Drama & Literacy

Learning Sessions

Brighton Museum & Art Gallery

Masks 1 hour, onsite, all KS

Use our collections of African masks to explore masquerade and performance in relation to African culture.

SEN Shadow Puppet Workshop 4 hours, onsite, all KS

Explore the wonder of shadow puppets from around the world in our Performance gallery, then make your own.


The Royal Pavilion

Her Majesty's Servants – Victorian Costumed Tour 1.5 hours, onsite, KS2

Come in role on your first day as a Victorian servant and meet one of Queen Victoria’s servants as they show you around the palace and talk you through your daily duties.


Preston Manor

Victorian Manor House Activities 1.5 hours, onsite, KS1

Experience Victorian life both upstairs and downstairs, and come dressed as a Victorian yourself.

Situations Vacant – Victorian role play 2 hours, onsite, KS2

Apply for a job as a servant at Preston Manor and come in role to be shown the tasks of servants by the housekeeper and maids of the manor. 


Brighton Fishing Museum

Wish You Were Here 1.5 hours All KS plus outreach

Follow Brighton’s journey from fishing village to world famous seaside resort. Enjoy Punch and Judy, find out about the West Pier, and discover seaside history right where it happened.

A World of Puppets 1.5 hours All KS  plus outreach

Join one of our professional puppeteers, explore their family collection and play with all kinds of puppets.


Brighton Dome

KS2&3, onsite tour and learning session, 1.5 hours

Brighton Dome started life as a magnificent stables and riding house for the Prince Regent, then became a grand theatre and assembly hall. Learn about the beginnings of this prestigious building and see behind the scenes of a vibrant concert hall. 

For more info call 03000 290 903