What is the MRISA Arts exchange (MRISA AX)
Mekong River International Schools Association (MRISA) carries out sports/arts exchange among 6 international schools in the region. The arts exchange is a fun-packed three-days of Arts workshop in music, dance, drama, and visual arts on March 18-22 at Vientiane International School in Laos.
What is expected of participants?
Selected participants will be involved in weekly after school workshops run by teachers and students January-March.
Selected participants will be in charge of creating and leading their very own workshop to present at the Art Exchange.
Selected participants will be travelling to Vientiane International School in Laos to take workshops in their chosen discipline as well we exploratory workshops.
Selected participants will be staying with a hosted family in Laos.
* See video from last year’s exchange for a clearer understanding.
Who should apply
Students grade 6 -12 who have a passion for the arts and wish to dive deeper into a chosen discipline.
Students who are willing to collaborate with other students from MRISA schools.
Students who are responsible and respectful.
Students who are comfortable travelling to another country and be hosted by a family in Laos. Families need to be able to host future visiting students from MRISA or APAC events
Who will be selected
- Only 20 students will be able to attend
- 5 for each discipline: Music, Dance, Drama, Visual Arts
- Selection will be based available spaces application questions and teacher recommendations.
How do you apply
Complete the application form by November 22.
Come and speak to Ms Wise or Ms Graham.