Excited to reopen studios for classes on 14 September

Breakdance class

Although it’s been fantastic to carry on with our classes via Zoom during lockdown, we know many of our participants have missed learning in a studio and missed the social and friendship aspect of visiting The Garage. That’s why we’ve been busy behind the scenes, getting ready to open our studios from 14 September in […]

How taking GCSE Drama at The Garage helped me

GCSE Drama students acting in masks

Ricky Moss loved drama at school but brought the curtain down on performing when it came to picking his A-Level subjects in the late 1990s. “I wanted to take history and geography so had to. My drama teacher tried to persuade me not to and I did um and aah about it a lot. At […]

New Summer Activities in Performing Arts

Street Dance Class

PERFORMING ARTS WEEK MONDAY 17 – FRIDAY 21 AUGUST, VARIOUS TIMES Keep your performance skills alive during the summer by taking part in our programme of acting, dance and musical theatre. Work with professional performance practitioners to develop your skills, with bespoke one to one and group sessions on offer. The week has been designed […]

The Garage to Offer 8 Scholarships in HE

Scholarships for HE students

Despite the Government’s recent £1.57billion lifeline, this is an extremely challenging time for the creative industry and the next generation of artists. Which is why The Garage is today offering scholarships to people looking to forge a career in this vital sector. Successful HNC Performing Arts Programme applicants could receive the full cost of their […]

Lockdown Lounge

Lockdown Lounge The Garage

The Garage is proud to announce Lockdown Lounge, a season of free online performances airingon Facebook on Friday and Saturday nights starting from Friday 22  May. In the current climate, theatres and venues across the country have closed their doors but artistsand performers are continuing to explore ways to express their creativity. The Garage, usually hometo a 113-seat […]

CORONAVIRUS LATEST

**WE ARE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE** Please keep an eye out on our blog and social media for updates. If you need to contact us, please email to info@thegarage.org.uk. Stay safe. 18/03/2020 Following the announcement today we are to suspend term from Monday and postpone remaining sessions into next term. We have made the decision […]

COULD YOU BE OUR NEXT CHAIR OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES?

11/03/2020 The Garage Trust is looking for a new Chair of the Board of Trustees to help us shape our vision of changing people’s lives through art. It’s an exciting time to support our growth, with the charity having recently agreed the freehold of the Chapel Field North building from Norfolk County Council. The Garage […]

D4DANCE TO PERFORM AT FAMILY VOICE NORFOLK CONFERENCE

11/03/2020 D4Dance – The Garage performance company for people with special educational needs and or disabilities (SEND) – have been asked to perform at this month’s Family Family Voice Norfolkconference. They were invited by a members’ mum who works for the parent-carer forum, which aims to improve services for children and young people by making […]

THINGS TAKE A TURN FOR THE STRANGE IN NARRATION: OPENED BY THE FOOT MONSTER

11/03/2020 Cruyff Turn Theatre Company presents Narration: Opened by The Foot Monster, a double bill of plays, here on 13-14 March. ​ Will Owen’s The Foot Monster is the story of a child’s struggle to understand the role of baked goods, the very nature of time itself and, above all, feet, in the modern world. […]

FEED-ING OUR HNC STUDENTS’ IMAGINATIONS

25/02/2020 Our lucky HNC Performing Arts Foundation Programme students got to take part in workshops today led by Abbie Willcox, the participation producer for Theatre Témoin. The company is bringing its latest play, FEED, here at 7.30PM tomorrow, Wednesday 26 February. Described by Broadway Baby as “essentially a live episode of #blackmirror” it introduces you […]