Lighthouse offers a range of workshops, residencies and events that are available to young people, teachers, practitioners and those interested in connecting to their creative side. Run by resident or visiting companies and facilitated by Lighthouse, these workshops offer an excellent opportunity to connect with and learn from internationally renowned artists and specialists.

Our programme of events and workshops is a dynamic and ever-changing one – make sure you check our website regularly to find out the most up to date information.  

Upcoming opportunities that we are excited about:


Frantic Assembly - Workshop for teachers on delivering Drama in schools - FULLY BOOKED

Wednesday 22nd November 5-7pm


Frantic Assembly, are running a Teacher Training workshop at Lighthouse, to assist the delivery of drama in schools.

Frantic Assembly are recommended on many educational syllabuses. Their teacher training workshop explores the company’s trademark physical approach to creating theatre, helping to ensure that teachers are connected to the professional theatre industry.

Described by previous attendees as “fun, energised and creative”, the workshop aims to; provide participants with an opportunity to develop new skills, increase physical confidence and offer innovative techniques for teachers to take back to the classroom.

Also please note: tickets are still available to see the production of ‘Things I Know To Be True’, which features on many GCSE, BTEC, AS and A Level courses. 


Frantic Assembly - Older People's Workshop - FULLY BOOKED

Wednesday 22nd November 12-2pm 


Frantic Assembly are also running a workshop here at Lighthouse for older people.

Within this workshop, the company will introduce participants to their style of working and hope to capture their attention as well as their imaginations.

The energetic workshop will introduce participants to the activities used to create the production, and develop their teamwork, confidence and creative skills.

If you would like more information or to book on to any of the above workshops then please email us

“One of my most outstanding memories of the year was having the opportunity to do a workshop with Frantic Assembly... It was an absolutely unique experience”.

Participant from Older People’s workshop, Lovesong tour