In October 1866 a new theatre, named The Prince of Wales Theatre and Opera House opened in Liverpool, on Lime Street. About three quarters the size of the theatre that stands today, it was lit by gas light and all the stage machinery was controlled by steam power. The very first production was the opera Faust, performed by an Italian company. Within a year the theatre had been renamed and became the Alexandra Theatre and Opera House, probably because the Prince of Wales married Princess... Read more >>
The Creative Learning Department offers an exciting range of show and non-show related activities and events to enhance your group's visit to the Empire. Activities on offer include: Dance & Drama Workshops, Backstage Tours, Arts In Business Talks, Work Experience and Half Term Activities. They can be tailor made to meet the individual needs of your group and are available for schools, community groups, adults and children. To find out more about the activities email the Creative Learning Manager Natalie Flynn at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0151 702 7337.
The Liverpool Empire Creative Learning Department is delighted to be a part of ATG Creative Learning. ATG has a long standing commitment to developing creative learning, education and community participation work in its venues in the West End and across the UK.
The Empire’s busy Creative Learning Department delivers a varied programme of events and classes throughout the year, including activities related to the shows we have as well as a wide range of participatory classes, workshops and courses. In addition, the department facilitates regular events exploring the options available to young people interested in a career in theatre.
Liverpool Empire Youth Ballet: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Auditions
We are very excited to announce our auditions for the latest Liverpool Empire’s Creative Learning project…
The Liverpool Empire Youth Ballet 2017 – Ages 11-21’
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Step through the Wardrobe and enter the enchanting world of Narnia!
Star in a dance adventure where you stumble upon the loveable Mr Tumnus, the Majestic Lion Aslan and many more delightful characters who help Lucy and her siblings on their quest to save Narnia from the White Witches spell.
This enduring classic will be brought to life through lively modern dances and captivating ballet.
As part of the project participants will also attend a workshop with English National Ballet at the Liverpool Empire Theatre on either 26th or 27th October.
Download the application pack, featuring audition, rehearsal and performance information here .
The deadline for applications is Friday 16th June 2017.
Auditions are Sunday 25th June, recalls are Sunday 2nd July.
Show week is 10th-14th October 2017
For further information please email email@example.com or call 0151 7027339.