Our Creative Learning programme provides opportunities for people of all ages to get involved through inspiring and interactive talks, summer schools, workshops, classes, storytelling and exhibitions.
We offer learning opportunities for school groups, work experience placements for individual students, regular classes for over 55s and fun-filled music concerts for under 6s and their families.
Details of all our current classes and learning opportunities are below.
Arts Award Supporter
The Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall Nottingham is an official Arts Award Welcome centre, supporting young people aged 11 to 25 years old to achieve their potential as artists and art leaders.
If you are a young person and you want to find out more about this scheme, please contact David Longford on 0115 989 5531.
West End In Nottingham Summer School 2017
Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August 2017
After a hugely successful Summer School in 2016, ‘West End In Nottingham’ is back for 2017! The musical theatre summer school is divided into two groups; participants aged 7 to 10 & 11 to 16.
This is a fantastic opportunity for children & young people to work with actual industry professionals from the West End and culminates in a performance for family and friends on the stage of the Theatre Royal.
The Course Director for ‘West End in Nottingham’ will be Michael Park. Michael has worked professionally in the performing arts industry for many years as a performer and also in the education sector as a teacher, speaker & course leader. Michael will be supported in his work with an Assistant Director as well as four West End performers.
Admin & front of house tasks will be lead by David Longford & Caroline Pope from the venue’s Creative Learning team, who will also be responsible for ensuring the security and health & safety of the students throughout. All staff involved in this project are fully DBS checked.
Each day participants will get the opportunity to learn routines from West End performers & explore shows such as Shrek, Hairspray, Legally Blonde & Mary Poppins. Every session will end with a Q & A with a West End performer.
These sessions present a fantastic opportunity for children & young people who have always dreamt of a career in Musical Theatre to gain first-hand experience. They also provide a great opportunity for participants to gain confidence, develop their talent and have a lot of fun during the holidays! No previous experience is necessary.
The cost of this Summer School is £80 per child.
Download the information pack and enrolment form West End Information 2017 Enrolment Pack