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Interested in training with us? Then check out   The Court Youth CompanyYouth Crew weekly Improvisation Classes with The Court Jesters, or our School Holiday Programme .

The Court Youth Company

The Court Youth Company is our resident training and performance company for young actors. It provides an opportunity to develop potential and nurture performance skills through practical experience.


Ages 16- 21 years

$250 per term

18 places in the company

Year-long Programme


Scholarship opportunities available

By audition only (in December)


Dates for 2015: 

Wednesdays 6pm-9pm & Saturdays 1pm-4pm

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3 

Term 4 

Wed 4 Feb- Wed 1 April

Wed 22 April- Wed 1 July

Wed 22 July- Wed 23 Sept

Wed 14 Oct- Sat 12 Dec

Applictions for the 2015 intake are now closed. For more information on The Court Youth Company, please click  here.

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Youth Crew

The Court Theatre's Youth Crew is a training course for students aged 15-21 interested in a range of technical roles within the performance and events industry. An opportunity to learn skills through practical application, providing a platform for tertiary learning or work placement within the industry.


Ages 15-21 years

Saturdays: 10am-12.30pm

$200 (incl. GST) per term

Limited plces available


During term time

Scholarship opportunies available

No prior experience necessary

For more information on Youth Crew, please visit here. To register your interest in the course, please fill out our online form here.

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Improvisation Classes

The Court Jesters, The Court Theatre's resident improvisation company, teach weekly classes onsite in improvisation and performance, catering to all levels of performer. Each term resolves with a showcase from all the classes for friends and family.


Spontaniety (Beginner)

Character and Narrative (Intermediate)*

Youth Improvisation

Performance Improvisation (Advanced- by audition only)*

Mondays, 6.30pm-8pm

Thursdays, 6.30pm-8pm

Fridays, 4.30pm-6pm

Tuesdays, 7pm-8.30pm

$120 per term

$120 per term

$120 per term

$140 per term

*This stream is open to all students who have prior improv training, or who have completed Spontaneity. 

Term Dates 2015 (8 week terms):

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Begins Monday 2 February

Begins Monday 20 April

Begins Monday 20 July   

Begins Monday 12 October   




Registrations for Term One 2015 are now open! To register interest in enrolment, please fill out our online form here.

For more information on our Improvisation Classes, please visit here.

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School Holiday Programme

The School Holiday Programme is an onsite intensive course offered to budding young performers. The aim is to introduce young people to the fundamentals of performance, build confidence, and have fun. Each holiday a new and different set of theatre making skills will be presented, including improvisation, devising, and physical theatre.

Participants also receive a complimentary ticket to The Court Theatre Kids Show, and an opportunity to meet and talk to the cast after the show.


Ages: 9-12 years; 13-15 years

Monday to Friday (9am-3pm)

$240.00 (incl. GST) per week

Limited places available

School Holiday Programme Dates 2015:

Our first holiday programme will be in April, 2015. More information coming soon!

For more information on our School Holiday Programme, please visit here.

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For more information on training at The Court Theatre please contact our Education Manager, today!

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