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Young People

Young People

Cheap tickets, workshops, events and a national festival of new writing and theatre-making.

If you want to find out how the National Theatre puts on productions or if you want to try something new, then there are loads of things we offer to help you gain skills and make theatre. From Q&As to workshops and short courses, if you are aged 16-21, however much experience you've had, then there is an opportunity at the NT for you. 


16-21: Devising from Science

Join curious directive, a double Fringe First-winning theatre company, for a day of exploring, questioning and playing

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16-21 Course: How to be a Stage Manager

Come backstage at the National Theatre and try out the huge variety of jobs undertaken by a stage management team.

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16-21: Video Design in Theatre

Video designer Luke Halls (Ugly Lies the BoneMan and Superman) will share his design process and talk about how he became a designer.

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Ugly Lies the Bone Poster

16-21: Easter Space to Create

 This is a unique opportunity to work collaboratively with artists to bring ideas to life through experimentation, ingenuity and bold performance. 

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16 – 21: Shakespeare, now

This playful devising workshop, led by Alice Knight, assistant director of Twelfth Night will explore comedy and cross-gender casting

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Ugly Lies the Bone: Building Fantastical Spaces

Explore how the director, design team and cast work together to make wondrous worlds come to life.

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Entry Pass - Aged 16-25? Get £5 tickets