Workshops

We offer a range of accessible workshops for anyone with an interest in storytelling. We cover subjects including drama, theatre studies and creative writing.

Creative Writing: Sunday Specials


Tutor: Claire Steele
One Sunday per month, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Next Dates: 8 Mar, 5 Apr, 31 May, 28 Jun & 19 Jul
The keys to our lives are hidden in our writing. The story reveals the purpose and the proper rhythm of our lives. Join me on this one day course to explore the abundant pleasures of writing together in a nurturing and creative environment. Guided writing exercises will provide the structure for you to embark upon your unique writing adventure. Everything you need to know is already within you; it just needs you to turn the key.
These one-day classes must be booked in advance - click here to see the upcoming classes and book your place.
Entry: £18.00 / £15.00 members

Drama: Performing Shakespeare


Tutor: Erika Sanderson
2-week Course: 17 & 24 March, 7:00pm-9:30pm
Join professional actor and director Erika Sanderson for two sessions exploring how to perform the Bard's work. Discover and focus your skills in speaking verse, learn about how to tackle a Shakespearean monologue and enjoy performing scenes from some of his best-loved plays.
This course must be booked in advance - click here to see the upcoming classes and book your place.
Full Course: £10.00 / £8.00 members

Drama: Mask & Physical Theatre


Tutor: Erika Sanderson
2-week Course: 12 & 19 May, 7:00pm-9:30pm
Join professional actor and director Erika Sanderson for two sessions exploring mask work and physical theatre. Masks can allow actors enormous creative freedom on stage - it's one of the most exciting areas of performance and this class will give you a chance to discover why! Alongside mask work, these classes will include plenty of exercises exploring physicality on stage.
This course must be booked in advance - click here to see the upcoming classes and book your place.
Full Course: £10.00 / £8.00 members

Drama: Script Work


Tutor: Dario Knight
2-week Course: 14 & 21 July, 7:00pm-9:30pm
Join professional writer and director Dario Knight for two sessions exploring script work. Working together on a scripted scene, we'll look at ways of analysing and interpreting a script to understand its mechanics and motivations, before using this analysis to build up to a performance at the end of the night.
This course must be booked in advance - click here to see the upcoming classes and book your place.
Full Course: £10.00 / £8.00 members