Berzerk Productions offer quality Drama & Lamda Coaching for young creative energies from the age of 6 to 18 years. Established in 1994 and based at Amners Farm, Reading in Berkshire we run Drama Workshops and LAMDA courses in numerous local schools as well as independent after-school classes.

Free trials offered in all of our after-school classes so sign up and get bitten by the Berzerk bug!

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Berzerk Latest News

New Drama Factory Venues

We are proud to be providing the Drama Factory club for Reading's newest free school The Wren - Classes are held on a Thursday after school and for full information drop us a mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Open for Art

We are delighted to be a part of the Open for Art #MadeinRDG again this year and our Shadow People performance piece will be on Saturday 4th July in the Broad Street mall 1.30pm – 4pm. All info and other wonderful things to book are found by clicking here.

Open Auditions - Aladdin Junior

Our Christmas production of Disney's Aladdin junior is now accepting applications. Following our last three years sell out performances a great opportunity to take to the stage this festive season. Full info and booking here.

From The Horses Mouth

Little Char-Actors

Our NEW Little Char-Actors class that started in Pangbourne this term has been a huge success and is currently on a waiting list. We will be opening another class in a new location very soon for ages 4 – 6. This 35 minute class is perfect for your little stars to shine. The sessions are focused on voice, confidence, social interaction, role-play, imagination, listening and so much more. Please sign up to our newsletter and facebook page to be the first to hear about our new Little Char-Actors class opening soon!

Short Films

Berzerk have provided their "silent short film project" in over 8 schools this year. Potion X, Theseus and the Minotaur, Robin Hood and Jekyll and Hyde. Thanks for those schools that have booked us for the second or third year running!


Congratulations to all the Berzerkers who have just taken their LAMDA exams. A huge well done on what looks to be another incredible set of results; our next exam date is November 2015. Remember teachers open doors, but you must enter by yourself! #goberzerk

Berzerk Dates

2015 Term Dates

21st September – 30th November 2015(Autumn)

2016 Term Dates

8th January - 24th March 2016 (Spring)

18th April- 4th July 2016 (Summer)

21st September - 5th December 2016 (Autumn)

Diary dates:

Aladdin auditions - 12th July 2015

LAMDA Showcase – 13th to 18th July 2015

Mobile Phone Show – 17th to 19th July

Summer School – 27th to 31st July 2015

Christmas Show – 14th to 20th December 2015

LAMDA Dates for your diary:


15th November 2015 - Mock Exam

22nd November 2015 - EXAM


13 March 2016 – Mock Exam

20 March 2016 – EXAM

12 June 2016 – Mock Exam

19 June 2016 – EXAM

13 November 2016 – Mock Exam

20 November 2016 – EXAM

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"What you offer is incredible, unique and accessible for those who have a keen interest in drama but cannot afford some of the huge costs that usually go with it." - Mrs Claridge - July 2014

"Berzerk really stand out from the others by going the extra mile and showing that you are genuinely interested in each individual." - Mrs Taverner - June 2014

"I personally think that what you both do, the dedication that you show and the effort that goes into everything you do is fantastic. I am so pleased that we found you and only wish that it was years earlier!" - Mrs Claridge - July 2014

"I just wanted to let you know how impressed with what I saw yesterday at drama. I cannot believe how much Olivia has come out of her shell since she joined your class." - Mrs White - June 2014

We are always impressed how creative she is, both in drama and in her writing. She continues to really enjoy coming to drama and looks forward to every lesson. - Mrs Copeman February 2015

"I think the work you do at Berzerk is fantastic. Thank you." - Mrs Quinton - July 2014

"Thanks for all the work with Aedan for the past two terms, my husband and I are really impressed with the improvement in his speech and articulation." - Mrs Honeysett - July 2014

"My Son won Pre prep speaking competition yesterday and I will give entire credit to his wonderful LAMDA coaches who have helped him a lot in getting confidence to perform effectively in front of vast audience." Mrs Gogia - July 2014

"Our boys love drama and I couldn't imagine them having a better experience anywhere else." - Mr and Mrs Danbury - July 2014

"Bezerk has made a real difference and I am sure will continue to do so." Mrs Ashley - October 2014

"I'm sure that the work he has been doing with Berzerk has encouraged him in other areas of life too and it is great that he has such a creative and safe place to 'find himself'!" Mr and Mrs Danbury - October 2014

"Alfie loves coming to drama and is always telling us how much he looks forward to it each week and how much he enjoys the group." Mrs Bamford - November 2014

"We are so pleased he decided to join the Berzerk classes, he enjoys them so much and they have led to drama being a huge part of this life." Mr and Mrs Woolahan - November 2014

"We would like to take the opportunity to state that Phoenix will miss her drama sessions immensely. This is a massive part of her personality and she loves being with your staff, learning new techniques and ways of expressing herself. I just hope we can find something that will meet her needs in the future, without the pompousness that you can find in STAGE SCHOOLS." - Mrs Kenyon January 2015

"There is no doubt that Olivia's confidence has grown an awful lot since she first joined Berzerk." Mrs White January 2015

"We are always impressed how creative she is, both in drama and in her writing. She continues to really enjoy coming to drama and looks forward to every lesson." - Mrs Copeman February 2015

"Hannah and her sisters all enjoyed their drama sessions over the years (at least 13). So we thank you and wish Berzerk every success for the future." Mr and Mrs Trim April 2015

"Sky's loving the sessions and I hear nothing but good things about Berzerk from all sorts of people/places. Thanks so much for what you all do." - Mrs Firth June 2015

"Just to say that my daughter, who can be a very shy and anxious girl for speaking in public is finding her LAMDA coaching really really inspiring – she is full of passion for how to breath, project her voice, use her lips and act out a piece of prose - I am amazed in how much you guys are inspiring her and the passion you have ignited – so a heartfelt thank you from us." - Mr and Mrs IIes October 2015

"Jack is always very keen to come and has been practicing his LAMDA piece a lot already- so you have clearly motivated him. In addition, he comes out after every Tuesday evening so "up" and buoyant- he absolutely loves it- so well done to you all." - Mr and Mrs Masters October 2015