Technical Theatre for 12+

“It made me realize that I don’t just have to be an actor to be in theatre.
There are so many more things I can be.”

By taking part in one of our Technical Theatre projects, you can learn about and gain skills in making and running:

  • Lighting
  • Sound
  • Sets
  • Costumes and Make Up
  • Props
  • Stage Management

Technical Theatre Workshop Group

If you want to discover more about technical theatre, meet new people and try out new ways of using creative skills, then the workshop group is for you. Through attending the weekly workshops, and having the opportunity to attend a backstage theatre tour, you will develop your skills, teamwork, and creativity.

Workshops include practical skills, games, and fun exercises.

Sessions take place:

November – December 2016

At the Broadway Theatre Rehearsal Room in Catford.

Wednesdays 4.30pm – 6.00pm


Technical Theatre Bronze Arts Award

Technical Theatre Bronze Arts Award, runs weekly sessions usually from April to July

Each group is led by two experienced theatre practitioners who have worked backstage in professional theatres. Along with a team of volunteer assistants, Technical Theatre Bronze Arts Awards works to develop the practical skills of each participant. The sessions focus on team building, giving everyone a voice and a chance to take part creatively.

Each participant gets the opportunity to put their skills into practise and gain an Arts Award qualification.

Sessions take place:

April – July 2017

At the Broadway Theatre Rehearsal Room in Catford.

Mondays 4.30pm – 6.30pm


To take part in Technical Theatre you need to live or learn in the London Borough of Lewisham, attend no other after school drama group & be aged between 12 to 18 and be ready to take part.

If you are interested in being part of a Technical Theatre project, please email us at or click here to download a New Enquiry Form.

Please be aware places on all our youth theatres are limited.