Further Education (16+)

Education Experiences

Our engaging opportunities for students are designed to enhance knowledge, develop vital transferable skills and encourage collaborative learning.

For more information or to discuss date options, please contact our Education Projects Manager, Richard Knowles at leap@cft.org.uk or find out more about booking tickets for shows or events.


Insight Workshops

We offer bespoke workshops for Post 16 students linked to current productions. Sessions can be tailored to study needs or a specific production focus and are designed to offer students a deeper understanding of the production they attend.

Participants: KS5
For: Up to 30 students
Duration: 2 hours
Location: Your venue
Cost: £5 per student

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Insight workshop: Hedda Tesman

After thirty years of playing wife, Hedda is bitter and bored. When her estranged daughter, Thea, suddenly reappears asking for help, the present begins to echo the past and Hedda embarks on a path of destruction. Exploring the artistic intentions, design elements and key aspects of this production, students will also consider the themes of second chances and enduring tragedy.

Available to book during the performance run of Hedda Tesman.

Cft Hedda 447 X792 Px.

Insight workshop: Macbeth

Alongside our contemporary production of Shakespeare's great tragedy, students can delve deeper into the text, staging and rehearsal techniques unique to our production.

Available to book during the performance run of Macbeth.

To book for either of our Insight workshops,please contact our Education Projects Manager, Richard Knowles at leap@cft.org.uk or find out more about booking tickets for shows or events.

Cft Macbeth 447 X792 Px.

Post 16 Technical Tasters

Led by the Theatre's technical teams, Technical Tasters offer learners insight into backstage theatre roles. Participants can find out how costumes or props are designed, how sets are realised or how to light a performance.

Learners also have the opportunity to ask questions and experience technical or stage equipment during a 90-minute taster. Technical Tasters are available at selected times throughout the year.

Five distinctive workshops are available:

  • Costume
  • Lighting
  • Props
  • Sound
  • Stage Design

Participants: KS5
For: Up to 20 students
Duration: 90 minutes
Location: Theatre
Cost: £5 per person

For more information and dates, contact leap@cft.org.uk

Technical Tasters.

Partnership Projects

Work with us to offer students a unique programme of learning, designed to enhance their knowledge of productions, develop theatre-making techniques or build key transferable skills.

For more information about education partnerships, further opportunities, bespoke talks or events for learners or teaching staff, please contact our Education Projects Manager, Richard Knowles at leap@cft.org.uk.