FIT TO BURST are available to run workshops for schools, community organisations, young people and theatre professionals.

We are able to create bespoke workshops for individuals and groups so don’t hesitate to contact us with your thoughts on how we could work together. For more information or to book a workshop please contact See below for what we’ve got coming up this summer!


FIT TO BURST SUMMER SCHOOL: For 12 – 16 year olds, Walthamstow, August 2018

Make your own walkabout show with Fit to Burst theatre makers. Build your confidence, have fun and make new friends! Young people will have the chance to create their own interactive performances and will learn skills in creating characters, audience interaction, movement and storytelling.

15 places available. £100 for the week. £80 for any siblings.

20th – 24th of August, 10 am – 5 pm



Transport your ideas from imagination to stage using the exciting performance principles of Jacques Lecoq. Led by Lecoq and LISPA trained directors and practitioners Rebecca Tortora of Fit to Burst and Catherine Johnson of Glass-Eye Theatre.


For our workshop trailer click here.

- Engage your body as an actor

- Learn new performance making tools

- Develop your imagination and create your own theatre.

Who is it for?

Emerging and established performers, directors and writers interested in making their own work.

Participant Feedback:

‘Excellent, well-paced, friendly and accommodating’

‘There was a lot of room to challenge and surprise myself’

Dates: 18th and 19th of August

12 places available. £85 early bird price when you book before the 31st of July. General price £95. 


MAGIC PICTURES: Animation and Storytelling Workshops 

Children have the exciting chance to create their own stop motion animations. We offer workshops in cardboard cut out stop motion, Claymation and body based stop motion. We can offer 1 day, 2 day or week long packages. We are taking bookings now for summer 2018. For more information get in touch.


Who is it for?

5 – 12 year olds

Co-created with Tola Dabiri.