Academy @ Century Theatre

*IMPORTANT UPDATE*

Over the 2022 summer holidays we will be offering a wide range of classes to keep you busy. The best part about it, all our classes are FREE! 

 

We also have an exciting opportunity for you to be involved in an in-house production – Show in a Month. (see below).

 

Block bookings are unavailable. Please book sessions one by one. book these sessions in advance. Although it is not a requirement, this really benefits our academy team on planning classes and number management.

 

Starting on the 19th July-26th August

Under 12’s Dance

Tuesdays at 10am (2 hours)

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Little Stars

Thursdays at 10am (45 minutes)

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Academy+

Thursdays at 11:30am (1 hour and 30 minutes)

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Junior Academy

Fridays at 10am (1 hour)

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Show in a Month!

Show in a Month planning and rehearsals run from 25th July – 17th August. It costs £20 for 8 sessions every Monday and Wednesday 10am-2pm. There is limited space so please book now to get involved! Cut of date for entries is

The aim of the workshop is to create a play from a single prompt. From acting to directing to tech, this workshop provides a chance discover and develop interests and transferable skills. The final session will be a performance to friends and family.

For ages 10-18, this workshop provides quite the challenge but with teamwork and creativity, great things can be produced. Make friends, have fun and create memories.

You will need to bring some lunch and a drink. A pencil case with a notebook is also preferable.

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Welcome to The Academy

We offer a wide range of classes…

Musical Theatre

Dance

Little Stars

Academy +

Junior Academy

You can find more information and how to book the classes below…

Musical Theatre 24601 (Adults)

MONDAYS @ 19:00-21:00 (2 hours)

£5 (discount codes at bottom of page)

Musical Theatre 24601 (Les Mis reference) is a weekly workshop designed to help those wanting to dip their toes into Musical Theatre and gain self confidence whilst making new friends. These workshops are a safe space to explore all 3 disciplines. 

These adult sessions welcome anyone of any ability and age (above 18). Whether you want to be onstage again or just want to have fun. Our motto is “If they can, I can”. Try something new and push your boundaries with the support of your peers. 

Workshops are designed to be flexible and will be tailored to the interest and needs of those attending. Open discussion and feedback will determine pace and topics explored. No stress or pressure. Just try everything at least once!

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Dance Under 18s

WEDNESDAY @ 17:30-19:00 (1 hour 30 mins)

£5 (Discount codes at bottom of page)

Please wear clothes you can move in and trainers (no skirts, dresses, or sandals please).

Bring a bottle of water and lots of enthusiasm.

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Little Stars (age 4 and under)

Thursdays 10:00-10:45am (45 mins)

£2.50 (Please pay on the door)

Join us for 45 minutes of fun, creativity and excitement! Does your little one like to sing, dance and dress up. Then this is the place for you! Improve confidence, make new friends and maybe get a chance to be on the stage!

No booking required. £2.50 payed on the door.

Academy+ (Ages 12 to 18)

Thursday 17:30-19:00 (1 hour 30 mins)

£5 (Discounts codes at bottom of page)

Academy+ aims to develop performance skills of young people in our local community. Providing opportunities to improve your confidence, performance style and creative critical thinking with professionals in the industry.

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Junior Academy (Under 12s)

SATURDAYS @10:00-11:00am (1 hour)

£5 (Discount codes at bottom of page)

We will be focussed on improving our wellbeing through art and drama.

Junior Academy aims to introduce performance skills of young people in our local community. Providing opportunities to improve your confidence and make new friends.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

PLEASE BE AWARE OF ANY COVID RESTRICTIONS BEFORE ATTENDING SESSIONS AND DO NOT ATTEND IF YOU ARE POSITIVE OR ARE AWAITING TEST RESULTS BECAUSE YOU HAVE SYMPTOMS. LATERAL FLOW TESTS ARE USUALLY AVAILABLE FROM THE THEATRE IF YOU NEED ONE BEFORE YOU ATTEND.

DISCOUNT CODES

All of our Academy sessions offer half price sessions for families on less than £21k a year: input code ‘Academy2021disc’ at the checkout.

We offer £1 sessions for those on benefits input code ‘Academy2021one’ at the checkout.

Children in Care/care leavers go free to all sessions. Please contact century.theatre@leics.gov.uk for code.

50% Discount for siblings: code ‘Sibling50’ at the checkout.

Any problems with these discount codes please email century.theatre@leics.gov.uk