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First Impressions Youth Theatre

First Impressions Youth Theatre

First Impressions Youth Theatre offers free weekly workshops for young people aged 12 to 25.

The Artistic Director runs an ongoing program with skills development workshops led by guest professional theatre tutors offering experience in:

  • theatre
  • movement
  • film/multimedia
  • performance-making
  • the arts

Participants gain an understanding of arts practice, as well as practical skills and experience in performance building and art-making and fain access to some of Melbourne's most highly-respected artists.

The workshops also allow participants to develop creativity, social networks, confidence, fitness and have fun.

Past and current group members have gone on to:

  • Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) Drama
  • La Trobe Drama
  • independent film and theatre
  • stand-up comedy
  • careers as professional artists in other fields

Based in South Morang, the program is open to young people of all abilities who are living, working, attending school or clearly connected to the City of Whittlesea.

Young people with special needs or extraordinary circumstances should call to discuss their requirements.