Schools Workshops

We are thrilled to be able to offer FREE workshops to nurseries, schools and colleges. Through our workshops, children will work with industry practitioners and learn about and be inspired by the world of theatre. Workshops can take place at your school, over zoom, or in our community hub. For more information about workshops and how to book, please email theatreschool@hopemilltheatre.co.uk.

Nursery

Clever Cogs –  Focusing on song, storytelling and movement we will journey through an interactive story with themed games, songs and dances.Themes include space, monsters, superheroes, fairy tales, under the sea, and many more. The sessions encourage inclusion, confidence and musicality.

Primary

Our Primary level workshops focus on the building blocks to performing. Ourexperienced practitioners will guide students through sessions focused on the following themes:

Improvisation – A fun lively workshop to develop students listening and responding skills.

Characterisation – A journey through the history of theatre from stock characters through to Naturalism, the building blocks to build your character.

Secondary

Our Senior level workshops aim to give students a firm understanding of the role of the
Actor and the skills needed to progress in the industry. Our experienced practitioners will
guide students through sessions focused on the following themes:

Acting Fundamentals

Approaching your Shakespeare Speech

Characterisation

Improvisation

 

Dance and singing workshops are also available for all ages – these are £20 per hour plus travel costs