Summer of Fun workshops are well underway at the Beacon!

If you are no longer able to make workshop dates you have booked, please notify us in advance where possible so that we can make spaces available for others to enjoy the activities on offer. 

We have now set up a waiting list for all sold out activities. If you would like to be notified of available activities and dates, please call us on 01475 723723 or email

Creative Quest Workshops - SOLD OUT

Every Monday (28 June – 9 August)

10am – 3pm 

Suitable for ages 8-12 

Join us for weekly creative workshops across multiple artforms.

Each week we will focus on a different activity, so what are you waiting for? Come try out something new or take part in an old favourite. Activities will include visual arts, drama games, musical theatre and more!

Early Years Musical Café - SOLD OUT

Every Friday (2 July – 13 August)

10am – 11am | Spaces available on 16 & 30 July / 6 & 13 August 

Suitable for ages 3-5

Allow our musical facilitator to lead your child through a series of magical stories and songs, while you enjoy a cuppa in our café!

Children are encouraged to join in with the range of instruments provided.

Play in 2-Days - SOLD OUT

Tuesdays and Wednesdays in July

10am – 3pm | FREE

Suitable for ages 8-12 

Suitable for ages 12+ 

Think you can stage a play in only 2-days? Yes! We think you can too!

Come join us on this fun-filled and creative course producing a play to share with a family audience. We will work on performance technique, script work, and improvisation and devising.

Shakespeare Workshops

Every Wednesday (7 - 28 July)

10am – 2pm | FREE

Suitable for ages 12 - 18

A series of four workshops led by Felix O’Brien and Roslyn Paterson. These workshops will aim to demystify and bring to life Shakespeare’s work through an exploration of text, movement, vocalisation and characterisation.

The workshops will be fun, practical and engaging. Texts used will include ‘Romeo and Juliet’, ‘Macbeth’, ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’, ‘Titus Andronicus’ and ‘The Tempest’.  

Musical Theatre Singing Workshops

10am – 2pm | FREE

Suitable for ages 12 - 18

A series of four Musical Theatre singing workshops led by Siân Campbell and Emily Ashton. These fun and practical workshops will aim to introduce Musical Theatre repertoire, help with audition song selection and provide useful warm up and audition/performance techniques.  

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