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With another successfull summer season behind us YMT looks ahead to our 15th season of new music theatre with anticipation. For the 2018 season we bring you some of the biggest titles in theatre, music and literature.

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YMT invites young people with determination, energy, generosity and a willingness to give it their everything to come to our Auditions 2018 and take part in one of our future productions. 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 who knows where it could take you.



Loserville - Youth Music Theatre UK

Loserville 2018

28 Jan 2018, London: Garrick Theatre

Michael Dork returns. Loserville is back in concert for one night only. It's 1971. Michael Dork may be a computer geek but he's invented something that could change the world. He's also discovered girls: a prospect (almost) as exciting as his love of binary. Holly is the girl: she has looks and...

Tess of the d'Urbervilles - Youth Music Theatre UK

Tess of the d'Urbervilles (Easter 2018)

05 Apr 2018 to 14 Apr 2018, London: The Other Palace

A dark love story leading to seduction, abandonment and murder; tragedy is unavoidable as Tess finds she is powerless to change her fate. Adapted from of Thomas Hardy’s dramatic tale. Devised and directed by Gerry Flanagan with music and Lyrics by Pippa Cleary.

Jabberwocky - Youth Music Theatre UK

Jabberwocky (Easter 2018)

07 Apr 2018 to 14 Apr 2018, London: The Other Palace

A stunning new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll’s classic, by award winning Composer Rebecca Applin and Writer Susannah Pearse. Enter a nonsensical world with tap dancing animals and plenty of laughs! But beware the Jaabberwock my son… On sale soon

Paperboy - Youth Music Theatre UK

Paperboy 2018

27 Jul 2018 to 29 Jul 2018, Belfast: Lyric Theatre

It’s 1975 and 12-year-old Tony dutifully goes about his paper round. Belfast in the seventies is like the newspapers he delivers: everything is black and white, albeit Orange and Green. There are bombings on the evening news, but Paperboy is more interested in Doctor Who, the Bay City Rollers and...

Help! Get Me Out of this Musical! - Youth Music Theatre UK

Help! Get Me Out Of This Musical! 2018

10 Aug 2018 to 12 Aug 2018, Berkshire: South Hill Park Arts Centre

A fast-paced and devilishly drole pop-rock musical with a twist, about a boy whose life, to his growing horror, is turning into a musical! Written by John Nicholson with music and lyrics by Alexander Rudd.

Barrack Room Ballads - Youth Music Theatre UK

Barrack Room Ballads 2018

25 Aug 2018 to 26 Aug 2018, London: National Army Museum

A vivid, emotionally-charged production inspired by Kipling’s World War 1 elegies, exploring the soldier’s experience. With music by renowned composer Conor Mitchell, this site-specific work has a vaudeville-esque resonance and will be performed at The National Army Museum.

A Winter's Tale - Youth Music Theatre UK - Summer Season 2018

A Winter's Tale 2018

30 Aug 2018 to 01 Sep 2018, London: Richmond Theatre

Based on Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, this musical re-imagining of the play, first produced by Youth Music Theatre UK in 2009, plots the tale of a despotic ruler’s jealousy spiralling dangerously out of control, of its consequences and betrayals but also, ultimately, of love, loyalty and...