No Man’s Land

Claire has been performing in the hit play No Man’s Land, written and directed by Stephanie Mckervill from Ribcaged Productions. No Man’s Land is set in the First World War, inspired by the true story of Dick, Kerr’s Ladies, a women’s football team from Preston. We meet the team in 1917 when they begin playingRead more »

Summer Theatre Week 2014

Yet again our annual Twisted Tales Summer Theatre Week was a huge success and we would like to say a huge well done  and thank you to all students and staff involved in the week. We are pleased to announce that next year’s Summer Theatre Week will take place at St Mary’s College, Shear Brow,Read more »

Youth Theatre’s Christmas Carol

We are very excited to announce that Youth Theatre’s next performance will be on Sunday 7th December at Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, Lancashire PR5 0UP. Youth Theatre will be performing scenes from Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol in different rooms of Samlesbury Hall, the audience will follow the action and be takenRead more »

Presentation Afternoon 2014

Our annual Presentation Afternoon was on Sunday 22nd June at The Grand Venue in Clitheroe. In the first act students performed acting, poetry and prose pieces which they have been working on for exams or competitions to an audience. During the second act our Youth Theatre performed scenes from Kes and Blood Brothers which theyRead more »

Blackburn Festival Winners!

We would like to say a huge congratulations to all students who entered Blackburn Festival this year. Blackburn Speech and Drama Festival is an open competition where children and adults can compete in a variety of performing styles. All students who entered received outstanding results for their accomplished pieces of work and we are delighted that their resultsRead more »

Specialist Musical Theatre Workshop

We are very excited to announce a Specialist Musical Theatre Workshop to The Drama Circle at Mellor Village Hall, Mellor, Blackburn run by Musical Theatre Star, Liz Singleton! Liz Singleton trained at the Guildford School of Acting and graduated in 2010 with a degree in Musical Theatre. She has performed around the country in various productions andRead more »

PreSchool Performers

PreSchool Performers Class will take place every Wednesday at Mellor Village Hall, Mellor, Blackburn (starting Wednesday 4th June) for children aged 2- 4 years old. The class will start at 9.30am- 10.15am and costs £4; payable weekly. The class will be led by Musical Theatre Star, Liz Singleton, who will work on singing, dance, poetry and music givingRead more »

Blackburn Festival 2014

Last year was our first year at Blackburn Festival and our students achieved high marks throughout the competition. The festival is an open competition to all young people in the arts. Our students have been entered for the Speech and Drama sections of the festival which will be held on Sunday 11th May 2014 at Westholme Theatre andRead more »

Easter Performance Week

Our Easter Performance Week took place from 7th- 11th April 2014 at St Mary’s College Blackburn. The week comprised of workshops within the disciplines of Dance, Drama and Singing but each day students learnt a new skill within each discipline which they then performed to an audience at the end of every day. For exampleRead more »

Presentation Afternoon: Sunday 22nd June

Our Presentation Afternoon is an opportunity for all our students to perform their work in front of an audience. Our Youth Theatre has been rehearsing from September and will be performing a combination of two popular plays creating a play unique to them. The Presentation Afternoon will be taking place on Sunday 22nd June, 4.30pm at TheRead more »