Workshops In Services Everywhere Using Performance

WISE UP Workshops CIC is a Community Interest Company based in The North West of England.
Since 2013 we have been helping people to tell their stories through Performing Arts & Theatre-making, we welcome everybody, all ages and all abilities.
Our programme includes; Creative projects & interventions for schools, colleges & universities, 1:1 creative Arts support, theatre for adults with disabilities and a Creative Hub for young people.
Our ethos is to provide an inclusive range of creative activities to promote health, well-being and self- confidence.

A age 58

“I volunteer at Wise up, it is all very organic and you feel part of something terrific” (A age 58)

G age 8

“It’s fun at Wise up and I have made friends” (G age 8)

G age 44

“I was in the musical Oliver at The Platform in Morecambe in March 2020, I had quite a big part, I wasn’t treated any differently because I have a learning difficulty , I was treated the same as everybody else”. (G, age 44)

J age 13

“When you are a boy and you dance people judge you but at Wise Up you can be yourself, that is why I like coming” (J, age 13)

Z age 34

“All my life I wanted to be an actress, I have autism and I thought I would never get a chance. Wise Up has given me the space to act, and devise and I love it, thankyou”. (Z, Age 34

L age 11

“I feel part of a community here, I joined today and they welcomed me straight away” (L age 11)

“It doesn’t matter who you are wise up welcomes you”


“Ive been given the chance to take a lead role, a dream come true what an experience, thankyou” (J aged 11)


“They are fun, positive and accepting of differences, the wise up wishes keep you safe which is important to me” (G aged 26)


“You can be yourself here, that’s what I love” (Eve aged 12)

Youth Theatre & Creative Hub

Creative Arts for confidence building, learning life skills & community connections.

Weekly Workshops for ages 5-17; Theatre making, Dance, Art, Cooking & Group activities.

Throughout the year including Easter & Summer holidays. Online workshops available during covid-19. Call the team for more information or Book Now

Adult Theatre Group

ATG is a fun, creative and inclusive space for adults with disabilities. We learn performance skills, script writing and devise drama projects as a group. If you would like to join please call 07506 295782 to arrange a face to face meeting.

Little theatre company by the sea

We are a small ensemble of local performers and artists of all ages from the local area. We deliver productions and projects at various venues which are accessible to all. If you are interested in joining please email the team to arrange an informal meeting.

'We believe that theatre is for everyone'