Free inclusive drama workshop with RADA


Are you interested in performing? Do you want to know more about drama school?

This fun taster workshop for 16 – 25 year olds is designed to give you an introduction into acting.

This is an opportunity for young people with physical and sensory impairments to participate in a practical inclusive drama workshop.

Led by RADA teachers, you will find out what it’s like to train as an actor through exploring play texts, voice or movement, and warm-up exercises.

The workshop is also open to non-disabled participants for applicants with a household income below £14,500 for single parent families, or £16,200 for families with two resident parent/guardians and/or are from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds or have refugee status.

You will also get the opportunity to:
  • Learn new practical skills
  • Play some games
  • Ask questions about life at drama school and what you will learn there
  • Understand the audition process
  • Find out about opportunities to get involved in the arts in your local area
Join us to find out more about actor training!


Sat 25 May, 1pm – 4pm 

Application Deadline

Fri 17 May

How To Book:

Please download a copy of the application form by clicking here and email your completed form to [email protected].
For further information please contact: [email protected] or 0191 242 7244. 


All of our spaces are wheelchair accessible and our practitioners are experienced in working with children and young people with a range of learning and/or physical disabilities.

If you would like to discuss support or access needs please contact Ali Ward-Timms on 0191 242 7244 or [email protected] 
Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available. To discuss any access needs, take a look at our access page or please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.