February 15-26. The vPlus Festival is an online festival from Potential Plus UK, full of workshops, webinars and discussions for young people with enquiring minds, their families and schools.


Peter Pan Workshop: Create the Adventure – Mary Benzies and Rachel Lewin – Ages 5-8

Two young people acting out dramatic confrontation in a Peter Pan workshop in an empty theatre

Peter Pan Workshop: Create the Adventure – Mary Benzies and Rachel Lewin – Ages 5-8

Ages 5-8

Let your imaginations loose and take an adventure on a pirate ship, as we bring the magical story and characters of Peter Pan to life in this exciting drama workshop for 5 to 8-year-olds. Feel free to grab your fairy wings or pirate patches and come dressed ready to step into this glorious tale. Creative play is facilitated and stagecraft is sprinkled throughout this session to help build confidence and enhance creative expression.

Session Presenters

Mary Benzies and Rachel Lewin

Mary Benzies and Rachel Lewin

Tolethorpe Youth Drama offers a full, immersive, year-long programme of classes, workshops, productions and festivals. Children and young people are trained in and exposed to all aspects of Drama, Theatre-Making, and Performing Arts. As an integral part of the renowned Stamford Shakespeare Company, TYD benefits from its association with the company and its incredible facilities, including the six hundred seat open air Rutland Theatre. Rachel Lewin and Mary Benzies, part of TYD’s teaching team, bring a background in the professional industry and extensive experience in their craft. They are delighted to be leading two exciting workshops as part of the online festival.

Event Hours(1)

  • Thurs 25th Feb

    09.30 - 10.30

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Potential Plus UK is a leading UK charity in the field of High Learning Potential (gifted/more able) and Dual or Multiple Exceptionality (gifted/more able + special educational need or disability). If you would like to find out more about how we support children and young people, their families and schools please see our parent website Potential Plus UK

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We are grateful to the Government for funding this festival free through the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund


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