Workshops

Before, or after meeting the mythical Dragon of Calais on the seafront, immerse yourself in the world of machines created by François Delaroziere thanks to our on-site workshops! With an activity for each age, let’s retrace the construction of the dragon together, play with its secrets or draw its most mysterious details …

© Carine Anot – Compagnie du Dragon

In focus : The birth of a Dragon

IN FRENCH, FAMILIES
FROM 7 YEARS OLD

12 PEOPLE MAX.

Last November, the people of Calais saw a dragon land in their city. Let’s go back to 2019 to discover all the stages that lead him to us. With small games, this workshop is organized around the steps of the construction of the Dragon of Calais.

Next workshops :

  • Tuesday July 28 from 10 to 12 p.m.
  • Thursday August 6 from 10 to 12 p.m.

Investigation : All the secrets of the Dragon of Calais

IN FRENCH
FROM 7 TO 11 YEARS OLD

12 PEOPLE MAX.

“Our dragon has taken a little cold! He sneezed, blowing away all my research on him. My documents and photos are scattered around and even worse, some are now unreadable. But with a little patience, a keen eye for observation, and a hint of ingenuity, I think some of you can help me decipher all of these secret documents.”

Next workshops :

  • Thursday July 30 from 2:30 to 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday August 11 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

© Fred Collier – Ville de Calais

© Carine Anot – Compagnie du Dragon

Discover : Draw me a Dragon

IN FRENCH
FROM 6 TO 8 YEARS OLD

12 PEOPLE MAX.

What is a dragon? What is he eating ? Where does he live ? Let’s explore together this strange animal that has just appeared in the city of Calais and discover its history.

Next workshops :

  • Tuesday August 4, 2020 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday August 13, 2020 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.