Large Group Drama Workshops

Whether you are looking for a special assembly or a storytelling session for the whole key stage, our large group drama activities are designed for up to 120 children and led by one facilitator. They provide excellent value for money and allow large numbers of children to come together to learn through drama.

  • Storytelling Workshops
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West

    Stories from Africa

    KS1 & KS2. (L, SW, WM) See the tales of How Anansi Became King of All Stories and How the Zebra Got His Stripes dramatically unfold as pupils create scenes inspired by African storytelling.


    Stories from Asia

    KS1 & KS2. (L) Immerse your children in the ancient world of gods, goddesses and wise gurus. Featuring the story of Rama and Sita, this is the perfect accompaniment to Diwali celebrations.  


    Large Group Storytelling - Traditional Tales

    KS1 & KS2. (L) Our storyteller invites children to take on a variety of roles as they explores the morals of traditional tales.

    Including The Ugly Duckling, Pied Piper, and Thumbelina


    Large Group Storytelling - Festive Tales

    KS1 & KS2. (L) Perfect as an end-of-term treat to get you into the festive spirit. Delight pupils with magical tales from around the world. 

    Including Rudolph, Vasilisa and the Baba Yaga, and Aladdin

    Read more here.    
  • History Workshops
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West
    • Greater Manchester

    Inspiring Women

    KS1 & KS2. (L, NW, SW, WM) Led by Hera, the Greek Goddess of Women, inspire pupils with the lives and legacies of Amelia Earhart, Frida Kahlo, and Rosa Parks.


    Black History: A Celebration

    KS1 & KS2. (L) As your children discover more about the abolition of slavery and the Windrush generation, they will also encounter unsung heroes from Black history. 


    First World War Diaries

    KS1 & KS2. (L) Based on the real-life diaries of a WW1 veteran, go on a historic journey from signing up to military training, before embarking upon the arduous crossing to the front line.


    Up and Down the Ages

    KS1. (L) From Ancient Greece to the present day, explore five different time periods using music, dance and artefacts, meeting Samuel Pepys, Rosa Parks and Tim Berners-Lee along the way. 

  • MFL Workshops
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West

    MFL Storytelling - French, Spanish or German

    KS1 & KS2. Enthrall children as they bring to life traditional tales entirely in French, Spanish or German. Up to 120 children can enjoy this interactive language experience, developing their listening and speaking skills whilst increasing their confidence.

    The following story sets are available:
    • Goldilocks and the Three Bears and The Three Little Pigs
    • Jack and the Beanstalk and Little Red Riding Hood
    • Three Billy Goats Gruff and The Ugly Duckling



    Read more here.

  • Maths Workshops
    • Greater London & Essex

    Times Tables Rock Stars

    KS1 & KS2. Our Rock Scout is on the hunt for Times Tables talent! Using drama games, this lively assembly-style session is designed to enthuse your budding maths rock stars! 

    Read more here.

  • Cross Curricular & PSHE Workshops
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West
    • Greater Manchester

    Quests for Knowledge

    KS1 & KS2. (L, NW, SW, WM) Invite one of our colourful characters to lead your children on a daring Quest for Knowledge. Facts are woven seamlessly into the storyline of the workshop.

    Available on topics such as Space, Dinosaurs, and Pirates.


    Staying Safe

    KS1 & KS2. (L, NW, SW, WM) Help your class stay safe and intuitive through a series of thought-provoking activities that encourage them to reflect on their actions and the choices they make.

    Available on Anti-Bullying, E-Safety, and Road Safety.


    Zeus' Games

    KS1 & KS2. (L) Stop off in Athens at the first Olympic games and carry the flaming torch before leaping forward to visit notable games through the ages!



    KS1 & KS2. (L, NW, SW, WM) Our assemblies are an exciting and stimulating way to celebrate an important event. Call us to discuss options for your occasion.


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    Tel: 0844 800 2870

    Freshwater Theatre Company
    St Margaret's House
    21 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PL

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    Freshwater Theatre Company offers interactive drama workshops, shows and large group activities for schools to bring your curriculum to life. We hope you enjoy exploring our site!