CSJ Drama Centre

A brand new after-school drama programme for boys and girls in the Wellington community, provided by Chilton Saint James School.


Learn stagecraft, life skills and performance art with the option of gaining internationally recognised qualifications:
Drama Class 1 (Ghostlight): Ages 8-9
Drama Class 2 (Starlight): Ages 10-11
Drama Class 3 (Limelight): Ages 12-13
Drama Class 4 (Spotlight): Ages 14-15
Drama Class 5 (Highlight) Ages 16-Adult

Musical Theatre Classes*New

Musical Theatre 1 (Footlight): Ages 5-7
Musical Theatre 2 (Skylight): Ages 8-12

The classes will incorporate stagecraft skills for approximately 4 or 5 weeks of each term and then will work on a specific piece for an end of term showcase to put these skills into practice.  There will be a larger production at the end of the year for the whole Drama Centre.

There is also an option to take extra classes in Screen Acting, Musical Theatre or Shakespeare and Technical Production (14+) which will begin later in the year and expressions of interest are welcomed.


Classes will be one hour duration at a cost of $150 per term*.

*Adult classes run for two hours at a cost of $200 per term.


Lindsey Rusling
Director, CSJ Drama
P: 04 566 4089
M: 027 336 2136
E: csjdrama@chilton.school.nz


Please complete the CSJ Drama Centre Enrolment Form below and submit it.

Alternatively, you can fill in the PDF CSJ Drama Enrolment Form and hand it in, completed, to Reception during school hours. You may also mail the completed form to:

Chilton Saint James School
PO BOX 30090
Lower Hutt 5040

CSJ Drama Enrolment

1 Student Details
2 Parent / Guardian and Account Details
  • Student Details

  • Classes will be held during the school Term periods.