This Week at NYT

  • 2017 Membership Auditions Roadshow

  • Deadline Extended - Bryan Forbes Assistant Director Bursary

  • ShortFLIX

  • Easter Masterclass Courses

  • Membership Opportunities

2017 Auditions have begun! #StartYourStory

Only a few weeks left to audition this year! We are heading to London, Nottingham and Manchester this weekend and can't wait to see you all there. 

If you haven’t booked your audition yet, do something amazing this year and #StartYourStory. Audition for the National Youth Theatre in 2017. 

Head here to book - spaces are filling fast! 



Deadline Extended - Bryan Forbes Assistant Director Bursary

We are offering NYT Members and Alumni the opportunity to apply for our 2017 Bryan Forbes Assistant Director Bursary. The chosen director will develop their skills alongside the actors in the REP Company.
The successful applicant with receive a £10,000 bursary, mentoring from Carrie Cracknell and the chance to stage their work in the West End. Head here for more information and to download an application form.

Deadline Extended: Friday 10th March 2017.

Interviews will take place on the week commending 13th March.


ShortFLIX deadline is fast approaching!

SHORTFLIX is for aspiring filmmakers aged 18-25 who are not in full-time education, employment or training, and have an idea for a short film that tells their own story, or that of their community, heritage, identity or area.

If you have a brilliant idea for a short film and would like training, mentorship, £10k funding and a professional crew to help you make it - apply now! 

Deadline for applications: 8th March 2017


Easter Masterclass Courses Now Available!

NYT Easter Masterclasses Courses are now available. Masterclasses take place across the UK, all year round. 

We offer week-long courses in Acting for Screen, Audition Technique and Performing Shakespeare. Spaces are already filling fast! Head here to book an Easter Masterclass Course.

Membership Opportunities

It's been great to see so many Members getting involved in NYT opportunities recently. Keep applying for anything and everything that takes your fancy. Here's some current Member Opportunity highlights:

  • 100 free tickets are available for Members for a West End show. 
  • We have external castings available for Members in Scotland, Yorkshire, Oxford, London and across the UK - including lead roles in a Sky Arts series and a Netflix Original drama. 
  • We currently have a deal with The Backstage Professional Development Conference, who are offering Backstage Members discounted entry to their next event, as well as a great paid opportunity for a Wardrobe Assistant to work in an upcoming off-west-end show.  
  • Discounted Headshot Deal from 2015 REP Member and photographer, Andrew Hanratty. Check out his work here.

Activate your annual Company Membership now online - head here and click log in (top right) to enter your email address and password.

Click ‘Register Now’ on our Company Membership page to receive immediate access to your full membership benefits. If you have any issues logging in and signing up, get in touch.

Please note: Your NYT Membership lasts for one year from the date you sign up. Don't forget to renew so that you can continue to access all of the opportunities available to you. You can continue to access NYT opportunities as much as you like until you are 26.

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