Young People

A Constant Journey of Discovery.

Walk tall has a long history of nurturing and developing the talent of children and young people, whether its helping them discover their artistic flair or helping to bring out their inner chatter box – we’ve seen, and encourage it all! To us, Performing Arts is more than simply just Drama, Dance and Singing, it’s a place where children and young people can freely express themselves and find new ways of interacting, with new people they’ve met, and find new friends they might have never known; all while learning key social skills and having a ton of fun!

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Walk Tall Junior Academy

Walk Tall Junior Academy

Walk tall junior academy has been running for as long as the charity itself; a place for 7 – 11 year olds to come, meet new people and have fun in a variety of different activities. Walk tall’s junior academy runs between 10 and 2 during which time the young people will have a chance to participate in drama, dance, singing and art. The young people are free to be dropped off and picked up at any point during this time – but be warned, they may come baring finely crafted gifts.

Theatre Company

Theatre Company

These are classes for 12 – 17 year olds who love acting in its purest form – on stage. Theatre CompanyStudents get the chance to work on a number of acting techniques, including vital voice and movement skills, while also helping to shape the content of their play. We’ve had great fun so far with shows like Peter Pan, A Midsummer Night’s Dream in da Club and most recently Animal Farm. Come and join the adventure every Tuesday 5pm – 7pm.

Walk Tall LAMDA Training

Walk Tall LAMDA Training

This is an amazing opportunity for anyone aged 12 – 18 to be a part of Walk Tall’s drama company, dedicated to improving technique and moving forward towards a Lamda qualification! You will learn how to deliver pieces of theatre to LAMDA standards, and given time, you could leave with a LAMDA qualification. All of this is done through workshop style sessions using drama games and performance techniques, to make sure you’re never bored and constantly developing! LAMDA is one of the most identifiable bodies in the performing arts industry; So if you fancy meeting new people while having a ton of fun – even gaining a Lamda qualification if you want – then join us every Thursday 4:30 till 7:00.

Accrediated Learning

We offer you a chance to gain a qualification in an arts related course such as Performing Arts, Creative Media and more. All the qualifications we offer are widely recognised and can give you key skills, especially if you’re thinking about a future in the Performing Arts industry.

Alternative Education/Daytime Programmes

For young people who are either on a reduced school timetable, our programmes build confidence, self-esteem and people skills as well as improving, and working towards accreditations in core subjects English & Maths. Students also study either Creative Media or Performing Arts.

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Contact Info

  • Walk Tall Village
  • Britannia House, Lower Road
  • Northfleet, Kent, DA11 9BL
  • Registered Charity: 1094146

Contact Details

  • PHONE 0845 270 8130
  • EMAIL info@walk-tall.org.uk