After-school Clubs

Inspired by our work with West End shows and the LAMDA Exam syllabus, Theatre Workout's after-school clubs are available for both primary and secondary schools across London, tailored for children from Reception through to Key Stage 5.

Courses provide extra-curricular support to student's in-school learning, complimenting or contrasting the rest of their curriculum. Clubs enhance coursework studies, performance projects, and preparation for LAMDA, GCSE, A-Level and other grade programmes.

As with Theatre Workout's weekly classes, after-school clubs are performance based and cover the bredth of theatre, such as acting, singing, dance, movement, puppetry, mask and more. We combine taught activities with student-led practice, leading in most cases to a performance at the end of each term.

A typical club:

Lasting 60-90 minutes, most clubs feature age-appropriate theatre activities which inform the development of performance projects, combining taught lessons and student-led practice. This gives students ownership of the work they create, building confidence and engagement.

Starting at just £8.75* per child per week, Theatre Workout offers outstanding value for money!

Our programme may include:

  • Ongoing teaching with the same practitioners each week, providing continuity for student's development,

  • Weekly classes for children in Reception through to year 13,

Weekly clubs develop skills in:

  • Acting: Character Development, Scene Studies, Voice and Speech, Text Analysis,

  • Communication skills - Reading Aloud, Listening, Public Speaking,

  • Shakespeare - Verse and Prose, Performance, Characterisation

  • Performance - Acting, Devising, Improvisation, Scene Studies

  • Literacy - storytelling, comprehension, retelling, dramatisation

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LAMDA is one of the UK’s oldest and most respected awarding bodies, offering practical examinations in communication and performance subjects for over 130 year, helping students of all ages and abilities to develop lifelong skills.

LAMDA exams are about achievement – recognising and rewarding the endeavours of each individual – but they are also about empowerment.

At the heart of LAMDA examinations is the recognition that the qualifications are for everyone. Across the globe, LAMDA's examinations unite learners of all ages, abilities, backgrounds and cultures in enthusiasm for the English language and a desire to develop skills for life.

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* Prices for after-school clubs are subject to duration, group size, and frequency. Contact Theatre Workout to discuss your programme today.