Act The Part

Opportunities to get involved in theatre

We run regular performing arts groups for disabled and non-disabled people to participate in theatre. Projects help to improve confidence, reduce isolation and gain arts and social skills.

DDM

A performing arts group for young people to begin to experience Drama, Dance and Music.

Young people attend for between 18 – 24 months and then they are encouraged to move on to integrated or mainstream arts activities.

Membership 

Young disabled people from 11 – 18

Meeting Day 

Wednesdays after school

Meeting Place

Face Front Studio
52 Market Square, Edmonton, London
N9 0TZ

Duration

2 – 2½  hours

Find out more here

The Blue Sky Actors is an inclusive ensemble of adult disabled and non-disabled actors.

Our main missions are to play, have fun, build confidence and produce three productions a year.

Membership

Disabled adults

Meeting Day 

Saturday afternoon term time

Meeting Place

Stratford Circus Arts Centre
Theatre Square, London
E15 1BX

Duration

3 hours

Find out more here

Open to young people familiar to Waterman Arts Centre, the group learns music, art, dance and theatre skills. Run in partnership and run by three experienced professional artist/facilitators.

As well as performing, the group can go on theatre trips and join in other social events.

Membership

From 11 - 18 years

Meeting Day 

Sundays

Meeting Place

Watermans Arts Centre, 40 High Street, Brentford
TW8 0BS

Duration

1 hour 45 mins with a short break.

Find out more here

‘Broken Silence’ is an adult drama group of approximately 20 disabled participants with sensory and mobility impairments, mental health issues and learning difficulties.

Participants devise ideas using drama, movement and music with the aim of developing these ideas into a performance piece.

Membership

Disabled adults

Meeting Day 

Wednesday during term time

Meeting Place

Park Avenue Disability Resource Centre
Ground Floor, 65c Park Ave, Enfield
EN1 2HL

Duration

2 hours

Find out more here

Working with local theatre-makers, the Youth Theatre ensemble expand their drama skills by taking part in theatre exercises, drama games and a performance in a professional studio theatre.

Membership

Young people aged 9-13 years old.

Meeting Day 

Saturdays

Meeting Place

Stratford Circus Arts Centre
Theatre Square, London
E15 1BX

Duration

2 hours

Find out more here

The group learns music and theatre skills, write and perform their own shows, led by experienced professional artist/facilitators.

As well as performing, the group can go on theatre trips and join in other social events.

Membership

From 8 - 98 years

Meeting Day

Thursday during term time

Meeting Place(s)

Ponders End United Reformed Church Hall
College Court, High Street, Ponders End, Enfield
EN3 4EY

and

Face Front Studio
52 Market Square, Edmonton, London
N9 0TZ

Duration

2½ hours for the regular sessions

Find out more here

Theatre-based groups for 2 – 4 year olds (with adult) and 5 – 8 year olds. Explore theatre skills with fun exercises and games that will develop communication skills, imagination and confidence.

Membership

Ages: 2-4 with parents / carers from 9.30am - 10.30am
Ages: 5-8 from 10.30am - 11.30am

Meeting Day 

Saturdays, term time.

Meeting Place

Stratford Circus Arts Centre
Theatre Square, London
E15 1BX

Duration

1 hour per group

Find out more here

To join any group

Check out individual group pages or email info@facefront.org


Face Front Inclusive Theatre | Limited Company No. 05154096 | Registered Charity No. 1116506
Main Office & Studio: 52 Market Square, Edmonton Green, London N9 0TZ - Telephone: 020 8350 3461

- Edmonton Green Charity Of The Year 2020 -

Email Face Front: info@facefront.org  

PATRONS - Matt Fraser - Josette Bushell-Mingo - Rachel Denning - Doris Jiagge - Aditya Chakrabortty - Judy Hepburn - Onjali Rauf

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Young Camden FoundationYoung Barnet FoundationCreative SchoolsThe Foundation for Social ImprovementIndependent Theatre CouncilLondon Participatory Arts