The Performers offers a practical training course that explores a variety of techniques and focuses on ensemble performance. The ethos of the ensemble underpins all of the work created by the Young Company. Over the course of the year, they develop skills in physicality, improvisation, voice technique and approaches to script as well as working with visiting practitioners to explore specialist skills such as physical theatre and Shakespeare.

The PERFORMERS is for anyone interested in…

  • developing in-depth performance skills
  • working as an ensemble
  • learning about a variety of techniques
  • creating new work and sharing ideas

“The Young Company is so creative and energetic; it’s great to work with people who actually really want to be involved in theatre – everyone’s here because they want to be and because they want to learn.”

Young Company

Discover the Royal Exchange’s resident company for young people aged 14 – 25.

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