The Dukes Centre for Creative Learning delivers over 100 innovative participatory learning programmes per year, engaging a diverse range of young people from across Lancashire.

We run six weekly Youth Theatre groups providing training and performance opportunities for young people aged 7-19.

We are now accepting applications for all 2017 – 2018 Youth Theatre Programmes. Click here for application form.

The Inclusive Theatre programme explores new theatrical forms with young people, adults and people with additional needs.

We are now accepting applications for Redbananallama for adults with additional needs. Click here for application form.

We are now accepting application for Prime Time for adults aged 55 and over. Click here for application form.


Our Outreach programme fosters partnerships with a range of organisations and community groups to develop tailor made creative projects.

For Schools & Teachers we offer a comprehensive range of workshops and CPD opportunities, including the delivery of Arts Award training.

We offer a limited number of bursaries to support Creative Learning Participants throughout the 2017/2018 academic year. Click here for more information.