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Saturday centres and companies

Notts Performing Arts Centres - Saturday Mornings girl playing guitar

  • music, dance and drama workshops in Arnold, Mansfield, Southwell and Worksop
  • no audition - start dates are each half term
  • students create their own timetable, based on the availability of activities at the centre they join
  • we recommend a visit to your chosen Saturday centre prior to enrolling to check availability of the sessions that your child is interested in. Contact us to book a visit on the next available date
  • Support Assistants work closely with students with Special Educational Needs. Please note that we do not administer medication or provide personal care.

Term dates

Autumn 2015: 12 September - 12 December
Spring 2016: 9 January - 19 March (no session on 13 or 20 February)

Centre Address              Timetable and sessions
Arnold Redhill Academy, Redhill Road, Arnold, NG5 8GX Download [PDF]
Mansfield The Brunts Academy, The Park, Park Avenue, Mansfield, NG18 2AT Download [PDF]
Southwell The Minster School, Nottingham Road, Southwell, NG25 0LG Download [PDF]
Worksop Outwood Academy Portland, Sparken Hill, Worksop, 
S80 1AL
Download [PDF]

Notts Performing Arts Companies - Evenings and Sundays

For Year 3 and above


Venue Day/time Price 
(in brackets per term)

Intermediate Concert Band
(Grade 2 and above)

The Minster School, Southwell Fortnightly during term time Sundays 1.30 – 3.30pm £35 (£20)

For Year 7 and above

Senior Concert Band
(Grade 5/6/7 depending on instrument)

The Minster School, Southwell Fortnightly during term time Sundays 12.45 – 5pm £80 (£45) 

Red Hot (Swing) Band(Grade 4 and above)

The Old Library, Mansfield Weekly during term time Wednesdays 6.30 – 9.15pm £75 (£40) 

Steel Band (Advanced)

The Brunts Academy, Mansfield Weekly during term time Tuesdays 6.30 – 8.30pm £50 (£30)

Black Box Theatre Company

The Old Library, Mansfield Weekly during term time Sundays 1.30 – 5.30pm £80 (£45)

Grades are a guide only to the standard required. Students do not need to have taken examinations. Entry standards are dependent on the instrument played.

Contact us

Telephone: 0115 977 2782 (between 8am – 3pm)
Email: performingarts@nottscc.gov.uk

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