Theatre Workshop is for young people who have a passion for
theatre and want to develop their drama skills and experience in a
workshop situation. Our classes offer the chance to concentrate on
the important drama skills of improvisation, storytelling
techniques and working with texts in a friendly and supportive
environment. These classes are open to all students of secondary
You will work in small groups (of no more than 15 students) with
others of a similar age, gaining skills, experience and confidence
that will be hugely valuable, whatever you want to do in life.
There is no audition for Theatre Workshop, places are allocated on
a first come, first served basis with entry on to the workshop in
September, January and April.
Theatre Workshop groups meet for two and a half hours on
Saturdays (in Pembrokeshire) or Sundays (in Cardiff) from either
10am to 12.30pm or 1.15pm to 3.45pm.
In Cardiff, we are pleased to be able to offer
Theatre Workshop classes through the medium of Welsh. Please
contact us for more
How to Apply
There is no audition for a place in Theatre Workshop. To apply
for a place at either location just complete an application form
and return it to us at:
Young Actors Studio
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Fees & Financial Support
The Young Actors Studio is committed to giving every young
person aged 11 – 20 with a passion for theatre, the opportunity to
benefit from the specialist drama training delivered by RWCMD,
regardless of experience or financial means.
Thanks to the support of Valero and many friends and supporters
of the College, all of our students can apply for a means tested
bursary which can help pay fees and may cover up to 100% of the
total costs. We place great importance on making the Young Actors
Studio accessible to all young people who have a genuine interest
in theatre, with over 50% of current students receiving financial
Theatre Workshop Fees 2019/20
£280 per term (£840 per year)
Payment of fees should be made termly, before each term, or
monthly by direct debit. For more information on the financial
support available or any other information regarding course fees
please email us.
Download the full
Financial Regulations for the Young Actors Studio.