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Our Supporters

A Great Big Thank You
to all of our hugely generous supporters!

The National Youth Theatre of Great Britain is proud to acknowledge the following for their support;

We would like to thank these organisations who have supported our capital redevelopment to create our National Production House for Young People;

The Mayor of London’s Good Growth Fund
The Kirby Laing Foundation
Arts Council England
London Marathon Charitable Trust
Christina Smith Foundation
The City of London Corporation’s charitable funder, City Bridge Trust
Green Hall Foundation


Arts Council England
The Clothworkers’ Foundation
Department for Work and Pensions Kickstart Scheme
John Ellerman Foundation
The Leverhulme Trust
The David Toguri Bursary Fund


£10,000 - £49,999

Dawn Airey and Jacquie Lawrence
Tania and Keith Black
Michael and Caroline Bonehill
Hugh Bonneville
EON Productions
International Music and Art Foundation
The JGA Group
Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation
John Lyon’s Charity
The Mayor's Young Londoners Fund
Ian McKellen
National Lottery Community Fund
National Lottery Heritage Fund
The Lucia Oram Fund
Mark and Sam Phillips
The Portal Trust
Christina Smith Foundation
Youth Endowment Fund

£5,000 - £9,999

Bob Ayling and family
Charles S French Charitable Trust
The Garrick Charitable Trust
Diana Hiddleston
The Derek Hill Foundation
The estate of Jerry Hodgson
The Ironmongers’ Company
Baroness Nye of Lambeth
Playful Productions
United Agents
Sue Vertue and Steven Moffat
Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation

£2,500 - £4,999

BBC Children in Need
Evening Standard
Greenbird Media
Graham and Sarah Elton
Ros and Alan Haigh
Jane Hollinshead and Taymour Ezzat
The estate of Fred Jarvis
James and Dawn Jones
London Borough of Islington
Helen Mirren
St Olave’s Foundation Fund
Andrew and Robin Tottenham
Urban Myth Films
Alistair Wilson
Jacqueline Worswick

£1,000 +

Johnny Capps
Conway Van Gelder Grant
Boris Karloff Charitable Foundation
Darcia Martin and Marcus Browning
The London Community Foundation
Lucy, Brooks and Lily Newmark
Clare Parsons and Tony Langham
Jack Petchey Foundation
Austin and Hope Pilkington Charitable Trust
Sophie’s Silver Lining Fund
Teale Charitable Trust

All those who donated to the Bryan Forbes Bursary for Young Directors and in particular Emma Forbes and Graham Clempson

Everyone who has given to bursary funds in the memories of Lucia Oram, Julia Ayling, Diana Bliss, Judy Browne, Peter Clayton, Chris Greenwood, Edwin Shirley and Ed Wilson

All those who took part in NYT’s Hallowe’en Quiz and Christmas Auction in 2020

National Youth Theatre’s CENTRE STAGE SUPPORTERS is our scheme for individual donors who want to help young people to take centre stage in their lives. We would like to thank our current Centre Stage Supporters Dawn Airey and Jacquie Lawrence, Tania and Keith Black, Michael and Caroline Bonehill, Barbara Broccoli, Mark and Samantha Phillips, Diana Hiddleston, Baroness Nye of Lambeth, Sue Vertue and Steven Moffat, Ros and Alan Haigh, Jane Hollinshead and Taymour Ezzat, James and Dawn Jones, and Alistair Wilson

If you would like to find out more about Centre Stage Supporters or to support us in other ways, please contact Clíodhna McCorley at

We would also like to thank all our current INVESTORS IN TALENT:
EON Productions
United Agents
Greenbird Media
Conway van Gelder Grant

And all our other wonderful donors and those who prefer to remain anonymous

If you would like to raise funds for or donate to NYT, please contact:
Clíodhna McCorley, Development Manager


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