Drama and Youth Theatre

Drama Workshops and Youth Theatre sessions are available on Monday evenings and Saturday mornings, with occasional extra rehearsals scheduled for other evenings and Sundays when necessary. Every group has the opportunity to perform at least twice a year, in a low key Christmas Showcase at a local venue and an ‘End of Year’ Showcase in July at the Bonington Theatre.

Monday Drama Workshops

These one hour Drama Workshops are designed to explore stories, themes and / or issues dovetailed towards the specific age groups using improvisation, role play and devising processes. Acting skills, such as characterisation, vocal and physical skills are developed continually and text is introduced as appropriate. There are 3 groups: Junior Drama 1, Junior Drama 2 and Intermediate Drama (Please see Timetable for details) 

At Pond Hills Lane Community Centre 17.00 - 18.00 / 18.00 - 19.00 - Cost £5.00 (per workshop) 

  

Saturday Youth Theatre

These two hour workshops allow more time for the development of drama and theatre skills using improvisation, role play and devising processes. Acting skills, such as characterisation, vocal and physical skills are developed continually and text is introduced as appropriate. There are 2 Youth Theatre groups: Junior Youth Theatre and Intermediate Youth Theatre (Please see the Timetable for details)

At Pond Hills Lane Community Centre 10.30 - 12.30 - Cost £7.50 (per workshop)

  

Monday Senior Youth Theatre 1 / Saturday Senior Youth Theatre 2

These two hour workshops allow more time for the development of drama and theatre skills using improvisation, text and devising processes. Acting skills, such as characterisation, vocal and physical skills are developed continually. More attention is given to the technical elements of acting and performing in a fun, supportive environment. This group has opportunities to perform at Regional Youth Theatre and Drama Festivals with professional theatre visits and backstage tours locally and nationally.

Monday at Pond Hills Lane Community Centre 19.00 - 21.00 - Cost £7.50 (per workshop)

Saturday at Pond Hills Lane Community Centre 10.30 - 12.30 - Cost £7.50 (per workshop)

  

We are planning a younger Youth Theatre group for Foundation, Years 1 - 2 to start 9.30 - 10.30 on a Saturday morning from January 2018. Watch this space!