DM Youth & Mini Theatre
Learn to sing, dance and act at our DM Youth Theatre. Your child will learn all that is needed for the wonderful world of Performing Arts. We have created this program so that your child will learn through a proven system how to increase their confidence and express their creativity while being supported in a safe environment by our experienced teachers in singing, dancing and acting.
Students learn a range of singing styles, vocal techniques and improve their range in our singing lessons. In dance they will learn a range of different musical theatre styles as well as improving their technique and flexibility. In drama children learn the fundamentals of projection, performance and improvisation.
Your child will have the opportunity to be put through exams for both the Theatric award syllabus and IDTA Theatre Craft dance syllabus. As your child progresses above Grade 6 onwards, these examinations can go towards their UCAS points for further education.
Theatric award syllabus examinations
Your child will be given a booklet for this syllabus which will keep both you and the teacher updated with what they have achieved so far and what their next steps are; a digital download will be available to you when you enrol your child. For these exams, the children will be able to go in as solos or duets at DM studios. Options for children with SEND needs are available to discuss with the teacher.
What to Wear?
Please wear black trousers/leggings and trainers or jazz shoes. A DM Youth Theatre t-shirt* or DM Dance logo t-shirt. *one t-shirt will be provided upon sign up along with a ring binder for their theatric award workbook.