Drama Group (Upstage) for adults at The Watermill Theatre

UPSTAGE - A weekly drama group for adults.

Upstage is for adults who are passionate about performing, having fun, experimenting and learning more about the craft of acting. 

There are two groups, both treated equally but run at different times, to enable wider access.

To enquire about spaces or to find out more about Upstage, please call or email.

Who to contact

Contact Position
Community Associate
01635 570934
Watermill Theatre

Where to go

The Watermill Theatre
RG20 8AE

Wheelchair access, disabled toilets.

Time / Date Details

Time of day

Other Details


Age Ranges

Local Offer


Drama workshops, holiday courses and projects for adults, young people and children throughout the year.  Mainstream groups with support and specialist SEN provision available.

Accessible performances include BSL interpreted, Audio Described and Relaxed performances.

In-house staff training includes: BSL Level 3, Makaton, Dementia Friends, Sighted Guiding, Mental Health First Aid 

Contact Name
Contact Telephone
01635 570918
Contact Email
SEN Provision Type
Specific Literacy Difficulties, Speech & Language Difficulties, Behavioural, Emotional & Social Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Physical Disability, Hearing Impairment, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Visual Impairment
Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 1
1 to 4
5 to 7
7 to 11
12 to 14
15 to 16
16 to 18
19 plus

General Provider

Is your service accessible? (consider in general terms how you make your service accessible, in addition to any specific premises issues)

Please feel free to contact us in advance to discuss your / your child'’s specific needs and we will do our best to work with you to resolve any access issues.

What are the eligibility criteria for your service? (please include any age restrictions, types of need catered for etc)

Some of our performances or participation opportunities are especially appropriate for particular needs. We are always happy to advise families.

Feedback and complaints procedure

Compliments and complaints are welcome at any time. Our artistic director Paul Hart can be contacted via admin@watermill.org.uk

How will I know my child will be safe using this service?

All of our participation facilitators are DBS checked and observe safeguarding best practice. If you have any concerns about your experience at any time you are welcome to contact us.

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