Gentle Drama Workshops

Gentle Drama Workshops

Southport based theatre group Kingfisher Arts offers a variety of affordable, fun and gently physical, therapeutic drama based workshops, delivered in your venue/care home, designed to gently and sensitively inspire creativity and promote well-being in people of all abilities.

Gentle Drama Workshop

Inspiring memories & conversation

Duration 1 hour – cost £50

An hour long session including gentle drama games, monologues and poems leading to a short play-reading in which participants can take part. Simple props and costumes are used to inspire group members to share their own talents, stories and memories in a fun and creative way.

Put on a Christmas Show

Unique, entertaining and fun

Duration 2 hours over 2 separate days cost £65

2 x hour long workshops leading to a short Christmas themed performance which can be shared with relatives, friends, residents and staff. (Other themes include Easter, Summer Holidays, Halloween or any theme of your choice).

Discover More

Each session is facilitated by Paul Wilkinson an actor with more than 20 years professional experience in Community Theatre Projects, Arts & Disability and Theatre in Education. To discover more about the sessions or to make a booking please contact Paul at:

07543 842 776

Act Details

Name: Gentle Drama Workshops
Type of act: Theatre companies
Act contents: Audience participation | Comedy | Music - General /variety /sing along | Poetry /verse reading | Reminiscence | Talks /workshops /story telling | Theatre | Therapy
Equipment required: None
Performance length: 1 hour
Fee charged: £50 - with special rates for more than 1 hour (+ travel costs for distances over 10 miles) (£31 - £50)
Locations: Regional service (Lancashire, Merseyside).
Booking notice: 1 week
Days of week: Any


None provided to EAC.

Contact Details
Paul Wilkinson, Southport.

Where we’ve played for older people recently

Facility / Service Type Name Town Postcode
Care home The Hollies Rest Home Southport PR9 0TS
Care home Connell Court Southport PR8 2DL
Care home Peacehaven Southport PR9 7PD
Care home Starr Hills Lytham St. Annes FY8 5PQ
Care home with nursing Aughton Park Care Home Ormskirk L39 5QE
Care home with nursing Lakeside View Nursing Home Southport PR9 0JB