The Dorans Academy of Speech and Drama is committed to providing students with the opportunity to achieve their full potential. While learning and developing a whole range of techniques, students develop their personality, interact with their peers, enjoy new skills and most of all have lots of fun, in a lively and creative environment. In this way, students gain a confidence and self belief, which will carry and support them throughout their lives.

There are two complementary programs on offer.

  • Speech and Drama Classes
  • Dramarama, the drama group

You will find details of both the speech and drama classes and the drama group in this site, along with details of how to join and contact details.

Also available

  • Private individual tuition and family sessions
  • In schools - speech and drama, drama extra curricular activities

Please contact us for further details and availability.
We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you into the Academy.

Benefits of Speech & Drama

  • Increased self-esteem and Confidence
  • Increased enjoyment of learning
  • A growing command of language
  • Desire to share and present ideas
  • Desire to read
  • Clearer speech
  • Improved pronunciation
  • Improved tone of voice

Classes for all ages

Classes are provided for children aged 4 to 18.

Children will be placed in groups according to age with group size varying from six to twelve dependant on the age of the group.



Summer Show 2015

Sunday 7th June @2pm
The Lodge, Castlewellan