Youth Theatre

The Alnwick Playhouse Youth Theatre is a long standing opportunity for young people aged 8 to 19 who are interested in singing, acting and dancing

Community Choir

The emphasis is very much on fun and informality as the choir is deliberately designed for singers of all ages, shapes and experience

Concert Band

The Playhouse Concert Band is a mix of young people and adults who come from throughout Northumberland

Dance For Fun

A relaxed dance group led by Virginia Kennedy with the emphasis on fun. Suitable for all ages with no experience required

Arts & Crafts

There are a number of creative community groups that regularly meet at the Playhouse including Stitching Together, Lacemakers, Playhouse Writers and Mat Makers

Creative Writing

Develop your creative writing skills in a shared learning environment.


We couldn't do it without the help of our wonderful volunteers and we are always happy to speak to anyone who would be interested in joining our team

Work Experience

Our placements are tailored to give each student an insight into all the core aspects involved in the day to day running of a theatre