PERAUGYMNASIUM VILLACH ARCHIV • SCHULHOMEPAGE 1997 - 2014
Pupils as actors
On 25th of June 1998 the famous actor and writer Nicholas Allen
visited the 2.C of
BG/BRG Perau to rehearse the play "THE SECRET GATE" with the
pupils and their
teachers Prof. Michitsch and Prof. Altenhuber.
In this play a family goes to the zoo at Helen's birthday and
after they walk through the
"Secret Gate" they are able to speak with the animals.
Nicholas Allen, the actor, spoke English and German, so the
pupils could understand him
The students were divided into two groups, Mr. Allen helped the
children to put themselves
into their roles.
The children behaved just like true professionals so that within
a few hours the play could be
filmed. The pupils took part in this workshop with great
Maybe some pupils will become great actors one day.
Susanne Kofler and Markus