Play in a Week!

Aged 5-13?
Want to take part in a week of drama?
Play in a Week is for you!


What is it?

You will take part in an energetic, fast-paced rehearsal week at Storyhouse, learn new skills, make new friends, have creative fun and perform the play you create in Storyhouse Garret Theatre at the end of the week. No previous experience is necessary.


When is it?

Mon 20 – Sat 25 August
10am – 4pm

Please note: participants must be able to attend every day


How much does it cost?

Total fee for 6 full days: £120

Low Family Income Rate: £45 (If the family earn less than £15,000 per year)

Lower Rate: £30 (If the family are on Means Tested Benefit (Young Person in Care, Care Leave, Receiving Income Support or Universal Credit, Receiving Employment and Support Allowance and Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payments)

If you fit into one of the reduced rate categories please contact us. If you do not fit into one of these categories but would like to request a reduced fee for other reasons we will do our best to help. 

We also operate a limited access fund for those young people who would otherwise be unable to become involved. Please contact the Youth Projects Manager on 01244 747 434 or email


5 - 13

Taking Part Summer Reading Challenge
The Den

What is Mischief Makers? The 2018 Summer Reading Challenge celebrates 80 years of the publication of the Beano and so…

On Stage Swallows and Amazons
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

As well as indoors at Storyhouse, you can catch the glorious family show outside at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre.

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