Baths Hall Youth Theatre
£5.50 per session, paid on a termly basis
The Baths Hall
At the centre of our community programme is our hugely successful youth theatre.
It's a chance for young people to develop and learn new skills in the world of drama, within a fun, welcoming and collaborative environment. Whatever your background or ability, everyone will be welcomed into the BHYT family. It could be the beginning of a new passion, a new talent or even a future career; or it could simply be about trying something new in a creative environment. But it's not just about learning new theatre and performance skills, it's a chance to make new friends, develop imagination and creativity, boost self-esteem, and find your voice.
When: Monday or Tuesday during term time, 5.30pm-7.00pm (ages 7-11), 7.00pm-8.30pm (ages 12-17)
Who: Ages 7 to 17, who would like to learn more about the world of theatre, including performance, scriptwriting and production.
How: There are very limited spaces available. Please complete our form here to register your interest.
Our Session Leader is Darren Johnson, best known as Scunthorpe's ubiquitous Dame, Annie Fanny. A theatre practitioner with over thirty years' experience, outside of panto, one of Darren's passions is working with young people. As well as a successful career as an actor, for ten years Darren taught drama, vocal skills and acting techniques. Producing and directing thought provoking and challenging work with the students, and challenging perceived ideas about the creative ability of young people, especially those with special educational needs.
Children's University is a charity that work in partnership with schools to develop a love of learning in children by encouraging and celebrating participation in extra-curricular activities. Baths Hall Youth Theatre is now an approved learning activity on the Children's University.