About STS

Our Summer Theatre School is a week-long festival of fun, friendship and – of course – theatre! Join us for this unique, creative non-competitive holiday experience full of the joy of making theatre.

Who for: Anyone aged 14 – 90 yrs who love theatre-making. We have many participants who return year after year so you will always be in good company.

Dates: Saturday 06 to Saturday 13 August 2022

Venue: Queen Margret’s School in Escrick, North Yorkshire

Costs: include full board and all activities

Accommodation: is all onsite and are grouped by age. Under 18s will share accommodation, whilst over 18s will have their own room. Everyone will share bathroom and kitchenette facilities.

Food: All food (breakfast, lunch and dinner) is included and dietary requirements are catered for. There is also a tuck shop and bar available.

What else happens during the week? As well as the courses there are lots of other aspects of the week you can enjoy including; a choice of creative theatre workshops, several performances by Riding Lights, exclusive Members event (if your an RL member!), quiet spaces for reflection, Sunday and mid-week service.

What’s unique about it? Our summer theatre school is a truly unique week combining theatre and faith, led by professional theatre-makers in a supportive and nurturing setting. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to take part in all aspects of the week, and many of our participants return year after year, not just for the drama, but the friendship and community that is created.

 

“This is a place where I can be myself. Where my faith and passion for theatre come together”

“Workshops were good as ever. Thank you for the quiet bar after the Gala dinner.”