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Activities for young people @ ACW

For ages 13 - 19

Washington Youth Theatre
Wednesdays 6 - 8pm, £5per session

For ages 8 - 14

Beat It Samba drumming circle, taking on new members for the new term
Saturdays, 10.30 - 11.30am, £4.50per session

Washington Youth Theatre
Saturdays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Join the Washington Youth Theatre Company and learn about stagecraft and script writing, take part in productions and films as well as making great new friends along the way.
£5 per session

The Catalysts Collective
Wednesdays 6- 8pm
Are you a young musician or songwriter?  Are you in or looking to join a band?

Then join our music collective…

The Catalyst Collective at Arts Centre Washington is open to 14-25 year olds, we will provided you with discounted rehearsal and recording space, gig opportunities and access to workshops such as song writing, recording techniques and performance skills.

To sign up or to find out more contact / call 0191 561 3456 / or send us a message at

Saturday Art Club 
Saturdays, 1.30pm – 3.30pm
Join the Saturday Art Club and find out just how much fun art can really be.
£5 per session

THE DRUM ROOM – one to one and group drum kit tuition now available at Arts Centre Washington on Saturdays

Contact Dan on 07890054216 to book your place!

The Voice Studio

Professional signing tuition from Maggi Ballantyne, internationally renowned singer, vocal and performance coach.

For more information visit 

Call 0191 417 4999 to book

What's On:

Washington Youth Theatre present...

The Shadow

08 July 2017

A mad cap comedy devised by the group and written by Neil Armstrong.  James Bond meets Monty Python in this anarchic comedy for all the family.  Can ace British spy The Shadow defeat the evil genius Blue Dude in his attempt to take over the world with his mind-controlling tacos.

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A Play in a Week!

31 July 2017 - 04 August 2017

*Performance at 3pm on Friday
For children aged 8+
This summer join writer, director and actor Neil Armstrong as the group devise, write then perform a totally original new play in just one week!

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GLOW + Neon Party

18 November 2017

Performance 6pm
Party 7 – 8.30pm
Enter a stunning world of light, performance and projection.  Glow is an immersive performance of breath-taking Hip hop  dance and circus skills.  The performance will climax with a jaw dropping fire dance in the Courtyard.

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