Fairfield Theatre Workshop is a brand new theatre school determined to give young people the tools to develop a range of new life skills through the exploration of theatre. With an array of industry professional creatives, the school constantly strives to create a variety of performance opportunities for each student, as well as equipping them with technical training required for further theatrical training and performing.
Each student will be involved in weekly classes, working on a variety of styles and techniques throughout the year. All students will also be involved in several performances at Fairfield Halls, the most exciting of which will be a well-known musical presented at the end of the academic year in our beautiful Ashcroft Playhouse.
Our friendly and supportive teaching staff will guide the students to performance level throughout the year, and will continue to push each child towards their potential during each term. Our aim is for the students to acquire a firm understanding of standard performance practice and typical rehearsal processes, as well as a plethora of indispensable life skills that can be used across all areas of their young lives.
Sunday 12th January – Sunday 5th April
Half term break: Sunday 23rd February
Sunday 26th April – Sunday 19th July
Half term break: Sunday 7th June
Try out a class for free! Email [email protected] to arrange.
Age Group: 8-12
Time: 10am – 12pm
Junior Theatre is a weekly class aimed at introducing students into the world of musical theatre performance. Students will be encouraged to develop a range of skills required to take part in a musical, with regular chances to perform throughout the year.
Skills developed include:
Age Group: 13-18
Time: 12.30pm – 2:00pm
Senior Musical Theatre is a course covering the entire range of musical theatre repertoire. Students will learn a variety of songs and routines from musical theatre, as well as regular workshops and warm-ups covering several technical requirements.
Skills and theories covered:
Age Group: 13-18
Time: 2:30pm – 4pm
Senior Drama is a course specifically tailored to acting; students will be taught several different acting theories, as well as a range of rehearsal and workshop styles used to create performance. The students will have several opportunities to perform throughout the year.
Skills and theories covered include: