Young Theatre Makers
Dates: Tuesday 18 April – Saturday 22 April 2017
Times: 10am – 4.30pm
Cost: Free for participants (aged 11 -14) to attend
Location: RADA, 62-64 Gower Street, London, WC1E 6ED
Please note: Due to funding restrictions, this course is only available to those living in London.
Applications for the RADA Young Theatre Makers course have now closed. Participants will be notified of their acceptance onto the course by no later than 3 April.
About the Young Theatre Makers Course
A week long introductory drama course for young people aged 11 – 14 years old Participants will explore drama exercises and games whilst working together to develop a presentation on the final day. Young people will devise their own piece of theatre which they will present to a group of friends and family in one of RADAs theatres on the final day of the course. Team work, communication skills and confidence building will all be explored as the group creates an interesting and exciting presentation. Participants do not need any drama experience.
How long is a day?
10am – 4.30pm
Do we meet every day - even weekends?
The course runs from Tuesday - Saturday.
How many people are there on the course?
There is a maximum of 16 places.
How old do I have to be to join?
Applicants must be between 11 – 14 years old for the duration of the course.
What should I wear?
Loose fitting clothing which lets you move easily around a studio.
Will I get to perform?
Yes. You will have the chance to present your finished devised piece to a group of friends and family.
How will I be selected?
You will be selected on the basis of your completed application form.
Will you provide lunch?
Yes! In the RADA refectory. If you are offered a place on the course, we will be in touch regarding any dietary requirements or allergies.
What does it cost?
The course is free for participants to attend.
Will I get a certificate?
No, unfortunately this is not an accredited course but you will learn a great deal.
Is the course accessible?
Yes, all our buildings are totally accessible. If you have any access requirements, please state this on your application form so that we can accommodate you as best as possible.