Membership is for Graduates of: Acting Membership Course and Backstage Membership Course

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Once you have completed your Intake Acting or Backstage Course, you become an National Youth Theatre Member up until you turn 26. Opportunities for National Youth Theatre Members include...

  • Casting Auditions for NYT shows and, if you're +18, the REP Company 
  • Backstage roles on NYT productions 
  • The Creative Leadership programme
  • Access to NYT workshops, member-led activity and events
  • Access to external ticket offers, and castings 

                              Read our Guide to being an NYT Member 

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As a Member, you'll need to make sure your Membership is active to access the benefits on the Members' Board. Need to renew? Click here

Company Membership costs £35-a-year (£2.90 a month).
Other than this annual fee, there are no additional costs associated with Company Membership: benefits are included, training offered is free; taking part in a production is free; the REP Company is free; are bursaries are available to support participation. 

Bursaries and Fee Waivers available


“The NYT REP Company is as good a way into the business of acting as any drama school"

Ian McKellen Actor