Brighton Events

Alongside the fabulous productions on stage at Theatre Royal Brighton our Creative Learning programme offers a whole host of exciting, unusual and engaging events off stage that bring all sorts of people into our building to watch, participate in and enjoy the magic of theatre.

About Skip’s Club
Skip’s After School Club
Skip’s Family Workshops
Stories with Skip

Skip’s Club is part of our Creative Learning programme and is a great way for children and families to find out more about theatre, make new friends, and share special experiences.

You don’t have to be a member to participate in Skip’s Club events but it’s free to join and members get advance notice of all our exciting events.

Email for your membership pack

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Theatre Royal - Brighton

Skip’s After School Club

Led by our fantastic workshop leaders Abi or Fiona and assisted by lovely Lucie, these fun and informal sessions for 6 - 10-year-olds are a great way to find out more about theatre, make new friends and enjoy trying out new things.

Each session includes warm-up games, a look on stage, themed drama and craft activities, squash and biscuits.

After School Club takes place on the following Wednesdays from 4pm - 5.30pm:

11 April                Wizard of Oz
25 April                Secret Agent School
9 May                  Garden Party
23 May                Slimetastic!
6 June                 James and the Giant Peach
20 June               Beach Life
4 July                   Hocus Pocus

Tickets £7.50

We have a limited number of discounted spaces for children at Brighton & Hove state schools who are in receipt of Pupil Premium and/or free school meals, please contact for more information.

Children who have not been to After School Club before can have a free trial session on Wed 11 April or 25 April; email to book.

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Skip’s Family Workshops 

Make, play and have fun together as our fabulous workshop leader guides you through a themed making and doing session and encourages your imaginations to run wild!

Family workshops take place on the following Saturdays from 10.30am – 12.30pm:

28 April                 Crazy colours & optical illusions

Artist Bec Garland will help you use collage, craft and mosaic to create colourful and eye-bending illusions such as Zoetropes, Thaumatropes and flick books in this crazily fun session.

26 May                 The Circus Comes to Town

Join artist and Circus Skills practitioner Abi Horn to recreate the excitement and atmosphere of the Big Top.

23 June                  Mexican Fiesta!

Artist Nicola Benge will take you on a trip across the seas in this hot and spicy celebration of Mexican culture and festivals with music, dancing and crafting.

£7.50 children £6.50 adults

Most suitable for children aged 6 – 10 years

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Stories with Skip

A perfect introduction to Theatre Royal Brighton for little ones; themed stories, crafts and games and lots of joining in! A fun and relaxing session for adults and children 2 – 4 years to share.


14 April                Under The Sea
9 June                  The Jungle
7 July                    Camping

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