115 places of 190 available
£265 per term
£210 per term (proof of disability and/or unemployment is required)
10% off for siblings of existing students (please enquire for further details on this)
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 Shakespeare, Plays from the Royal Court 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 upmost 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. A place is not confirmed until payment has been received. To secure a place, please follow the steps below:-
1. Read through our Terms and Conditions by clicking on the link on the left-hand side of this webpage.
2. Click on "Apply for Summer/Autumn Term" on the left-hand side of this screen and complete the online application with your child's details.
3. You will then receive an automated email with confirmation of application and your Student ID number.
4. Please then call the office on 0207 559 3960 quoting your Student ID number to make payment of the course fee. Our phone line is open from 9am - 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.
Once the course is full, we will operate a waiting list in case places become available or we're able to put an additional class on.
Classes take place from 11:00am - 1:00pm on Saturdays. Registration begins on the first Saturday of each term at 10.15am.
We have now added a half term break into each term for the 2017/18 academic year.
Please note from Autumn term 2017, the final three weeks classes will start at the slightly earlier time of 10am and finish at the normal time of 1pm.
Saturday 28 April 2018 – Saturday 30 June 2018
Half term break Saturday 26 May- NO CLASS
Please note 16 June, 23 June and 30 June classes are from 10am - 1pm
Saturday 6 October 2018 – Saturday 8 December 2018
Half term break Saturday 27 October- NO CLASS
Please note 24 Nov, 1 Dec and 8 Dec classes are from 10am - 1pm