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Young People

Young People

Cheap tickets, workshops, events and a national festival of new writing and theatre-making.

If you want to find out how the National Theatre puts on productions or if you want to try something new, then there are loads of things we offer to help you gain skills and make theatre. From Q&As to workshops and short courses, if you are aged 16-21, however much experience you've had, then there is an opportunity at the NT for you. 

The National Theatre's Youth Programme for 16-21 year olds is supported by The Derrill Allatt Foundation.

16–21: Sound and Music in An Octoroon

Want to know more about creating sound and music for theatre?

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Young people in a group playing instruments

16–21: Video projection and theatre

Layering, focusing and designing images; gain an insight into how projection can be used creatively in theatre productions.

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Young people setting up a projection

16-21: Julie: Creating words and actions that count

How can we tell stories that try to make sense of the world we’re in, without making it seem as if nothing will ever change?

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Young people in a workshop

Creative Development: Digital Storytelling

Explore virtual reality, 360-degree filming, and other technologies we use to create immersive, theatrical experiences.

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Young people in virtual reality goggles
Young people performing on the NT Terrace

National Theatre Young Technicians

Are you interested in lighting, sound, video and automation? Are you aged between 14–18? Then our technical theatre workshops could be for you!

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The NT Young Technicians in a workshop
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