Our West End Workshops

Theatre Workout can create a bespoke workshop based on acting, musical theatre, devising, physical theatre, and other performance techniques, and tailored to any West End production you want to see!

 

These workshops aim to expand your group's theatre experience and educate your students on theatre and performance techniques used in the show you are going to see.

 

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**These workshops are not official show workshops in any way**

Workshop and Ticket Packages

Did you know Theatre Workout can organise your theatre tickets for you? 

Theatre Workout is a registered agent with many West End theatres, and offers tickets with NO BOOKING FEES when booked with a corresponding workshop. 

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Caroline, Or Change

This workshop explores musical theatre with a focus on Acting Through Song, working on key songs and scenes from Caroline, or Change, allowing students to develop a greater understanding of the story, characters, and core themes in this fantastic production.

A drama workshop is also available, with a focus on storytelling and acting techniques, which is ideal for beginner drama groups and international students. 

Comedy About A Bank Robbery

This workshop explores various devising and physical theatre techniques used by companies when creating original comic productions, such as this.

 

The workshop focuses on improvisation, character development, clowning, slapstick and storytelling as students devise comic scenarios which, typically, go wrong! 

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time

This is a unique production which is staged using Frantic Assembley's unique style of devising theatre incorporating movement, physical theatre and captivating staging techniques. 

 

A physical theatre workshop will help your students understanding of the world of physical theatre, with techniques inspired by practitioners such as Artaud, Grotowski, Derevo, Complicite and many others. 

 

Students will experience solo and group exercises, physical improvisation, movement, collaboration, and storytelling, with a focus on freedom of expression, and the development of listening skills as they create performance. 

Ticket Offer

Disney's Lion King

Developed in collaboration with the show's creative team, Theatre Workout Education was licensed by Disney to run official workshops for the show from 2008-2015. 

 

We recommend our Physical Theatre workshop which may include:  

  • Physical theatre and movement techniques inspired by Jacques Lecoq, Artaud and Balinese dance

  • Image and forum theatre exercises

  • Voice, speech and the use of sound in performance

  • Storytelling, devising and improvisation games

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield.
Jamie doesn’t quite fit in.
Jamie is terrified about the future.
Jamie is going to be a sensation.

Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.

A bespoke musical theatre workshop exploring this vibrant character and his inspiring adventure. 

FAME the Musical

For it's strictly limited run in September-October 2019, Theatre Workout offers masterclasses in acting or musical theatre to celebrate this show's perfect portrayal of life as a performer - perfect for any student with even the faintest notion of becoming a professional performer. 

 

Stage scenes or recreate song and dance numbers from the show, plus a Q&A with an industry professional about training, agents, getting work, being your own boss, and general life as an actor. 

We recommend a three hour masterclass to get the very most out of this unique theatre experience! 

Les Miserables

Two bespoke masterclasses have been developed by Theatre Workout Education for groups going to see Les Miserables.

 

Acting workshops are ideal for all groups and feature carefully selected acting exercises to explore the characters, themes and genre of this long-running production.

 

Musical Theatre workshops feature material from the show and all-round musical theatre technique and are focused on acting though song.

Mamma Mia

A Musical Theatre masterclass which focuses on a combination of acting and singing technique using material from the show. It is a perfect workshop for drama students, with a more drama-focused option for less experienced groups.

Matilda

This workshop covers all the bases from Storytelling and drama games to Devising and Musical Theatre. It is ideal for groups of all ages as a creative and entertaining workshop experience.

 

Each workshop explores the shows central themes and characters through performance exercises and has plenty to offer any group.

The Phantom of the Opera

Chose from either an Acting or Musical Theatre masterclass for your workshop. Each workshop uses theatre and performance techniques to explore the central characters and themes from the show, such as unrequited love, passion and obsession.

The Play That Goes Wrong

This workshop explores various devising and physical theatre techniques used by companies when creating original comic productions, such as this.

 

The workshop focuses on improvisation, character development, clowning, slapstick and storytelling as students devise comic scenarios which, typically, go wrong! 

Rosmersholm

An acting masterclass exploring Ibsen's classic, yet timely play. 

An election looming. A country on the brink. A rabid press baying for blood. At the centre of the storm is Rosmersholm, the grand house of an influential dynasty. This is where the future will be decided by John Rosmer – a man torn between the idealised hope of the future and the ghosts of his past.

Theatre Workout's bespoke acting workshop explores political theatre through character techniques, role-play and improvisation before staging key scenes from the play. 

Thriller Live!

A dance-focused Musical Theatre masterclass which teaches dance technique and choreography set to the music of Michael Jackson.

 

This is a fun and entertaining workshop for any group and is ideal for fans of this iconic performer!

Tina - the musical

From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them. This new stage musical reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.

Bespoke drama and musical theatre workshops exploring the story of a legend. 

Wicked

Younger groups may enjoy a drama based workshop inspired by the thems of identity, friendship, bullying and race, as seen in this fantastic production.

 

Older groups may enjoy a musical theatre workshop, exploring the characters and themes in the show through musical performance. Contact us today to discuss a workshop tailored to your group.

The Woman In Black

Combining techniques from our Acting and Storytelling masterclasses, this workshop explores the genre of the play through its back-to-basics performance style, with students creating performance inspired by key lines, scenes and characters from the show.

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