Dazzling skills - new theatre course comes to Wisbech for over 16s with learning difficulties

Bedazzled opens up a pop school in Wisbech. Lisa with one of the students.

Bedazzled opens up a pop school in Wisbech. Lisa with one of the students. - Credit: Archant

A theatre arts course for over students with learning difficulties is coming to Wisbech with dancing, singing and acting.

Bedazzled opens up a pop school in Wisbech

Bedazzled opens up a pop school in Wisbech - Credit: Archant

The Bedazzle Theatre Arts School is designed to improve communications and increase confidence to teach valuable life skills that they say will stay with over 16s students for life.

The Bedazzle Theatre Arts School is designed to improve communications and increase confidence to teach valuable life skills that they say will stay with over 16s students for life.

Lisa Benincasa, who is helping lead the workshops, said: “The theatre arts groups run across the region.

“Students perform their own annual shows at professional theatres as well as many opportunities to star in other shows, local music festivals, concert halls even in London’s West End.


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“For the committed we offer auditions for the casting agency with notable successes, most recently with a student in the movie My Feral Heart, another with a part in Eastenders.”

Other successes include parts in West End Musicals like The Sound of Music, Wizard of Oz and Matilda.

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• The Wisbech Bedazzle theatre school launches at The Queen Mary Centre in Wisbech on Wednesday from 10.1 am to 1.15pm from September 6 and costs £250 for a 10 week term Call 07900-193271.

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