• Clore Learning Centre

    Discover theatre at work.

    Find out out how theatre works, in the National Theatre’s new spaces dedicated to learning, discovery and exploration. Be inspired by the skills of our backstage production departments and the work on our stages, and be part of the world’s busiest producing theatre.

  • Secondary & FE

    The Learning Department offers a range of activities including Continuing Professional Development for teachers, workshops and Q&A's for school and college groups, masterclasses and events around specific shows.

  • Connections

    A national festival of new writing and young theatre making. The concept is simple - exciting new plays, commissioned by the National Theatre and performed by youth theatre groups across the UK, with professional support from the NT and its partner theatres.

  • Theatreworks

    The NT’s unique and inspiring communications-based training programme – drawing on techniques used by actors and directors in the rehearsal room.

    Our training courses cover diverse subjects such as Personal Impact, Body Language, Influencing Others, Developing Resilience and Voice.

  • Primary and Early Years Programme

    NT Learning offers a range of activities and projects for nurseries and primary schools throughout the year. The Primary and Early Years programme includes touring productions, workshops, CPD for teachers and projects working with local parents and families.

  • About NT Learning

    The National Theatre offers extraordinary resources for lifelong learning about and through theatre. Through imaginative and innovative in-school, on-site and online activities, NT Learning opens up the National's repertoire, artistry, skills, and the building itself, enabling participants of all ages to discover new skills and experience the excitement of theatre-making.

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    The Clore Learning Centre

    How do you operate a lighting board?
    What makes a great new play?
    How do you bring a puppet to life?

  • Teaching Resources

    Free, beautifully-designed, easy-to-use resources that will enhance any learning experience.

    Find out what we offer students, teachers and anyone who is interested in theatre.

  • Schools and Teachers

    Opportunities for schools and teachers at the NT and beyond.

     

  • Young People

    Cheap tickets, workshops, events and a national festival of new writing and young theatre making.

  • Families

    During school holidays families can uncover the secrets of theatre in a variety of exciting and interactive ways.

  • Adult Learning

    The National Theatre offers extraordinary resources for lifelong learning about and through theatre.

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    Theatreworks Partnerships

    Projects, workshops and events working in partnership with community groups and organisations.