Young Actors

Drama |
27th April 2023

Young Actors | Thu 27 Apr to Thu 13 Jul | 5.15-6.45pm | £70 (10 wks) | 11-14 yrs | Tutor Chris Jones | Malt Room & Room 14*

During Young Actors, participants will explore who they are and the world around them through drama activities, productions and games. Different ways of performance will be introduced to the Young Actors, including clowning, physical theatre, comedy, puppetry and mime. 

The aim of this class is to build confidence, harness theatre skills to bring scripts to life, form a strong and supportive theatre company and make friends. 

If you’ve not attended the class before and would like to try the session out before committing to the term, please contact

Important information 

*Room 14 a first floor venue, with access via external stairs only. Please contact the Learning and Engagement Manager to discuss any access requirements:       

There are no sessions during the weeks beginning 29 May and 5 June.

What do I need to bring with me?  

Please come ready in comfortable clothes that you can move in and bring your own water in a bottle. 

About the tutor

Chris has been working as a professional actor since 2009 and is a fully qualified teacher. His career highlights include playing King George VI in the stage version of ‘The King’s Speech’ for Bill Kenwright, Treat in ‘Orphans’ at the English Theatre of Hamburg and Mr. Manningham in ‘Gaslight’ for Paul Taylor Mills. He often collaborates with Proper Job Theatre Company based in Huddersfield and has toured twice with them; Chris has also played the comic lead in several pantomimes over the years. Recently having moved to Kendal following his love of Lake District mountains, he is looking forward to sharing his experience with the local young performers.

Chris Jones

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27th April 2023

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