ENGAGE: Young People's Saturday Classes
SATURDAYS | 10:00 – 15:30 (times vary)
The ENGAGE Young People’s Saturday Classes for young people aged 6-18 years are a place to:
- Underpin your acting & performance skills
- Unlock your creativity
- Unleash your imagination
Working with professional actors and directors, these classes are designed to ignite a creative curiosity and develop core acting skills. Class content varies depending on age and progression, but students can expect to cover a range of skills including: Improvisation | Character Development | Text | Physical & Vocal Expression. Students present a showing of their work for friends and family in most terms.
Acting 6-8 years: 10:00-11:00 £75 per term
Acting 9-11 years: 11:00-13:00 £90 per term
Acting 12-14 years: 11:00-13:00 £90 per term
Acting 15-18 years: 11:00-13:00 £90 per term
Song & Dance
Working with a Director/Choreographer and Musical Director these classes are a place to develop your singing voice, musicality, rhythm, movement and dance skills. Working towards an end of term showing, classes will cover a selection of songs and rehearse vocal harmonies and choreographic routines. Students can expect musical theatre as well as rock and pop.
Song & Dance 6-11 years: 11:00-13:00 £100 per term
Working with a Director/Choreographer and a Musical Director these classes will develop core performance skills while unlocking artistry and creativity. Class content will vary each term and will cover a wide range of material, but students will work on their dancing, singing and acting and can expect to work on: Musical Theatre | Plays | Songwriting | Choir | Dance
Performance Mix 12-18 years: 13:30 – 15:30 £100 per term
TV & Film
Working with a professional actor and a studio technician, this class focuses on the core skills of screen acting. Students will use scripts and audition monologues to practice acting in front of a camera and hone their creativity as performers.
TV & Film 12-18 years: 13:30 – 15:30 £100 per term
Autumn term 2017: Saturday 16 September – Saturday 27 November (half term Saturday 28 October)
Spring term 2018: Saturday 13 January – Saturday 24 March (half term Saturday 17 February)
Summer term 2018: Saturday 21 April – Saturday 30 June (half term Saturday 26 May)
How to Apply
These classes are no longer running but you can still take part in our other classes and courses for young people in Peckham. Find out more in Take Part.