classes for 5-19s

Classes for young people aged 5-19

We offer weekly classes in drama, acting, speech and musical theatre for groups, individual and pairs of young students after school and on Saturday mornings.

In Theatrix classes you learn

  • acting techniques
  • speech, voice and singing skills
  • movement, mime and dance
  • characterisation and role play
  • improvisation of scenes plays and stories
  • scriptwriting and production
  • to use scripts by famous playwrights
  • to speak poetry and prose by famous writers
  • mask, puppetry and stage lighting skills
  • creative teamwork games and skills
  • to evaluate each other's drama work

In Theatrix classes you gain

  • self-confidence
  • assertiveness
  • poise
  • trust and respect
  • nationally recognised qualifications
  • a lifelong investment in yourself
  • and many, many friends.

Write to Act syllabus

We have developed and piloted our own playwriting and performance examination syllabus with great success. It is suitable for use in primary and secondary schools as part of the Drama and English curriculum

Individual and pairs tuition for young people aged 5-19

We offer weekly tuition for individual and pairs of young students after school, on Saturday mornings and at other mutually agreed times. Tuition can start at any time.

Theatrix offers private tuition for students who:-

  • want more intensive study
  • wish to take solo or duo exams
  • wish to pursue a special project e.g. a drama school audition
  • intend to pursue careers in the theatre or other performing arts

With Theatrix individual and pairs tuition you learn

  • acting and voice techniques
  • sight reading skills
  • posture, movement and mime
  • characterisation and role play, improvisation of scenes, plays and stories
  • presentation, discussion and persuasion techniques
  • storytelling, script-writing and production
  • to study and speak plays, poetry and prose
  • debating and public speaking skills
  • theatre history and style

With Theatrix individual and pairs tuition you gain

  • a command of language and vocabulary
  • an appreciation of good writing
  • an enjoyment of reciting, reading and speaking aloud
  • self-confidence
  • self-reliance
  • assertiveness
  • poise
  • nationally recognised qualifications
  • and a lifelong investment in yourself