Hippodrome Youth Theatre

Hippodrome Youth Theatre

Youth Theatre sessions are tailored to specific age groups and explore a range of theatre techniques and styles. Sessions start with warm up games and exercises to engage the creativity of the group and encourage teamwork and focus and then move on to explore specific theatre skills and performance work. Sessions take place in Darlington Hippodrome's dedicated Education Space.  

Term Dates summer 2018 

Start of term: week commencing 23rd April
Half term: week commencing 28th May
End of term: week commencing 2nd July

7-10 year olds (school years 3-5)

Tuesdays 5pm-6.30pm
£42.50 per term 


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10-13 year olds (school years 6-8)

Thursdays 5pm - 6.30pm
£42.50 per term


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13+ years (school years 9+)

Thursdays 7pm-8.30pm
£42.50 per term


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Trial Sessions and Concessions


Concessionary rates are available for low income families and children from the looked after sector, providing a 20% discount. Young people who attend more than one course per term receive a 20% discount on their second course.  

Concessions cannot currently be booked online; please telephone the box office on 01325 405405. 

Trial sessions

New starters are invited to attend the first session prior to paying so they can try before they buy, after which the full payment for the term is required. Booking is required for trial sessions; these cannot currently be booked online so please telephone the box office on 01325 405405. 

For more information...

Please contact Lyndsey Middleton, Audience Development and Participation Officer, on 01325 405510 or lyndsey.middleton@darlington.gov.uk.