Post Primary School

Our POST-PRIMARY PROGRAMME offers a vital educational opportunity for the development of personal skills or the approach of social issues in the Post-Primary education, as well a support for the curricula in Drama and English, always in a creative and relevant way for Junior Certificate, Transition Year and Leaving Certificate students. Inspire your students through drama to tackle some of the most challenging issues that young people face in ireland today.

Our experienced theatre professionals deliver the specially tailored programs in an imaginative and safe environment, providing innovative, confidence building drama workshops at an affordable price. Download our Post-Primary Poster.


  • Half day or full day workshops
  • 1-10 days workshop programming
  • Adjustment to work with any space or environment
  • Accommodate 8-30 students
  • Link with curriculum themes and current social issues
  • Taught by experienced drama tutors
  • Staff trained in the principles of best practice in child protection


CPD Opportunities For Teachers

The Gaiety School of Acting – The National Theatre School of Ireland – have tailored two courses to suit the Croke Park hours requirements of Post Primary Schools. With the current focus on emotional health, schools are seeking ways to build resilience and combat…

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Shakespeare Schools Programme

The Gaiety School of Acting – The National Theatre School of Ireland – is offering your English class a unique opportunity to experience the best of Shakespeare at theatres situated throughout the country in Dublin, Cork, Tipperary, Kerry and Waterford. This year…

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‘Design Your Own’

Along with our specifically designed workshops to meet the requirements of the workplace and business environment, we have a ‘Design Your Own’ Workshop. We will listen to your needs to create a workshop specifically for you, targeting and combating your…

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Post Primary Programme

We have a range of specialised workshops specially tailored for young adults using drama, allowing them express themselves. Our Post Primary Programme uses drama as a way of approaching work. We address issues that may be encountered in day to day lives or assist with…

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Together we can change the landscape. ‘Breathe’ is a joint partnership between the Cork Education and Training Board and The Gaiety School of Acting – The National Theatre School of Ireland. It is a professional response to the ever-increasing suicide trend among young people…

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