NENAGH YOUTH THEATRE - NENAGH ARTS CENTRE
Nenagh Youth Theatre is resident at Nenagh Arts Centre. Hundreds of local people have either participated or attended youth theatre workshops or shows throughout the years. They have shot short films in our auditorium, used our outdoor area for site specific shows and performed several lives plays and pantomimes on our stage.
Nenagh Youth Theatre runs weekly workshops in our studio space every Saturday morning, 11.30am – 1.30pm. Workshops include acting, writing, comedy improv, physical theatre and lots more to accommodate the many talents and interests of the young people of Nenagh. Drama workshops are a great way for young people to feel apart of a team, its great for their self expression and confidence building.
As an affiliate member of the national organisation of Youth Theatre’s – Youth Theatre Ireland, participants have several opportunities to participate on a national level by attending festivals, workshops, youth conferences and camps throughout the year.
When Covid hit, like everything Nenagh Youth Theatre went online, running workshops on zoom, creating scenes, films and they even designed their very own festival Quaranteen Youth Arts Festival. The creativity of this group is never ending. The festival was to provide a social as well as a creative outlet for the young people.
This group is suitable for 13 – 17yr olds who are looking for a creative outlet to express themselves, gain an understanding of theatre as an art form while making memories and having lots of fun, then Nenagh Youth Theatre is the place for you!
The 20 week term costs €100- September to end of November
Dates for the new year coming soon
If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org or message on Facebook @NenaghYT
FRACTURE YOUTH THEATRE THURLES
Fracture Youth Theatre takes place from September to April each year. If you're between 13 and 17 years old and looking for something fun and exciting to be part of, Fracture Youth Theatre is it!
No experience necessary. We meet every Saturday, 3pm-5pm, in the Source Arts Centre, Thurles. Experienced theatre practitioners lead and direct the youth theatre.
Fracture YT is an excellent programme for young people to make new friends, develop communication skills and build confidence through theatre games and improvisation. Presenting one play each year, participants work hard together to accomplish their goals in a supportive and rewarding environment.
Runs Every Saturday 3pm to 5pm from September - April (excluding Saturdays during school holidays)
For more information please contact The Source Arts Centre, Thurles, at 0504-90204.