Hartismere School

An outstanding coeducational secondary school and sixth form college

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Theatre Courses @ New Wolsey Theatre

Short Courses

Ages 16-25
Cost: Places are free but limited

Every year we run a free course each term for young people age 16-25, who want to develop their knowledge, skills and employability as young directors, writers or technicians. No audition – just register your interest by emailing Marcus mneal@wolseytheatre.co.uk

Young Technicians
Introductory – you don’t need any previous experience, just wear black!
Learn about sound, lighting, set design, prop making and stage management and technical theatre roles.
Weekly sessions: Thursday 6.30pm-9pm/ Sunday 11am-4pm
DATES 26 Jan/ 2, 9, 23 Feb/ 2, 9, 12 March

Young Technicians Intensive project
Advanced – you’ll need some experience of technical theatre, and should be ready to be challenged!
Work with participants on our Big Ideas project to develop technical elements and operate the show
DATES 27, 28, 29 July

Young Writers
Intermediate – if you have an active interest in writing it will really help!
Are you interested in writing for the stage? Learn how to develop narrative, characters and theatrical structure and write your own short play.
Weekly sessions: Thursday 6.30pm-9pm
DATES 5, 12, 19 Oct/ 2, 9, 16 Nov