Youth News

The Bay – Season 5

Super excited to be able to announce that our #actor Billy Currid will be returning as ‘Cameron’ to ‘The Bay for Season 5’
The hit ITV crime drama was been renewed for season 5.
Filming starts at the end of the month.

Good Night Mister Tom

Congratulations  to our #youngactress Grace Dolan who has been confirmed for a role in GoodNight Mister Tom.
The production will run from 4th-9th September at Chorley Little Theatre.

Guildford School of Acting

Another emotional and heart warming class last night for us all as we said ‘Goodbye and Good Luck’ to Jack Samson.
Jack will start his exciting new adventure later this year as he gained a place on the BA (hons) degree at the highly-prestigious Guildford School of Acting.
Jack has been attending classes with us for many years and we have seen him grow into such a super talented and creative actor. Every week he has us in stitches laughing with his improvisations.
He is such a caring and kind young man who has time for everyone.
It’s been a real pleasure to have Jack in the classes and I just know he will do fantastic and continue to shine. ❤️
Thank you for the lovely words in the card and my beautiful flowers and present.

Savills Commercial

Great casting news for our  Billy Currid who has been confirmed to film the latest Savills commercial. Billy will head to London at the end of the month for a few days filming.

masterclass and Q&A with Sue Johnson

Some of our youth with the wonderful Sue Johnson after tonight’s inspiring Q&A at our studio.

Camp America

An emotional class tonight as we all said ‘Good Luck’ to James Storey who starts a new chapter in his life as he heads over to work at Camp America.
James has been attending drama classes at the studio for many years and is a very popular and talented student.
Every week he has us all laughing. His improvisation skills are amazing.
It’s been an absolute pleasure to watch and see him grow in confidence.
Was a lovely suprise to have our Billy Currid join the class tonight too as he’s up from London. James and Billy have known each other since primary school.
All the best James. You are a
lovely young man. Thank you for my presents and card.
Camp Amercia are going to love you!

Music Video

Congratulations to Alex Galiatsatos, who has been confirmed to film a music video next month.

Action Video Campaign

Congratulations to our young actress Scarlett Woods who has been confirmed to film a role for a InterAction Video Campaign.

Masterclass and Q&A with CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON

Wow what a fantastic night!
Such an incredible experience having CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON at our studio for a masterclass and Q&A with our youth.
Our youth left feeling full of inspiration!

 

BFI SHORT FILM

Just a few days after finishing filming his role for Season 4 of ‘The Bay’, Billy has been confirmed for a role in a BFI Short Film.

ITV’s THE BAY

We are thrilled we are now able to announce that our #youngactor Billy Currid will be joining the cast of #ITV #TheBay Season 4.
Billy has started filming and continues to film over the next couple of months.

VERY CHRISTMAS COMMERCIAL

Congratulations to our young actor Tom Byers who has been confirmed to film the latest VERY Christmas commercial. Tom will head down to London for a couple of day at the end of August to film.

Congratulations to our young actor BILLY CURRID who has been confirmed to film for ITV. Watch this space!

 

 

Congratulations to sisters Kyara and Gracie who have just finished filming a short film.

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Egyptian ‘Anti-Drugs’ Campaign – in Liverpool 

Massive congratulations to Megan El-Garidi who has been filming an Egyptian ‘Anti-Drugs’ Campaign - in Liverpool.

 

Tetley Tea TV Commercial

Huge congratulations to Joe Harrison, Callan Grimshaw Brown, Jack Alexander Samson and Dion Matson who have ALL been confirmed to film the latest Tetley TV  commercial. They will all travel down to London for a few days.

Corporate Film for Bolton Council

Huge congratulations to our #youngactress Megan El-Garidi who has been confirmed to film a corporate film for Bolton Council.

 

Odd Arts Short Film

Huge congratulations to our #youngactor Tom Byers who has been confirmed to play a key role in six short films, that will be used as a tool for young people to use to explore healthy relationships and domestic abuse.

Relentless Commercial

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to our #youngactor MAX CALDERBANK who has been confirmed to film a commercial for Relentless.

Wrestling with Reality – Short Film

Huge congratulations to your our #youngactor Tom who has been cast in Short Film – Wrestling with Reality.

Lancashire Evening Post Article– CLICK HERE

CITV Scrambled

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to our #youngactress Scarlett Woods who has been confirmed to appear on Scrambled on Sunday 21st  February on ITV or CITV, 7.30-9.30am.

CITV Scrambled

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to our #youngactor Reece Pickering who has been confirmed to appear on Scrambled on Saturday 13th February on ITV or CITV, 7.30-9.30am.

CITV Scrambled

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to our #youngactress Eve turner who has been confirmed to appear on Scrambled on Sunday 14th February on ITV or CITV, 7.30-9.30am.

 Film – Three Bull Mastiffs in a Corner Kitchen

James Storey has been confirmed for the role of Tiz in film Three Bull Mastiffs in a Corner Kitchen.

CITV Scrambled

Congratulations to our student POPPY, who appeared in CITV’s Scrambled.

Octagon Theatre U18 Writing Competition

BIG congratulations to our student James Storey who has won the under 18 category writing competition with the Octagon theatre . Catch his piece below which has been brought to life by an actor.https://octagonbolton.co.uk/get-involved/octagon-online/one-night-in-bolton-monologues/the-olympic-torch/

FedEx Commercial

Tom Byers has been confirmed to film the latest FedEx commercial

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CASULATY

Aaron Tuner has been confirmed for the role of ‘Connor’ in BBC’s Casualty.

Araldite Commercial

Alfie Heartfield-Hart has been cast in the latest Araldite Commercial.

Gillette Commercial

Aaron Turner has been confirmed to film a new Gillette Commercial.

Coronation Street

Joe Harrison has been confirmed for a role on the famous cobbles.

Myrtle Moss Excellence Award for our Bradley!

A massive CONGRATULATIONS to our student Bradley Shore who has won the Myrtle Moss Excellence Award for achieving the HIGHEST Mark in 2019 for his NEW ERA Acting Exam for Grade 6. We are Super Proud!

Pilot Sitcom

Scarlett Woods has been confirmed for the role of ‘Billie’ in a Pilot Sitcom – watch this space!

We Are Here 
Massive congratulations to our Bradley Shore who has been confirmed for one of the main roles, Richard, in Short film,
‘We Are Here’.

Cadbury’s Christmas Commercial
 Huge Congratulations to our Joe Harrison who has been confirmed to film the new 2018 Christmas Cadbury’s Commercial.

Cadbury's Christmas Commercial Our Joe Harrison has been confirmed to film the 2018 Christmas Cadbury's Commercial.

Winter Gardens, Blackpool – The Wizard of Oz

Big congratulations to our Rosie Royle who has been confirmed for a role in
The Wizard of Oz performing at The Winter Gardens, Blackpool in December 2018.

Beauty and the Beast – Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Massive congratulations to our Lucy Royle who will be appearing in
The Blackpool Grand Theatre 2018 Panto ‘ Beauty and the Beast’
Friday 7 December to Sunday 6 January 2019.

Distinction Grade 8 GOLD for our Zoe

Congratulations to our Zoe Watts who completed the highest New Era Acting examination Grade 8 GOLD medal Distinction.

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Inside Soap Awards Best Young Actor Nomination

Massive congratulations to Aedan Duckworth who has been nominated for Best
Young Actor at the inside soap awards for his role of Oliver Morgan in Hollyoaks.

Hugo Boss Commercial

Congratulations to our David Lumsden who has been cast to film a new Hugo Boss Commercial.

Palace Theatre Showcase

Congratulations to all of our students who performed at our SHOWCASE at
The Palace Theatre, Manchester. What an amazing, super talented group our Youth are. Absolutely smashed it.

New Hollyoaks Regular Role for Aedan

Massive congratulations to Cartwright Drama Studio Youth’s Aedan Duckworth
who will be joining the cast of HOLLYOAKS. Aedan will be playing the role of Oliver, first episode airs 22nd Jan. Don’t miss it!

Asda Christmas Commercial

Our lovely Zoe Watts has been cast in a new Asda Christmas commercial.