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Theatre Sessions At Theatretrain Isle of Wight

Professional Dance, Singing & Acting Training To Set Your Child On The Right Path

Our Performing Arts Classes on the Isle of Wight

All of our sessions at Theatretrain Isle of Wight are led by professionals in an inclusive, group-based environment. We want your child to have FUN while they learn from some of the best in the industry, immersed in an impressive and enjoyable performance programme.

Theatretrain Isle of Wight Sessions

Our weekly sessions take place at Oakfield School, covering the 3 main principles of performance – acting, singing and dancing.

You will also find any planned workshops & summer schools below – These are open to both Theatretrain and Non-Theatretrain performers.

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Main Company

These sessions bring students together in their age groups to learn ensemble songs, work on their acting skills and dance their socks off! They become rehearsals for a performance as the year progresses, and all students have the chance to perform each and every year.

 

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Junior Company: Minis

Every dream starts somewhere… In these 90-minute sessions our young performers cover all three disciplines and learn the basic skills of imagination and stagecraft. Most importantly, we make sure everyone feels comfortable, creating a vibrant atmosphere to learn in! 

 

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Junior Company: Tinies

Every dream starts somewhere… In these 45-minute sessions our young performers cover all three disciplines and learn the basic skills of imagination and stagecraft. Most importantly, we make sure everyone feels comfortable, creating a vibrant atmosphere to learn in!

 

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Advanced Acting

Acting classes for the fiercely committed, the intellectually curious, and those who yearn to push the boundaries of performance…. Prepare to delve into classical and modern acting techniques, challenge yourself with scene work and improvisation, explore playwriting and directorial choices, and create captivating theatre performances.

Term Dates

Spring 2024
Saturday 6th January – Saturday 23rd March
Summer 2024
Saturday 13th April – Saturday 13th July

We do not break for half term!

What To Expect From Your Theatretrain Experience…

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Dance

Our professional choreographers instruct young people in a huge range of dance styles and techniques, letting them collaborate as a group and find the power of movement.

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Act

We empower your child to express themselves without judgement, encouraging them to take on characters, tell creative stories and follow their passion for acting.

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Sing

We encourage all our students to build their confidence through song, embracing technical and real-world techniques used by singing professionals.

Get real performance experience

At the core, performing arts  bring out excitement and emotion in us. We organise large-scale performances, and each year our students have the chance to take part in exciting shows and events, making memories and developing skills that will last a lifetime. Our big performances have taken place in stunning venues like the Royal Albert Hall and West End theatres.

Inspiring young people to follow their passion

Every individual is celebrated within our theatre company for being enthusiastic, true to themselves and for overcoming whatever struggles they came to the session with, whether it be shyness or difficulty concentrating. Our creative team are performing arts professionals, and they’re dedicated to making your child feel included and proud of their achievements as they progress. 

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Answering your Theatretrain Isle of Wight FAQs

Our sessions cover acting, dancing and singing. All our performers learn to use techniques that cover space, storytelling, sound and movement and what we call attitude – the feelings behind their performance. 

At our main company, sessions are offered to 6-18 year-olds, divided into age groups: 6-9 years, 9-12 years and 13-18 years. 

We also offer Junior Ensemble, with TT Minis sessions for 4-5-year-olds and TT Tinies sessions for 3-4 years.

No, we don’t require you to audition for your place at Theatretrain. We don’t judge the people who want to join us, and we’re confident our students will quickly get in the swing of the Theatretrain Way.

Our main sessions are on Saturdays in term time from 10am-1pm and 1.30pm-4.30pm.

We also offer Junior Ensemble: TT Minis sessions, which take place on Saturdays in term time from 9am-10.30am and TT Tinies Sessions which take place on Saturdays 10.45am-11.30am

Our Main Company session costs £16 for three hours.

Junior Ensemble: TT Minis £8.50 for a 90-minute session.

Junior Ensemble: TT Tinies £6 for a 45-minute session.

Get in touch by filling in our online form or by calling 01983 248844

Take The Spotlight With Professional Training In Performance Arts At Theatretrain Isle of Wight!

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