Theatre Maker


Supporting Theatre Makers working on original theatre.

THEATRE MAKER is a Theatre Making community of classes, workshops, talks, scratch nights, readings, and performance opportunities. Both in the theatre and online. 

We also have our new online Autumn 2020 term. 9 courses, worshops and seminars. 

Push back the sofa. Join us! 



CONNECT: Join our monthly Happy Hour  - a catch up on Zoom with fellow artists.

SHARE: Show new work at our monthly performance platforms: Theatre In The Pound - A scratch night, and New Stuff - An evening of rehearsed readings. Both currently online

 DEVELOP: Rehearsal space, box office splits, tech, design, direction, marketing, and social media support… helping Theatre Makers where we can. Currently accepting enquires. Email TheatreMaker [at] Thecockpit [dot] org [dot] uk (subject: Website%20enquiry.%20)

 BENEFIT: Theatre Maker participants benefit from reduced studio hire rates. Call the box office to get your discount.






Past Shows Supported By Theatre Maker.

 HOFFNUNG by Genau Dance Co, STINGRAY by Two Lips Production, HOT (HELEN OF TROY) by Pinecone Perfomance Lab, SHAPING DUST by Fancy Another?, SALOME by Edifice Dance Theatre , WELCOME TO THE UK by Psyche Delight, BORDERLINE by Psyche Delight', DEAD END by Subtle Paws, THE WEBB by Jennie Webb, CRY, BLUBERRY  by Richard Canal, TREADING WATER by Subtle Paws, COSMIC TRIGGER by Daisy Campbell


Supported By

Theatre Maker Autumn Term 2020

Online Courses & Workshops
Mon 10 Aug to Mon 21 Dec   

Theatre Maker Happy Hour

A monthly get-together. ONLINE
Thu 5 Nov to Thu 3 Dec   

New Stuff

Monthly Rehearsed Readings - ONLINE
Sun 6 Dec to Sun 7 Feb   


A film created across the globe. WATCH FREE ONLINE
Wed 30 Dec to Fri 31 Dec   

Making Theatre From Scratch

From Inspiration to Performance
6 sessions, plus a performance at our scratch night   

Kinaesthetic Intelligence Workshops

Emotional depth, without the psychological toll
3 October, 7 November, 5 December(advanced) 3:00-5:30PM   

Theatre Maker 1:1 Advice Sessions

personalised advice to help you take the next step
1:1 sessions by appointment   

Finance and Budgeting for Artists

Budget, schmudget! NBD. Let's build one together.
28 November 2020   


A Six Week Course with Daisy Campbell

Continuing Physical Theatre Techniques

One Day Course to recap techniques, create & play.
10AM - 1PM on 12 December