Primary Education

Education Experiences

Our engaging one-off workshops are designed to inspire students, develop creativity and support a range of curriculum topics across KS1 and KS2. 

For more information about any of these opportunities, contact leap@cft.org.uk 


Storymakers

Inspired by characters and themes from stories in the festival season, KS2 students can re-imagine stories and characters before performing their own version in a practical workshop.

Storymakers workshops are available on selected pre-matinee dates at the Theatre, or can be delivered within school. 


SLEEPING BEAUTY – Create 21st century love stories
Pre-matinee workshop: Tuesday 18 December, 11am – 1pm 
Lunch space available following workshop
Or during December 2018 within school  

Participants: KS2
For: Up to 30 students
Duration: 2 hours
Location: Theatre or in school
Cost: £5 per pupil

Shakespeare Fun For Familie Events.

Creative Literacy Workshops

Bring landmark stories to life with a practical workshop focusing on work by a significant author. Pupils will develop literacy skills, creative writing and imagination through drama techniques.

Workshops are developed to focus on a chosen author or text, in consultation with teachers.  

Participants: KS1, KS2
For: Up to 30 students
Duration: 2 hours
Location: In school
Cost: £5 per student


Primary Technical Tasters (KS2)

Students are invited to discover what goes on behind the scenes in a landmark theatre.  

Led by a member of our Technical Team, these practical workshops focus on an important element of theatre. Students could find out how costumes or props are designed, what it takes to build a set or how to light a performance.  

Students can also take part in Arts Award Discover or Arts Award Explore as part of these workshops.

Four workshops are available, each focusing on a different area:

  • Costume
  • Lighting
  • Sound
  • Stage Design 

For: Up to 25 students
Duration: 90 minutes
Location: Theatre
Cost: £5 per student (additional fees for Arts Award apply)

Primary School 4.


Partnership Projects

Collaborate with us to offer students a sustained programme of learning, designed to enhance theatre visits, develop theatre-making techniques or build key skills. 

For more information about education partnerships, contact leap@cft.org.uk


To book one of our workshops, contact leap@cft.org.uk or find out more about booking schools tickets for shows or events.