing, interactive whole-day performances, using masks and improvisation, in shopping malls.
Future Leaders Conference Playback Theatre
With partners Bonfire, we produced a keynote intervention for this innovative conference, creating a space for storytelling and sharing around key business issues that was lighthearted yet impactful and valuable.
World Aids Day 2009 Fake TV crews, edited video…
Using fake TV cameras and mics, our crews simultaneously interviewed hundreds of Sanlam employees around the country to discover how they felt about their company’s efforts regarding HIV – what they liked, and what they wanted more of. Real footage was edited into an 10 minute DVD document for orientation purposes.
City of Tshwane (Pretoria)
Wellness Programme Industrial Theatre and Comic
After weeks of fieldwork getting to understand the issues involved, we launched an industrial theatre campaign at work depots across region, in Sotho, English and Afrikaans. The show was supported by a dedicated HIV-testing themed comic co-created with Strika Communications (producers of Supastrikers in Sunday Times.)
Commission Restructure DVD Broadcasts
We scripted, shot and edited five 12-minute episodes for internal broadcast (one per month) – a Western featuring wild insurance brokers who have to lay down their weapons and embrace non-violent sales and service practices in a changing world.
Commission Restructure Forum Theatre
Managers got a chance to practise difficult conversations regarding the effects of powerful new legislation with staff in a forum theatre environment, equipping them with key conversational strategies to smooth a profound workplace transition.
Raise the Roof Conference Video
Working closely with the internal communications team, we crafted six powerful short films on aspects of the challenges and opportunities facing the business.
Cover2Go Street Theatre
Launching a next-generation insurance product on the streets of Umtata, we made an interactive taxi which got members of the public dancing the conga in taxi ranks and shopping malls while they learnt the benefits if the product and how it worked.
Nedbank Private Bank
Managing HIV in the Workplace Learning Workouts
We designed and facilitated interactive 3-hour sessions with staff countrywide, teaching fundamental HIV in the Workplace management skills, while having a great time…
Special Investigating Unit
Change Management Forum Theatre
We used theatre technologies to work directly with staff across the business, modelling current and desired realities in small groups, combining fun, insight and team learning.
National Prosecuting Authority (NPA)
Wellness Day Ambush Theatre
Comedian Nik Rabinowitz, a long-time collaborator, helped create and performed in a hilarious ambush intervention for an audience of 700 judges and prosecutors.