Mushroom Theatre Company

inclusive dance and drama group based in Rayleigh Essex

Celebrating Difference

supporting Equal People

active in local community

Mushroom Theatre Company (MTC) is a fully inclusive dance and drama group based in Rayleigh Essex, offering a range of drama and dance classes for children and young adults. There are also a selection of adult classes.

As a fully inclusive theatre company, MTC integrates able bodied performers alongside disabled children, or those with special needs.

Please feel free to explore these pages to find out more about us, or come down to our new studios and meet us in person.
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Equal People Performing Arts
registered charity 1116649

Patron: Lee Mead
Director: Penni Bubb
True Stars: everyone!

Murder Mystery Night – 17 March

Fancy yourself as a bit of a Miss Marple or perhaps a Sherlock Holmes? Try out your detective skills and find ‘whodunnit’ at our Murder Mystery Evening with the Wesley Players. Saturday 17th March 2018 Arrive 7pm for 7.30pm start Tickets: Adult £8, Children £4 Bring...

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Final show update!

We're almost there! Tomorrow is a Dress Rehearsal at the Studios - please bring all the costumes that you already have. We know there may be a few odd things outstanding, and that's partly why the dress rehearsal is earlier than usual this year. Next Friday, 12...

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Christmas and New Year

Term finishes on Saturday 16 December 2017, and we're back from Monday 2 January 2018. There is an Elf Workshop on 21 December, and Show Rehearsals on 27 and 28 December. To better accommodate the other show rehearsals and to ensure that everyone gets the classes they...

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My daughter loves it there and I love how everyone can be involved. Show night was amazing and a privilege to be involved with.



Truly Inspiring! I’ve always adfmored the way you comibe the talents of all students, including those with special needs. Truly heartwarming…

Mark Francois


everyone is relly supportive of everthink that u do and the well help you and you will get help wen and if you need it xxxxxxxx


PALS Student

The best youth theatre ever. Caters for all abilities big or small, singing dancing & acting. great community spirit more like a huge family collective. Love these people so much!!

Steve Young

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