Current shows

Dates and Venues

YMT's Summer Season line-up is here, bringing some of the biggest titles in British Theatre, Music and Literature to top theatre stages across the UK and Ireland. 

Gulliver’s Travels with music by platinum-selling singer-songwriter Duke Special, directed by Harry Potter associate director Des Kennedy; Dance Connection's Reflections in Swan Lake – a unique dance piece at Sadler’s Wells, London, from choreographer Rachel Birch-Lawson; The world premiere of the original 1960s rock opera A Teenage Opera, directed by Avenue Q star Julie Atherton with original music by Mark Wirtz; A darkly imaginative Jabberwocky, inspired by Lewis Carroll’s Alice through the Looking Glass; Tess of the d’Urbervilles a new musical adaptation of Thomas Hardy's dramatic tale, written and directed by Gerry Flanagan and much, much more.

YMT are looking for young people with determination, energy, generosity and a willingness to give it their everything. We also provide training for musicians, stage managers and technicians as well as performers. Follow in the footsteps of Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Charlotte Ritchie and many others now treading the boards on theatres in the West End and around the country.

 

Gulliver's Travels - New British Musicals - Youth Music Theatre UK

Gulliver's Travels (2017)

28 Jul 2017 to 30 Jul 2017, Belfast: Lyric Theatre

DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. 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. A spectacular musical adaptation from platinum-selling singer-songwriter Duke Special, comedian Andrew Doyle, Des...

Dance Connection 2 - New British Musicals - Youth Music Theatre UK

DC2: Reflections in Swan Lake (2017)

04 Aug 2017 to 05 Aug 2017, London: Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler's Wells

DOWLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. Knitting together a rich tapestry of music and sound, Dance Connections2: Reflections in Swan Lake delves into traditional mythology and folklore to unearth the original narratives behind the iconic ballet Swan Lake. Bringing such stories into the light of the...

A Teenage Opera - New British Musicals - Youth Music Theatre UK

A Teenage Opera (2017)

11 Aug 2017 to 13 Aug 2017, Berkshire: South Hill Park Arts Centre

DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. A Teenage Opera, the magical mystery of musical theatre, transports you back to the zany, psychedelic world of the 1960s. Prepare to be dazzled! Before Jesus Christ Superstar, before Tommy, before Joseph, there was… A Teenage Opera. As the British music industry...

First Ladies - New British Musicals - Youth Music Theatre UK

First Ladies (2017)

12 Aug 2017 to 13 Aug 2017, Plymouth: Barbican Theatre

DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. The First Ladies of history are a force to be reckoned with. On this day we are invited to bear witness to the inauguration of a new member of their prestigious tribe, the very first female President of one of the world’s most powerful countries. Written by Nikki...

Jabberwocky - Youth Music Theatre UK

Jabberwocky (2017)

18 Aug 2017 to 20 Aug 2017, Margate Theatre Royal

DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. ‘Beware the Jabberwock my son, the jaws that bite, the claws that catch...’ Flora and Jess are two girls separated by more than a century, but a chance meeting across time leads them to join forces in order to defeat the terrifying Jabberwock who lurks in the world...

More in Common - New British Musicals - Youth Music Theatre UK

DC3: More in Common (2017)

19 Aug 2017 to 20 Aug 2017, Halifax: Square Chapel

DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. Young people from YMT come together to create an original, bold musical production exploring how in a divided world, music and dance can unite us all. Set against the tumult of our current political climate, Dance Connection3: More in Common presents a brand new...

Children of the New Forest - New British Musicals - Youth Music Theatre UK

Children of the New Forest (2017)

26 Aug 2017 to 27 Aug 2017, Plymouth: Barbican Theatre

DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. Against the backdrop of the 1600’s Civil War, Edward and his three siblings are tragically orphaned when their father is killed by Parliamentary soldiers on the hunt for Charles I. Fleeing, the children adopt a modest life and begin the fight to save their home,...

Tess of the d'Urbervilles - New British Musicals - Youth Music Theatre UK

Tess of the d'Urbervilles (2017)

01 Sep 2017 to 03 Sep 2017, Winchester: Theatre Royal

DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET AND POSTER. Free-spirited country girl Tess Durbeyfield knows nothing of the world outside her own village. When she is caught between her wealthy, manipulative, cousin Alec and the handsome, educated, farmer Angel Clare, a dark love story unfolds leading to seduction,...