Would you like to tell, make, and share stories?

Young Company is for people interested in making, seeing and learning about theatre. It requires no existing experience, all you need is passion, enthusiasm and energy.

There will be two Young Company groups, Young Company for 14-16 year olds, and Young Company for 17-25 year olds.

What is Young Company 14-16?

Workshops are built around practical skills for developing performances. You will work with theatre professionals to devise original performance work and stage contemporary and classic texts. Exploration will also include directing, marketing, stage management and design. It is an inclusive environment that allows you to flourish, developing personal, social and transferable skills alongside your passion for the arts.

Full of exciting opportunities; it’s a great insight into the theatre industry.

There is a three-tier fee payment scheme, payable each term in advance.

Term fees are:

£120 full fee
£90 for families on low income (below £15,000)
£45 for families in receipt of means-tested benefits.
(This can be paid in instalments if required)

What is Young Company 17-25?

Workshops are built around applying your skills to develop original performance work. Theatre professionals will support you as you produce work as part of theatre-in-education or for major charities and organisations.

It is an inclusive environment that allows you to flourish, developing personal, social and transferable skills alongside your passion for the arts.

There is a three-tier fee payment scheme, payable each term in advance.

Term fees are:

£60 full fee
£40 for families on low income (below £15,000)
£20 for families in receipt of means-tested benefits (This can be paid in instalments if required)

If you do not fit into one of these categories but would like to request a reduced fee for other reasons please contact us on learning@storyhouse.com and we will do our best to help.

When do we meet?

Young Company runs between September and July in three 12/13 week terms, each group meets once a week during term time. During performance terms additional rehearsals may be required, details of these will be sent to you at that time and no additional charge is applicable.

  • Young Company 14-16 Tuesday evenings
  • Young Company 17-25 Wednesday evenings

How do I sign up?

All you need to do is complete the online form below to register your interest. Please note – the 17-25 programme is now full, but you can complete the form below to join the waiting list.

You will then be sent an email about the group, if there are spaces you will also be sent a full membership form to complete online and you will be given a membership number that you will use as reference, when paying your membership fees.

Please be aware that Storyhouse Young Company is very popular so it may be some time before a place becomes available for you. If there is not a vacancy for you for next term then as soon as a place becomes available we will let you know.

If you have any questions please contact learning@storyhouse.com or call 01244 747434.

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