• Abbie Vena, plays Matilda in the West End.

    Northern Lights Drama is proud to train the next generation of stars with a growing number of pupils being cast in professional theatre, film and television roles.

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  • All classes focus on boosting confidence and self esteem.

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  • Classes available in Anlaby, Beverley, Cottingham, Driffield, Hedon, Hessle, Market Weighton, Welton, Willerby.

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Our Weekly Classes

We have built an independent theatre school offering quality Acting, Dance and Musical Theatre classes for children, young people and adults in Hull and East Yorkshire. We use our professional training and experience to provide high quality teaching and support to local talent across the region.

Acting

Our Acting classes are for children 3 - 18 years and adults 18+ years. Our Acting classes explore group drama games and exercises, improvisation, text work and devising to help pupils to think on their feet and respond imaginatively to different scenarios.

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Musical Theatre

Our Musical Theatre classes are for children 3 -18 years and explore the three different elements of Musical Theatre: Drama, Dance and Singing. Each pupil is encouraged and supported by industry professionals to become a confident and well-rounded performer.

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LAMDA

LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) is one of the UK’s oldest and most respected awarding organisations. The exams are about achievement, recognising and rewarding the endeavours of each individual, but they are also about empowerment.

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Dance

Our Dance classes for children are fun, energetic and an opportunity to strut, ‘hair flick’ and feel like a star! Explore different dance styles from commercial to musical theatre, learning choreography to the latest chart topper and hit Broadway shows.

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Production Club

Production Club gives our pupils the opportunity to work on a full show, directed and choreographed by industry professionals. Open to NLD pupils only (7 - 16 years) children must attend one of our weekly classes in order to be part of production club.

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First class is completely free!

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DANCE MASTERCLASS WITH TOP UK CHOREOGRAPHER JON BENEY

BOOK NOW: Join top UK dance practitioner and movement director, Jon Beney, in an exclusive dance masterclass at Northern Lights Drama in March 2019...

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In The Spotlight...

PUPIL BEN AINSWORTH STARS IN CHRISTMAS AD CAMPAIGN FOR BAULI ITALIA

We are so proud of our talented pupil Ben Ainsworth (10) from Lund who stars in this lovely Christmas ad campaign for Bauli Italia #bravo!!! Last year Ben played the role of cheeky schoolboy, appearing in an episode of Emmerdale for ITV. This week Ben makes his professional theatre debut playing the lead part of William in 'Goodnight Mister Tom' at the East Riding Theatre in Beverley 13th December 2018 - 6th January 2019.

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