Irchester Players Youth is a Performing Arts Youth Group ran by the multiple award-winning Irchester Players. Irchester Players Youth is also a member of NODA Youth.
This division of the charity was launched in April 2018 to deliver training in a wide range of Performing Arts, as well as enhancing key skills in leadership and communication. Recreational activities and trips will also be ran through the group. Our young members are mentored in singing, dance, drama and theatre work, which include all the off stage activities that happen in the Performing Arts world.
Players Youth meets every Wednesday at Irchester WMC at 18:00. Anyone aged between 5 and 16 are welcome to come along and sample what we have to offer.
Questions and Answers
Who can join?
Anyone between the age of 5 and 16 may join the youth division. The Wednesday workshops will be aimed at those age groups. Those aged between 16 and 21 may join Irchester Players and still part take in youth shows.
When will the youth division meet?
The division will meet every Wednesday at 18:00. The first session will be On Wednesday 25 April 2018.
Where will the division meet?
Irchester Working Men’s Club.
Do I need any pervious experience?
None whatsoever. All abilities are welcome. As are people from all backgrounds.
How much will it cost?
It will cost £3.00 per week to take part in the workshops. We will provide options to pay terms or weekly. The funds will be used to run the division only – we do not aim to make a profit from the fee.
Do you need to be a member of Irchester Players?
No, but members will receive a discount on the weekly fees. Members of the Youth Division only, may elect to become members of Irchester Players at the age of 8 and then partake in the groups shows whilst also training with the Youth Division.
Who will run the sessions?
The directors of Irchester Players will run the sessions, alongside youth leaders. There will always be a DBS checked director present at all sessions.