Past shows

Dates and Venues

Terry Pratchett's Mort: The Musical (2012)

29 Aug 2012 to 01 Sep 2012

Mortimer. An awkward, unemployable young man who gets an offer he can’t refuse - free room, free board and all for a business that will never be short of customers. He doesn't even need to be dead to take the position. But being Death’s apprentice comes with great responsibilities. YMT restaged...

Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2012)

24 Aug 2012 to 25 Aug 2012

A devised ensemble musical based on Thomas Hardy’s classic text. Free-spirited country girl Tess Durbeyfield, is caught between her wealthy, manipulative, cousin Alec and the handsome, educated, farmer Angel Clare. Tess of the D’Urbervilles was a vibrant and moving piece of theatre drawing on...

Macbeth (2012)

17 Aug 2012 to 18 Aug 2012

Originally performed with great success in Leeds summer 2011, and further developed in October 2011 at the Drill Hall, London, Macbeth returned in 2012. Now with a new cast of actor/musicians and a nu-rave/gothic concept, this production wowed audiences with it’s highly original chamber opera and...

According to Brian Haw (2012)

15 Aug 2012 to 16 Aug 2012

According to Brian Haw is an epic story about 3 young people affected by war, set against the backdrop of Brian’s personal struggle. This piece explores current and relevant political issues through human stories and asks questions about humankind and our responsibility to others. Restaged for 2012...

The Salsa Sisters (2012)

14 Aug 2012 to 15 Aug 2012

Salsa Sisters is an exciting new musical set in 1958. The four Lopez sisters, aged between 16 and 20, decide to form a dance band and take Havana by storm  - jazz, mambo, rumba, salsa, anything goes - but they are knocked off course by their father’s failing health and the arrival of the...

The Vortex (2012)

10 Aug 2012 to 11 Aug 2012

Welcome to The Vortex, where time as we know it has imploded!  In the resulting chaos, all the leaders of time from different ages, mythologies and cultures gather together to try to restore a comprehensible sense of linear time and to try to work out the future of the universe. This young company...

Nikki and the Gang (2012)

08 Aug 2012 to 09 Aug 2012

Nikki and the Gang is an old-fashioned adventure, which updates the spirit of Enid Blyton’s Famous Five books for the modern-day, redressing the class bias of the original books. A brand new scripted production supported by Creative Scotland.

The Seventh Muse (2012)

31 Jul 2012 to 01 Aug 2012

Artemis, Athena, Hera, Hestia, Persephone, Demeter and not forgetting Aphrodite- the Goddess of Love. There are goddesses in every woman. The Seventh Muse is a show about love, loss, fear, hope, freedom, desire, honesty and passion.  Made up of a fantastic all female cast, it was part of YMT’s...