Youth Theatre

All our groups are currently full – check back here for updates later in the year.

Aged 5-13 or know someone who is?
Interested in seeing, making and performing theatre?
Youth Theatre is for you.

What is Storyhouse Youth Theatre?

Youth Theatre is for young people interested in experiencing and performing theatre. It is an opportunity that requires no existing experience, all you need is passion, enthusiasm and energy.

Workshops are built around creating a fun, inclusive environment giving young people the opportunity to work with professionals to develop theatre skills, build confidence and work creatively with other young people.

It is full of exciting opportunities for young people including performances, trips, summer workshops and insight into the theatre industry.

When do we meet?

The Youth Theatre runs between September and July in three 12-week terms, each age 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.

  • Youth Theatre 5-7s Saturday mornings (9.30am-11am) or Tuesday evenings (4.30pm-6pm)
  • Youth Theatre 8-10s Saturday mornings or Monday evenings
  • Youth Theatre 11-13s Monday evenings or Wednesday evenings

How much does Youth Theatre cost?

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.)

We also have fully funded places available. Please drop us an email at and we will do our best to help.