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 


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

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