An outline of the application process, and our terms and conditions.
£275 per term
£210 per term (proof of disability and/or unemployment is required)
10% off for siblings of existing students - please contact the Short Courses office in advance to request your unique Sibling Discount code which can be added to Eventbrite when booking
Please note, our Saturday Youth Theatre classes will not be running in Autumn 2020. We hope to return in 2021. You can sign up for short course updates here.
The Saturday Youth Theatre has been running successfully for many years, providing drama classes that are challenging, educational and enjoyable. You do not need any previous experience to take part in the Saturday Youth Theatre, just enthusiasm and commitment.
A range of drama techniques and theatrical forms are explored including improvisation, voice, movement, devising and working with text. The students explore a termly theme culminating in a sharing of their work to carers, family and friends. Recent themes have included Plays from the Royal Court, Explorers and Innovators, and Physical Theatre.
The aims of the classes are to:
In order to achieve these aims, you are expected to meet the following conditions:
At Central the wellbeing and safety of our students is our utmost priority. All our youth theatre staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check and receive safeguarding training and advice. Please see Central's Safeguarding Policy for more details.
Our courses are available on a first come, first served basis in order of payment. To secure a place, please take the following steps:-
1. Read through our Terms and Conditions by clicking on the link on the left-hand side of this webpage.
2. Click on "Book Now" on the left-hand side of this screen. Please make sure you are booking for the correct course and option (ie Mon/Wed or Tue/Thu)
3. Click on 'Tickets' on our Eventbrite booking page and follow the instructions
Classes take place from 11:00am - 1:00pm on Saturdays. Please note, classes on the final three weeks will start at the slightly earlier time of 10am and finish at the normal time of 1pm.
Registration begins on the first Saturday of each term at 10.35am.
Autumn Term - Update
The Saturday Youth Theatre will not be running for the remainder of 2020. We hope classes will return in 2021.