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Take Part

Feeling creative? Interested in getting involved? Join in!

In light of the advice to the public issued by the government on Monday 16th March, all Take Part courses and activities from Thursday 19th March to July 2020 will not go ahead.

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Children & Families

Programme of creative activities for children and their parents and guardians.

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The Young Company (7-18yrs)

Are you interested in dance, drama, backstage tech & design or producing and directing? There is something for everyone.

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The Empirical Company (16-25yrs)

Join our creative lab for young artists looking to develop their creativity and skills.

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The People’s Company (18yrs+)

Training opportunities for adults. Whether you are new to the theatre or a professional we have something here for you.

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Limelighters (50yrs+)

Day-time activities for adults willing to embrace their creativity, learn new skills and make friends with like-minded people.

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Led by industry professionals, a weekly programme of activities including acting, singing, dancing, creative writing and much more.

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Schools & Colleges

Our education programme delivers creative and cultural activities to a range of organisations in the region.

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Members of RSC and The Common Lot on stage at the Theatre Royal

Community Projects

Explore our wide range of projects delivered in partnerships with local community groups.

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Creative Matters

Our month-long series of performances, films, workshops, exhibitions and talks exploring what matters in today’s society.

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