Adventures in the Arts Taster Days

24th & 25rd October 2019 Half term taster sessions

Blackburn Empire Theatre in association with Pendle Productions (Professional Theatre and Pantomime Producer) launch this exciting opportunity for young people to work with professionals from the Theatre and Television industries and discover, learn and explore new skills in the Arts.

There will be workshops run over two days and each Arts Explorer will have the opportunity to choose (at registration) two workshops to take part in each day. Registration will be at 9 am and the workshops will run from 9.30 am -12.30 pm and 1.15 pm – 4.15 PM. There will also be the opportunity for the individual workshop groups to show to each other the arts work produced during the day from 4.30 pm – 5 pm. Collection by parents will be at 5 pm from the Performing Arts Building Booking Office at the back of the Blackburn Empire Theatre. All Arts students must bring a packed lunch and refreshments for the day, as there will be no access off site during the day. Workshops aimed at age 7 – 18 years.

Including writing and recording a radio play.
Filming an Advert
Acting through song.
Dance for theatre.

Workshop Staff will include Tim Lince (Artistic Director of Pendle Productions, BBC and International Theatre Director), Callum Arnott (Television, Theatre Actor and Director), Danielle Edwards (Actress, Choreographer) as well as other specialist staff from the BBC and other media organizations.

£70 if booked in advance.
£80 if booked on the day of events.

Places are limited so book your place now!

Download and fill in the application form.
Or call the Booking Office on 01254 685 500.
Booking Office is open Monday – Saturday, 10am – 12:30pm.

  • PLEASE NOTE: Once a place has been booked on this week you will receive a telephone call or email from a member of our staff with a full pack of information to complete so that we have more details about your child.
  • The workshop is in partnership with The Blackburn Empire Theatre and Pendle Productions.