Sixth Forms and Colleges | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Sixth Forms and Colleges

We offer workshops for Year 12 and 13 students studying drama and/or art and design courses.

A workshop with Sixth Form students

Central are committed to training and attracting a diversity of students to all of our undergraduate courses. Through our outreach work, we create opportunities for young people to experience drama training and develop the skills, knowledge and understanding to access higher education. 

Workshops for Schools and Colleges

Central’s Outreach Team can visit your school to deliver activities about preparing for Drama and Theatre in Higher Education. All Ambassadors and Visiting Lecturers have to successfully complete Central’s training programme and undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Discover Central

This workshop is for students interested in and/or studying drama and art and design courses. It aims to provide an overview of Central’s undergraduate courses and to raise awareness of the specialist pathways of Acting, Theatre Practice and Contemporary Performance Practice.

  • Led by Student Ambassadors
  • 1 hour long
  • Interactive workshop and presentation

Aimed at: Art & Design, Design & Technology, Drama/Performing Arts, Technical Theatre and Production Arts students.

Student Life Talk

A workshop that offers the opportunity to meet two of our current students and hear about their journey into Higher Education and their experience at Central. A Question and Answer session is included.

  • Led by Student Ambassadors
  • 30 mins long
  • Q&A included

Aimed at: Art & Design, Design & Technology, Drama/Performing Arts, Technical Theatre and Production Arts students.

Theatre Design Master Class

This master class allows students to work with a professional designer to explore the creative process of designing a production, and the importance this role has within Theatre and Live Performance. Students will leave having produced their own design concept based on a text they are currently studying. Central's Creative, Design & Production courses

  • Led by an industry professional Visiting Lecturer
  • 2 hours long
  • Can be based on any text or show

Aimed at: Art & Design, Design & Technology, Drama/Performing Arts, Technical Theatre and Production Arts students.

Prop Making Workshop

This workshop aims to deliver a hands on taster session of Central’s undergraduate course BA Prop making for theatre, film, television and events. This ever-expanding and exciting field of practice can lead to numerous studying and employment opportunities across a broad range of industries.

  • Led by an industry professional Visiting lecturer
  • 2 hour session
  • Students will leave with a physical prop they have made
  • Resources provided

Aimed at: Art & Design, Design & Technology, Drama/Performing Arts, Technical Theatre and Production Arts students.

Interview/Portfolio Workshop

The workshop aims to give a practical insight into Central’s undergraduate courses for the production of theatre and live performance arts, how to prepare for an interview and what to include in your portfolio. Central's Creative, Design & Production courses

  • 2 hours long
  • Led by an industry professional Visiting Lecturer
  • Can be tailored to suit your students

Aimed at: Art & Design, Design & Technology, Drama/Performing Arts, Technical Theatre and Production Arts students.

Applied Theatre Workshop

This master class focuses on the application of drama within a range of social, community and educational contexts. This ever-expanding, exciting field is new to many and can lead to numerous studying and employment opportunities. Central's Drama & Applied Theatre courses

  • 2 hours long
  • Led by an industry professional Visiting Lecturer
  • A chance for students to think differently about the options Drama or Theatre can provide

Aimed at: Acting, Drama/Performing Arts.

Acting Workshop

This workshop gives students a taster of what studying acting at a drama school is like, highlighting the next steps from learning drama/acting in school, to what it is like and what is expected at a university level. Central's Acting, Voice & Movement courses

  • 2 hours long
  • Led by an industry professional Visiting Lecturer

Aimed at: Acting, Drama/Performing Arts.

Audition Techniques - 2 hours

This master class gives a practical insight into the experience of auditioning for drama schools and/or university. It looks at what will be expected in an audition and how best to prepare, including monologue choices, suitability and the format of the audition. Students can come prepared with monologues to work on or our lecturers and practitioners can prepare an introductory session working with students on a particular piece. Central's Acting, Voice & Movement courses

  • 2 hours long
  • Led by an industry professional Visiting Lecturer
  • Q&A Session can be added

Aimed at: Acting, Drama/Performing Arts.

 

Book A Workshop

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