Empire Youth Arts



Launched in 2010, Empire Youth Arts aims to enrich and empower the young people of the Toowoomba region.


Jeanette Wedmaier- Projects Manager
07 4698 9925 jeanette@empiretheatre.com.au

Mr Ari Palani- Youth Arts Facilitator & Projects Officer
07 4698 9926 ari@empiretheatre.com.au




Holiday Workshops

To book for the Summer Workshop, the 18 Hour Play Project and 9 Hour Petite Play Project on January 20-22, click this link.

Term-Based Workshops

Term-based workshops will be held throughout 2015 for young performers. Get involved and develop your skills outside of the classroom.

To book for Term 1 Workshops, click this link .

Empire Theatre

Drama Starter- Grades 2-4

Get a taste of what drama is all about with these fun introductory classes. learn about storytelling, the elements of comedy and expressing yoruself creatively in our brand new ensemble.

Saturdays 9am-10am

TERM 1 starts 7 February, 2015 |95 per term

TERM 2 starts 2 May, 2015 |95.00

TERM 3 starts 25 July, 2015 |95.00

TERM 4 starts 17 October, 2015 |95.00


Drama One- Grades 5-7

Have fun with like-minded people by learning basic performance and creative skills while building your self-confidence and focus through exciting drama activities.

Saturdays 10am to 11.30am

TERM1 starts 7 February |140

TERM 2 starts 2 May |140

TERM 3 starts 25 July |140

TERM 4 starts 17 October |140


Drama Two- Grades 8-10

Develop you drama and performance skills in a passionate and supportive environment and create original, devised and scripted outcomes.

Wednesdays 4pm to 5.30pm

TERM 1 starts 11 February |140

TERM 2 starts 29 April |140

TERM 3 starts 22 July |140

TERM 4 starts 15 October $140


Drama Plus- Grades 11- Young Adult

Gain a deeper understanding of your world through drama and performance. If you want to advance your skills and opportunities in artistic development adn performance, Drama Plus goes beyond classroom learning to prepare you for the industry.

Wednesdays 6pm to 8pm

TERM 1 starts 11 February |190

TERM 2 starts 29 April |190

TERM 3 starts 22 July |190

TERM 4 starts 14 October |190


Book a whole semester of Drama Plus and save!

TERM 3 & 4 $360

Lockyer Valley & Dalby Workshops

Dalby Youth Arts Workshops are proudly supported by Arrow Energy.