Workshops and Classes

Young People and Families

There’s more to Curve than just great shows. We also offer a range of interactive workshops, activities and backstage tours available for all ages and abilities. From weekly classes to special one off opportunities, there really is something for everyone.

We provide a range of fun and interactive workshops for young theatre goers throughout the year. Our Workshops & Classes aim to inspire and engage our future theatre audience with cultural activity and exciting behind the scenes opportunities.

Curve Junior Choir

Mondays, 5pm - 6.15pm

Classes suitable for ages 7 – 14 yrs.

Term time only

To book this class call our Box Office on
0116 242 3595

For details of other choir activities, please email [email protected]

Little Movers

Tuesdays, 10.15am — 11.15am

Little Movers is a creative movement class for children aged 18 months to 4 and their parent or carer.

The class makes space for your little one to explore moving and dancing with exciting multi-sensory props and great music.

Term time only 

£5.50 per session, per family group (up to three people).

Side Kick Dance Classes for 11-18 years

Sidekick Dance offers people aged 11-18 with disabilities the chance to experience dance training in a supportive and inclusive environment.

The dancers take part in technique and creative sessions where choreography is developed for performances. This also gives young people a chance to be physically and creatively challenged, socialise and make new friends.

£5 per session. Please arrive 15 minutes before the class start time.


Tuesdays, 6pm

Do you dream of becoming an author, a journalist, a screenwriter or a slam poet? Or, do you keep a secret diary or a blog and fancy making some new friends?

Take the next step of your writing journey at the Curve Young Writers Group, run by Writing East Midlands. Sessions are all run by professional writers and not only are they fun and friendly, they offer a fantastic introduction to the world of creative writing. Meet other dreamers and explorers and join the East Midlands young writing community.

The dates for 2019 are 8th Jan, 22nd Jan, 5th Feb, 19th Feb, 5th March, 19th March, 9th April,  23rd April, 7th May and 21st May.


Get a real taste of theatre through our practical workshops and classes for adults. These include a range of drama, creative writing and dance workshops plus much more. See below to find out more.

Leicester Women's Gospel Choir

Mondays, 6.30pm - 8pm

Term time only 

To book this class call our Box Office on
0116 242 3595

For details of choir activities outside of term time please email [email protected]

Over 55s Dance Classes

Tuesdays, 1pm - 2.30pm

Learn a variety of dance styles in these fun classes that provide a great opportunity to keep fit and meet new people.

To book this class call our Box Office on
0116 242 3595

Bollywood Dance Classes

Tuesdays, 7pm - 8pm

Led by Nupur Arts, these weekly Bollywood classes are suitable for ages 16+.

Please note: There will be no Bollywood classes until further notice

SideKick Dance for Adults

Wednesdays, 1pm - 2.30pm

SideKick Dance is an inclusive dance group created for adults aged 18+ with physical and/or learning disabilities.

The sessions include a variety of dance techniques and creative activities to explore movement and produce choreography.

Tickets: £5

Please arrive 15 minutes before the class start time. Term time only.

Curve Gospel Choir

Wednesdays, 6.30pm - 8pm

Term time only

To book this class call our Box Office on
0116 242 3595

For details of choir activities outside of term time please email [email protected]


We offer a range of workshops for schools that can be tailored to your curriculum and individual needs. Visit our schools page to find out more.


Go on a behind-the-scenes tour and get access to the electrifying world of Curve.

Our tours are scheduled for a variety of dates between September and December and will offer a unique insight into how we make the theatre that you see on our stages.

£5 per person

For more information or to book please contact our Box Office on 0116 242 3595.