Develop essential skills in performing arts with YMT 2017 Summer Skills Courses booking is open! 
ACT SING DANCE! Summer Skills Courses are six-day summer activity holidays providing intense, creative training for anyone aged 11-21 looking to explore their performance potential and develop their abilities.
This summer, join YMT for an unmissable season of new musical theatre, production highlights include A Teenage Opera, Gulliver's Travels and Tess of the d'Urbervilles.


Summer Skills Courses are growing ever nearer, and we're looking forward to meeting a new talented group of young...
Our brilliant alumna Hannah Nuttall could be a perfect example of a young person with a dream who made it come true...
YMT Musician, Company 2016, Molly Clark
Thank you to Molly for sharing this really inspiring story with us, and best of luck at Uni! I wanted to share...
YMT National Auditions 2017
Choreographer and Independent Dance Artist Rachel Birch-Lawson has a wealth of professional experience, here are Rachel...

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The Final Auditions for 2017

Announcing - we have one final audition day in 2017 - coming up on Saturday 8 April for performers

Summer Skills 2017

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Booking for our popular Summer Skills Courses is now open. 

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Find out about our high-quality musical theatre training sessions for young people every Tuesday in Venture Center.

Upcoming YMT Events

  • 28 Jul 2017 to 30 Jul 2017
    This summer, voyage to unknown lands and lose yourself in a world of mythical creatures as Jonathan Swift’s classic satire is brought to life on stage. 
    Washed ashore by a devastating shipwreck,...
  • 31 Jul 2017 to 05 Aug 2017
    Hermia loves Lysander and Lysander feels the same. Helena loves Demetrius, but Demetrius prefers Hermia. Hermia’s Dad is on Demetrius’ side, and the Duke happens to agree. Fairies are at war! Puck’s...
  • 31 Jul 2017 to 05 Aug 2017
    The Movie Musical is back! Following the run-away success of La La Land in 2016, YMT's Lullaby of Broadway will go back to the beginning to find out what all of the great movie musicals, and the...
  • 04 Aug 2017 to 05 Aug 2017
    Knitting together a rich tapestry of music and sound, Dance Connection 2: Reflections in Swan Lake delves into traditional mythology and folklore to unearth the original narratives behind the iconic...
  • 07 Aug 2017 to 12 Aug 2017
    A Victorian Who-Done-it!  A Sherlockian adventure on the trail of some violent Victorians.
    From the famous Eliza Grimwood case, that inspired Nancy’s famous murder in Oliver Twist, through to some of...
  • 07 Aug 2017 to 12 Aug 2017
    No we haven’t gone completely mad! We are doing a Christmas show in the middle of August! We’ve asked composer Bella Barlow of Barlow & Smith to create an extravaganza big enough to put into the...
  • 11 Aug 2017 to 13 Aug 2017
    Before Jesus Christ Superstar, before Tommy, before Joseph, there was… A Teenage Opera.
    As the British music industry exploded from Abbey Road Studios in the late 60s and the Beatles were recording...
  • 12 Aug 2017 to 13 Aug 2017
    The First Ladies of history are a force to be reckoned with, and they are cordially invited to bear witness to the inauguration of a new member of their prestigious tribe – the first female President...

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