Most activities are held at Neston Community & Youth Centre Burton Road NESTON CH64 9RE

Press Release January 2016

Young Writers and Film Makers in Neston

Following their success at Neston Christmas Victorian Festival, Neston Young Writers will again undertake a challenging project to write and produce a short film.  For ages 12-19 aspiring young writers are welcome to join the group.  Facilitator Mike Lockley will be sourcing a suitable film festival to enter the new work.  Writing and filming will take place in Neston with professional actors in the cast and members of InterACT Youth Theatre.

The group meets at Neston Community and Youth Centre on Burton Road, CH64 9RE on 1st , 8th and 15th February, 1st, 15th and 29th March.  There is a fee applicable however we offer 50% discounts for low income families and free places for unwaged families.

Details from 0151 336 4302 or


On Saturdays at Neston Community and Youth Centre:

DramaTots – an interactive class of singing, dance and drama for pre-school children and their parents/carers.  9.30-10.10am

Theatre Club – singing/ dance and drama workshops for ages 5-11 years.  This term the children will work on presentations for Christmas and the over 8s can work towards LAMDA exams in the spring.

On Wedesndays:

InterACT Youth Theatre.  5-7pm.  This group for senior school students is a performance company preparing to participate in National Theatre Connections.  There will be performances in Neston and at The Lowry, Salford Quays.
Neston Young Writers Café is an informal group for aspiring young writers to be mentored to help develop creative writing.  The group will meet in the foyer at the NC&YC.  Recent opportunities for this group have included professional actors performing their work and online publication of short stories.

All workshops are facilitated by  highly trained and experienced professional actors.  Little Actors would welcome support from the community in building up the scholarship fund.  If you would like to donate please contact us: 0151 336 4303 or email or



Wednesdays 7 p.m. Discounts available.

Adult Tap is at Dee Sea Scout Hut, Burton Road, NESTON CH64 9RE on Thursdays at 1.30 p.m. A grant from Adactus Housing Association enables LATC to offer discounts. The Tap class is for all ages and abilities and is designed to keep fit in a fun, non competitive environment. Details from or 0151 336 4302.

Samantha Giblin, Artistic Director, graduated with a University of Liverpool BA General (Drama and English), followed by a Postgraduate Diploma in Acting from the London Academy of Performing Arts. In 2000, she was awarded the Royal National Theatre’s Advanced Certificate in Directing Text with Young People.


0151 336 4302

9 Carlton Close, Parkgate, NESTON CH64 6TD

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