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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.

Provision ceases at end of March 2016.

Contact us

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

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