A Shakespeare Experience for Groundlings

Margaret Christie Studio Tutor : SUSAN ROBERTS HAMLET At the beginning of the session a video of the play will be shown to familiarise members with plot and characters. Then, in the following weeks, reading of the play and discussion on content. NO RIGHT OR WRONG INTERPRETATION AND NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE OF SHAKESPEARE REQUIRED. Just […]

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Photography

John Cook About the Tutor: Press photographer at The Age  1960 – 1966 Own business as wedding/portrait photographer in the eastern Melbourne suburbs from 1966 to 1990 Glamour photography shop in a suburban shopping centre from 1990 to 2000 Retired then ran two photography classes per week at U3A Hawthorn from 2008 till 2019. Computer […]

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Energy and the Planet 2021 – An insight into the Earth’s climate

John Turner Language Room In this course you will study how science is used to discover the basic laws of nature.  Can these laws explain the energy changes in the atmosphere?  Do these changes affect the Earth’s temperature?  No previous knowledge of science is required just a curiosity, a willingness to ask questions and to […]

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Wednesday Audio Visuals

Di Lang   Computer Room Course covers learning to to make slide show presentations from Photographs and videos. Participants must be prepared to purchase sofware (Pictures to Exe) About the Tutor: Di moved from Brisbane to the Sunshine Coast to retire about 9 years ago.  Di joined the U3A Photography for Beginners class, run by […]

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Classical Music Concerts

Alison Pearson & Maggie Ledger 0401 920 855(AP) or 0416135473(ML) Auditorium Each week a different presenter will prepare a programme of their choice and will relate to like-minded classical music lovers biographical information about the composers, information on the pieces being presented and the performers. Research is rewarding and appreciated by listeners who also broaden […]

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AV Advanced

Ingrid Gane   Computer Room Course covers learning to to make slide show presentations from Photographs and videos. Participants must be prepared to purchase sofware (Pictures to Exe) About the Tutor: Ingrid is a New Australian formerly from South Africa. Her passion is having fun with photography and Audio visuals using her own photos. Ingrid […]

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Movies & More

John & Angela Le Mare 07 5474 4453 Auditorium Each week a participant volunteers to present a film  and to research basic information the film. After viewing the film the group discusses presentation. Most weeks a participant will present a short “tutorial” on some aspect of film making and the movie business. The group does […]

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In Our Own Write

Pauline Harris   Auditorium Participants have the opportunity to write on a range of topics & in a variety of genres (set by coordinator) Each week they read their work in a supportive environment and hear other writers efforts. With input from the group they are encouraged to refine and expand their writing skills In […]

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Reading Shakespeare

Robin Mouat 07 5442 4172 Auditorium Our Group (RSG) reads and studies each of Shakespeare’s plays roughly in the order in which they were written. We begin each play by watching the standard BBC productions on video then we read the play and explore the many aspects of Shakespeare’s creativity. Interesting or oblique sections are […]

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