Tim Bray Productions' Youth Theatre
Tim Bray Productions' Youth Theatre - Term and School Holiday Classes
Drama classes for children and youth aged 5-16 years. Tim Bray Productions Youth Theatre is an opportunity for children to become actively engaged through workshops with Tim Bray and their productions held every school holidays.
There are options of weekly drama classes during term time and one day workshops during the school holidays which incorporate an introduction to a range of onstage and offstage theatre techniques, ranging from lighting, set design, costume design, movement, improvisation and techniques led by occasional guest tutors.
Students also attend a rehearsal of the current production whree they learn and watch professional actors at work and school holiday workshop attendees also get a ticket to the current production.
Holiday workshops also include a Q&A session with the cast and crew.
An end of year performance by those who have attended classes allow them to use and showcase their newly learned skills to family and friends.
See further details on -
Tim Bray Productions' Term Timetable and Prices; and
Tim Bray Productions' School Holiday Workshops
About Tim Bray and our Annual Productions
Tim Bray Productions is recognised as Auckland’s leading theatre for children. with shows usually based around some of the best New Zealand literature.
Tim Bray Productions see live theatre as a way to engage children with literature, and to encourage reading. Theatre is more than just entertainment and Tim Bray Productions consider it an integral part of children’s education, helping with socialisation skills and encouraging and exploring their imaginations.
With 4 shows each year based around the school holiday dates and held at The PumpHouse Theatre in Takapuna Shows are enjoyed by more than 20,000 people a year.
We produce 4 shows per year as part of our standard season, housed in the quaint and picturesque setting of The PumpHouse Theatre, Takapuna. The timing of our shows is based around the school holidays, with shows playing throughout and a special education season 1-2 weeks before the end of term to provide the opportunity for school, home school, and early childhood groups to attend as part of their programme.
We provide opportunities for children and young people to further engage and become involved in theatre through our Youth Theatre, Theatre Workshops and providing Q&A sessions with our casts and crews.
What's On with Tim Bray Productions
We hold shows each school holidays and you can check what's coming up next!