Dewsbury Park Mansion Comm Hub

Dewsbury Park Mansion Comm Hub / Opportunities / Sat 20 Apr 2019

7-25 year olds Easter Performance Workshop

7-25 year olds Easter Performance Workshop

Young people aged 7 - 25 from the old Borough of Dewsbury are invited to be a part of the Curiosity Festival on 19th May 2019!

As part of this exciting opportunity you will work with Performing Arts Specialists to explore Dewsbury’s rich history through Poetry, Drama and other Creative Arts, culminating in performances at the Curiosity Festival, bringing the diverse and exciting communities of Dewsbury together.

You will learn about the history surrounding the opening of the park and the Combs Pit Colliery Disaster (Thornhill) which happened just two months before. You will perform your work at various points during the festival, and have time to enjoy the festival itself!

You will also have the opportunity to perform as part of the National Coal Mining Museum’s Youth Arts Festival in July 2019!

The Easter workshop will take place on Friday 26 April 2019, 10am - 4pm.

Food, drinks and snacks will be provided.

Places are limited to 20 for ages 7 – 25 apply now to avoid disappointment! You must book your place via this link:

Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Please read application form for details of commitment required on the afternoon of Saturday 18th May and during the Festival on Sunday 19th May 2019.

For more information visit

Opportunity Location


5th Floor
Empire House
(Next to Town Hall)
WF12 8DJ


Opportunity Details


Performing Arts

Opportunity Types