Creative Hub Workshops


Find out more about Lewisham Youth Theatre and
Learn new creative skills!

Join us for an open sessions or taster creative workshop – all absolutely FREE. You don’t need to have participated in LYT before or have any previous experience of drama. Just come along, meet new people and have fun!


Casting Workshop With Ceri Bedingfield Saturday 28th January 11am – 2pm: Ceri Beddingfield is a Lewisham based Casting Director who has worked across TV, Film Theatre & Commercial projects working with Casting Directors Rachel Freck, Dixie Chassay, Jill Green & Emily Tilelli. Sign up HERE


Drama & Creative Writing with Outside Edge – Saturday 4th February 12pm – 1.30pm: A Drama and Creative Writing workshop for ages 13-17. This workshop is open to all but our partners are particularly interested in hearing from young people affected by a loved one’s addiction. Sign up HERE. To refer a young person, please email Carys or call 07435 969 157.


Introduction to Backstage Theatre – Monday 6th February 5 – 7pm: A hands-on introductory workshop exploring all things backstage. Learn about different Technical Theatre and design roles, including set, lighting, sound, costume and stage management. This Creative Hub is for ages 13 – 17 and is open to young people from across London, it’s for anyone interested in finding out more about Backstage Theatre. No previous experience is needed. Sign up HERE.


My London Youth Summit – Wednesday 8th February 5.30 – 8.30pm: Join with young people from across Lewisham & Greenwich to make your voice heard about the change you want to see in your community. My London is a partnership project helping young people get involved in social action. The Youth Summit is planned and run by young people to help you get involved and learn how you can make a difference. NOTE: This session will take place at Trinity Laban (SE8 3DZ). Find our more and Sign Up HERE.

FEBRUARY HALF TERMBackstage Theatre Intensive – Monday 13th – Wednesday 15th February, 11am – 4pm: Learn more about the backstage roles that make theatre happen over three hands-on, action packed days. Open to Yrs 9-12. Register your interest here or contact Anna for more information.


FEBRUARY HALF TERM – Writing Residency – Wednesday 15th February, 4.30 – 6.30pm and Thursday/Friday 16th & 17th February, 11am – 4pm: Join LYT’s partners Theatre Centre and 3 professional playwrights to help you start writing your own play. Open to aged 13-21. Sign Up HERE.


FEBRUARY HALF TERM – Creative Storytelling and Book Launch for PrimarySaturday 18th February, 2 – 4.30pm: Celebrate the creativity of young artists with this fun day for primary aged children in years 3-6 (ages 7-11). Join us for a workshop in creativity storytelling, then stay for the launch of a new book ‘Isis Meets Isis’ written by LYT member Isis Damali. Sign Up HERE.

Stage Combat Masterclass Monday 27th February, 5:30 – 7:30pm: Learn ways to fight like your favourite heroes or villains! You will be working with Lydia – a fight director, combat teacher and actress – to develop choreographed movements that fake fights safely but believably. Open to all young people aged 12-16. Sign Up HERE.



Any Questions?: Email Isla or text 07435 969 157

All workshops will be held at
LYT’s Creative Hub
142-144 Lewisham High Street, next to Superdrug.

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