Five young people from Young Company, rehearsing for an upcoming show.

Young People

We are delighted to announce the restart of our Youth Theatre programmes. Follow our Get Involved Instagram account!


Young Technicians
Course
(aged 16-21) - applications have now closed.
Tuesdays 6.30pm - 8.30pm 
Term dates: Tue 02 Nov 2021 - Sat 12 Feb 2022
Our Young Technicians Course is a new introductory training course on Technical Theatre and backstage roles. The sessions will offer local 16–21 year olds the opportunity to work with industry professionals.
Fee: FREE

Stratford East Young Company
 (ages 18-25)

Our 21/22 Company are working with Director Toby Clarke on a brand-new production that will be performed at Stratford East. Company members enjoy focussed training from leading industry specialists as well as opportunities to expand their industry network over the 10-month programme.

Supported by The Noël Coward Foundation.

Junior Youth Theatre 
(ages 11-15)

Mondays 5.30pm - 7pm 
Term dates: Mon 20 Sep - 13 Dec 2021
Our Junior Youth Theatre is a weekly drama group, led by director Grace Duggan. The sessions are fun, playful and open to everyone and we'll be working towards a live performance in summer 2022.
Fee: £60/term (full bursaries available)

Youth Theatre (ages 16-21)
Mondays 7.30pm - 9.30pm 
Term dates: Mon 20 Sep - 13 Dec 2021
Our Youth Theatre meets weekly and is led by a theatre professional. The group will explore different theatre-based techniques and develop young people's performance skills and experience. The Youth Theatre will work towards a performance in summer 2022. 
Fee: £60/term (full bursaries available)

Supported by The Garfield Weston Foundation and The Boris Karloff Charitable Foundation.


If you have any questions about our Youth Theatres or any of our Get Involved activity, then please email getinvolved@stratfordeast.com 

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