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Live Youth Theatre

Young people meet new friends, develop self-confidence and create original plays that reflect their views and opinions in weekly sessions delivered by some of the most exciting theatre makers in the region.

Live Youth Theatre meet weekly throughout the year. Over three exciting terms young people will develop their skills in stage craft, develop a new play to perform on the stage and explore scripts that have been produced and performed here at Live Theatre.

Live Youth Theatre is the largest free theatre and drama programme for young people in the North East of England.

Sessions are once a week one of the following nights:

Mondays 11 - 13 years     5pm - 7pm
                       17 - 25 years    7pm - 9pm

Tuesdays   14 - 16 years   6pm - 8pm 

Wednesdays 14 - 16 years  6pm - 8pm

Thursdays 11 - 13 years  5pm - 7pm
                          17 - 25 years  7pm - 9pm 


Applications for 19/20 academic year for new members opens Mon 2 Sep

If you have any questions regarding Live Youth Theatre, please email using the button below. 

  • Arts Council England
  • Community Foundation
  • European Regional Development Fund
  • National Lottery Fund
  • National Lottery Fund
  • National Lottery Fund