Free Drama Class
Prime Youth Theatre have fantastic workshops training young actors, writers and technicians. Interested? Why not attend a FREE taster workshop!
Prime Youth Theatre is for anyone aged 5-25yrs.
It's the only youth theatre in Swindon linked to a professional theatre company that has ongoing support from Arts Council England. They train young actors, writers and technicians. These weekly workshops are led by professional tutors, directors, actors, writers and designers.
Prime Theatre based at the Wyvern Theatre where most of the workshops and rehearsals take place. They increase confidence, communication and creativity. Many ex members work professionally in film, theatre and TV while others use their drama and performance skills in everyday life.
For further information or to book your FREE taster click here!
In a safe and supportive environment, young people develop theatre techniques, learn how to express themselves, grow social skills and empower their creative voices.
Prime Tutors are professional creatives who specialise in training young people. All staff have DBS checks and regular safeguarding training.
- Mark Powell – Artistic Director: Trained at Rose Bruford College of Theatre & Performance & Birmingham University. Mark is a director & writer with credits including Salisbury Playhouse, National Theatre, the egg & Birmingham Rep.
- Emma Barr – Associate Director: Trained at Royal Central School of Speech & Drama. Emma has extensive experience as a director & practitioner with companies such as Shakespeare’s Globe, Jackson’s Lane & Outbox.
- Helen Morley – Young Director: Helen trained in English & Theatre at Warwick University. Her theatre company, Reactivist, presents work across the country including the Vaults Festival, Edinburgh Fringe & the MAC Birmingham.