CFYT West Sussex
Chichester Festival Youth Theatre (CFYT) is one of the most celebrated and successful youth theatres in the UK, providing opportunities for young people aged 10 - 19 to engage with high quality theatre and professional theatre directors and artists. It runs satellite youth theatres across the county and has extended these opportunities to include NEW youth theatre groups across the whole of West Sussex - CFYT WEST SUSSEX.
‘YOUTH THEATRE HAS GIVEN ME RESPECT, CONFIDENCE, AND THE UNDERSTANDING OF WORKING HARD. I FELT HAPPY HERE AND ABLE TO SHOW MY TRUE SELF.'
YOUTH THEATRE MEMBER
CFYT WEST SUSSEX offers practical theatre activities for young people who want to learn new skills, improve confidence, meet new people, take on new challenges, learn about professional theatres, watch live performances, perform in plays and musicals, work as a member of an ensemble, take part in festivals with other youth theatres across the country, get physical and ultimately have fun!
This new youth theatre will cover:
- Physical theatre
- Performance projects
- Musical theatre
- Street theatre
CFYT WEST SUSSEX is a partnership with The Capitol (Horsham District Council) and Arts Council England. We are also delighted to be working with West Sussex County Council and local schools. Supported by The Eranda Foundation and The Roddick Foundation.
Weekly evening workshops
Mondays, 6 January - 14 July
Sir Robert Woodard Academy, LANCING
Oriel High School, CRAWLEY
Tuesdays, 7 January - 15 July
Oakmeeds Community College,
Wednesdays, 8 January - 16 July
Rydon Community College, STORRINGTON
Fridays, 10 January - 18 July
The Weald, BILLINGSHURST
Please note young people do not need to attend these schools to be a member of CFYT West Sussex.
To book a place or for further information, contact the Learning and Participation department by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 01243 784437.
If you are interested in joining any of our youth theatre groups please fill in and return this form.
No audition / experience required - just plenty of enthusiasm.
Price per term £60 (bursaries available).