Performers’ Workshops

As part of the Royal Court’s commitment to nurturing and supporting talent in Liverpool, we are offering free monthly Theatre Audition Workshops. These sessions give actors an opportunity to try out audition speeches and monologues in front of group, before getting one-on-one direction and feedback from a member of our Talent Development team.

If you’d rather just learn from watching others work, that’s brilliant as well. These workshops are relaxed, supportive and an opportunity for actors to learn from each other as well as from us.

Taking place here in the Royal Court Studio, the sessions run for two hours, and the amount of time spent working with each actor depends on the number of people who wish to share their work.

If you’d like to come along, please email

Spaces are limited to ten at each workshop and these are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

The next workshop will be Tue 3 July, 11:00 – 13:00.


Tuesday 9 July, 1.30pm-3.30pm

Location: Liverpool’s Royal Court Studio

Auditioning with sides is a vital part of any actors tool kit. In this workshop, we guide you through the ins and outs of delivering dynamic and memorable performances using audition sides. This workshop offers personalised feedback and tips to fine tune your audition technique and improve your confidence.

How it works: A few days before the workshop, we’ll send you a few pages of script to look over and prepare. On the day, you’ll give your audition with another actor there to read in with you. You’ll then be offered feedback, direction and a chance to go through your sides again.

Register Now: Spaces are limited, so to book in – or for more information – email

PLEASE NOTE: Booking is required for this workshop.


17 & 18 July 2024

Liverpool’s Royal Court are excited to announce a General Audition for musicians of all styles and genres. We are looking to expand our pool of musicians, so whether you’re an instrumentalist, vocalist, or an actor musician, we want to hear you!

Auditions will take place over two days (July 17th & 18th) at Liverpool’s Royal Court.

The first day will be an individual call where we will meet and hear musicians one on one. The second day will see us inviting musicians back in so we can hear them play together as a group and get a better feel for how they work as part of an ensemble.

Before applying for a slot at these auditions, please ensure you are available on both days – July 17th & 18th)

If you’d like to apply, please send an email to with the subject heading “General Musician Audition”. Please be sure to include a Spotlight link or CV.

The closing date for applications is Friday 28th of June at 5pm.

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