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Limelighters (50+)

In light of the advice and guidance issued by the Government on 16/03/20, all Take Part courses and activities from now until July 2020 will not go ahead.

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We are committed to raising the profile of the positive role that the creative arts can play in older adults’ lives and aim to celebrate the joy that performing can bring to people later in life.

Dance Workshops

Dance workshops for over 50s inspired by our productions on stage. Open to everyone regardless of experience and ability, all you need is enthusiasm and curiosity for the joyful world of dance.

Limelighters Jazz and Musical Workshops

Come and join a musical theatre and jazz dance workshop inspired by the shows featured on Norwich Theatre Royal’s main stage.

Limelighters Jazz and Musical Theatre

Monthly event inspired by what’s on stage


Drama Workshops

One-off monthly drama sessions inspired by productions across our three stages. The focus is on having fun whilst exploring the skills and techniques of the performer, and spending time with like-minded people. No experience necessary, just lots of enthusiasm!

Limelighters Jazz & Musical Theatre

Drama Workshops

One-off monthly drama sessions inspired by productions across our three stages.


Performance Skills

Delivered by industry professionals, these classes are ideal for those who are unable to commit to a longer course or for those interested in discovering or improving a specific theatre skill. The series offers classes on a variety of disciplines including scriptwriting, storytelling, backstage and acting.

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Performance Skills

A series of classes covering many disciplines such as scriptwriting, storytelling, backstage and acting.


Silver Stage

A creative course for those with an interest in theatre and performance. Explore and develop performance skills through exercises, improvisation and text, as well as exploring some theatre techniques.

Limelighters Drama

Silver Stage - Postponed

22 Apr 2020


Silver Stage Company

Mondays & Wednesdays 10am – 12pm Stage Two (By application only)

Silver Stage Company will further advance your drama and performance technique, whilst working towards small scale productions. Playful and experimental, this company will be experienced theatre practitioners.

To join Silver Stage Company, participants must be 50+ and have completed at least two terms of Take Part courses.

Our next production is The Accordion Shop by Cush Jumbo, will be performed 1 July 2020.

Annual Membership

To join Silver Stage Company there is a membership fee of £20. With this members get reduced rates on day time Limelighters performance skills workshops, two free annual social events, offers to complimentary tickets when possible and access to auditions for two productions per year.


Members will be charged £135 per term to be part of each production.

For enquiries about the company contact Stage Two reception on 01603 598600, or email