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FREE Theatre Workshops for Portslade locals

Weekly Theatre Workshops for Portslade locals
Date:
02.11.2021

Venue:
Freedom Leisure Centre, Chalky Road, Mile Oak, Portslade

Cost:
FREE for locals

Come and play on a six-week adventure with BPT. Find your voice. Join us for FREE weekly theatre workshops in your neighbourhood.

Do you want to be part of a fun, supportive group, writing and creating your own theatre around a theme of your choice? We are running workshops every week for six weeks, in five locations across the city, which will culminate in all the groups coming together to share performances and have a festive social at Brighthelm Community Centre on Wednesday 15 December.

We are building a People’s Theatre for the city and we’d love you to be a part of it.

Our voices hold more power than we are aware. And joined together with other voices, our collective voice can be unstoppable. We are all born with a right to speak, a right to laugh, a right to cry, a right to rant, a right to rage. What do you want to say? How might you say it through theatre?

There is absolutely no experience required to join the group, as we will play games, do theatre exercises and develop a performance from scratch.

Whether it’s voicing off, singing at the top of your voice, doing silly voices, giving voice to something unheard or simply making a voice-note, we would love to hear your voice in the room.

So please join us! A welcoming creative community of like-minded people who live on your doorstep is a click away. Be brave. We promise laughter 100% guaranteed * in every session. Come and play.

*or your money back 🙂

These workshops are for people who live in Portslade. If you don’t live in this neighbourhood, have a look at our website (www.brightonpeoplestheatre.org) for other weekly workshops taking place in different neighbourhoods across the city.

Thanks to the support of Brighton and Hove buses we are able to offer day saver bus tickets to those on low incomes wanting to attend our workshops. If you would like more information on how we can support your travel needs please contact our Operations Manager Fran at [email protected]

We prioritise people who have had the fewest opportunities to access arts and cultural activities. Our activities are open to people over the age of 18, with a BNpostcode, and who have never worked professionally in the arts.

We know booking on Eventbrite can sometimes be difficult. If you are having trouble booking you can contact our Operations Manager Fran via [email protected] or 07503430188.

We take your safety, and that of your loved ones, very seriously. Our workshops will continue to follow Covid-19 safety policies. We continually monitor and review the ever-changing Covid context locally. Our priority is to keep you safe at our workshops.

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