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!

Happy New Year – Letter from Penni (2019)

Dear All, Ok, go and make a cup of tea and sit down for five minutes, this is a long one! MTC & Equal People Performing Arts I thought the beginning of a new year would be a good time to explain the relationship between Equal People Performing Arts (charity) and...

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December News Update

In case you hadn’t noticed, Christmas is just round the corner and so here are a few reminders: Show Timetable From 3 December all Modern classes will move onto Saturday and the timetable will alter as follows: Tuesday 4.30 – 5-15 Grade 3 Ballet 5.15 -6.15 Grade 4...

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Showtime 2019

We've booked the Towngate Theatre for a show... Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th March 2019  Show Registration The Show registration dates are: Thursday 13 December 5pm-7pm Saturday 29 December 10am-12pm All students are invited to take part and you MUST come along...

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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

MTC & Equal People

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