Empire Youth Arts

Launched in 2010, Empire Youth Arts aims to enrich and empower the young people of the Toowoomba region. Providing a variety of regular drama workshops, holiday workshops and elite performance program opportunities, Empire Youth Arts is an invaluable program to the young people of the Toowoomba community and beyond. 

Empire Youth Arts also provides a number of classes outside Toowoomba, including term long classes, workshops, masterclasses and educational support, working in Dalby, Lockyer Valley, Mitchell, Charleville, Pittsworth and Crows Nest in the past few years.

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Upcoming Workshops

Circus Workshops

Circa Workshops

To coincide with the Circa production, Wolfgang, in July, the Empire Theatres present a range of workshop options for 

Wolfgang Kids Workshop

When: Thursday 4 July 2019 
Age: 4-7 years 
Cost: $50 per person 
Young People Circus Workshop
When: Wednesday 3 July 2019 
Age: 8-12 years
Cost: $50 per person 

A TASTE OF CIRCUS:  Learn the basics of circus, building coordination, and flexibility. These workshops are a great opportunity to sample skills and get a feel of what circus can offer, with an emphasis on learning basic skills in a supportive and fun environment. 

Performance Troupe Workshop
Wednesday 3 July - 2.30pm - 6.30pm
Thursday 4 July- 12pm -4pm (from 5pm-9pm join the Circa Wolfgang Company for a show call and tech run, watch their performance and meet and greet their artists. 
Friday 5 July - Perform in a curtain raising performance before the Wolfgang matinee 

Experience everything from acrobalance to handstands and tumbling. An encouraging, creative environment that’s challenging and loads of fun, participants 10-18 years old will have the potential to work with specialist trainers to learn new skills, refine technique and to work towards devising acts for a showing held at the end of the workshop.