Shelley Lowry Speech & Drama Teacher and Adjudicator | Classes
Shelley Lowry Speech and Drama teacher Portadown Northern Ireland
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Students can attend classes from the age of 3 upwards.
Weekly classes are offered in:

  • Acting
  • Speech & Drama
  • Communication Skills
  • Theatre Skills
  • Ballet/Jazz/Tap
  • Commercial Dance
  • Music Theatre/Acting Through Song
  • Rock & Pop Vocals
  • GCSE Drama
  • GCSE Moving Images
  • As Level Performing Arts

Students work towards optional participation in public performances at local festivals and venues locally and across the UK and Ireland; as well as sitting an annual exam with an externally accredited exam board – Trinity College London, LCM, LAMDA, NEW ERA, ABD and CCEA.
UCAS points are attached from Grade 6 onwards.
These hourly classes contain between 8-10 pupils. Classes are held during school term times every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Solo Singing Classes for Musical Theatre and Pop Vocals

These weekly singing classes are designed for actors who sing, and singers who act.
Each week, students are taught how to develop and protect their singing voices. An accompanist is in attendance every week. Students are encouraged to participate in local music festivals, and will complete an exam with the London College of Music once a year.
UCAS points are attached from Grade 6 onwards.
Hourly Classes are held every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

One to One classes (available upon request)

These classes are designed to help senior students to prepare for their theatre school auditions, university interviews and can help with their UCAS forms and references.


Develop essential performance skills in acting, dancing and singing. Cast members work towards productions that will be staged in professional theatres.

  • Little Theatre Group (Age 3-8 years) – Saturday from 10.00am-11.00am or Wednesday 3.30-4.30
  • Junior Theatre Group (Age 9-11 Years) Wednesday from 5.30pm-7.30pm
  • Senior Theatre Group (Age 12 years and over) Thursday from 6.00pm-9.00pm

Participation in the Lowry Theatre Groups help to instil confidence whilst developing acting, singing and dancing performance skills. The groups perform excerpts from musical theatre, act in hard-hitting plays and devise their own material to perform in public.
An accompanist, choreographer and stage assistants are in attendance every week.


The Lowry Theatre Group also contains two choirs that perform at local events and participate in festivals across Northern Ireland.

  • Junior Lowry Theatre Group Choir – age 7-11
  • Senior Lowry Theatre Group Choir – age 11 and up