Workshop Theatre


Stagewise School for the Performing Arts provides performing arts training for young people aged 4-14 years and has been nurturing and developing talent since its launch in 2000.

Based at Lighthouse, with additional workshops running in Wimborne and Christchurch, Stagewise enables young people to learn about the performing arts from a team of friendly and encouraging industry creatives in a safe, non-competitive and enjoyable environment.

The school offers weekly acting, singing and dance workshops to children and teenagers. As well as term-time workshops it stages annual productions, offers school holiday workshops and regularly provides students for professional theatre, film and television productions.

Join Stagewise now and get your first month of workshops FREE!

Saturday 10.00 - 11.30 at Lighthouse (4-7 years)
Saturday 11.40 - 1pm at Lighthouse (4-7 years)
Saturday 12.30 - 3.30pm at Lighthouse (7-10 years)
Saturday 1.30 - 4.30pm at Lighthouse (11-14 years)
Weekly workshops also available in Wimborne and Christchurch

The Industry:
Advanced acting and musical theatre training for 15-20 year olds
Professional, affordable part-time training which produces versatile, confident and individual young actors
West End, TV and Film masterclasses
Audition technique and preparation
LAMDA, Trinity and RADA exams
Tuesday 6 - 9.30pm at Lighthouse

For more information visit

Call 07702 309486 to book your free 4 week introductory trial

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