Vintage Membership

Vintage Membership

Our Vintage Membership is for anyone over the age of 26 who completed an NYT Acting Membership Course. Former members of the National Youth Theatre include some of the most successful actors on the planet, award-winning directors and world-leading theatre technicians. They also include sector leaders in law, business, finance, education, the media and beyond brilliant teachers, parents and citizens.    


Story of Our Youth

In celebration of our 60th Anniversary, we’re staging the Story of Our Youth, a very special diamond gala. As part of the rehearsal process we'd love to hear about the story of your youth. Whatever you’re up to now, whether you’re treading the boards or doing something completely different we’d love to hear from you. If you haven't heard from us in a while it's probably because we don't have up-to-date details for you, so please help us get back in touch

Say hello and feed into the making of the production by answering this short questionnaire about your generation and time in NYT. 

Get involved in our Diamond celebrations

If you want to help make our Diamond Celebrations extra special, you can by doing one of the following;

  • Attend our 60th Anniversary Gala on Sunday 18 September featuring over 40 illustrious alumni.
  • Visit our NYT Archive 365 Blog featuring a photo a day from our production archive.
  • Attend one of our other shows in the West End, at the Finborough Theatre or beyond.
  • Host a Supper Club with some old NYT Friends to raise money to support young talent. 
  • Become an NYT Angel by donating to our bursary fund, which last year awarded £100,000 worth of support to young people facing financial hardship. 

NEXT EVENT: 18 September 2016 - Diamond Gala celebrating 60 years of National Youth Theatre

At the National Youth Theatre I fell in love with the rock and roll of Shakespeare's text

Barrie Rutter NYT Alumnus