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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.



Paperboy - Youth Music Theatre UK

Paperboy 2018

26 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 award winning composer Alexander Rudd alongside West End Director Luke Sheppard (In the Heights). This high-...

Cautionary Tales 2018

11 Aug 2018 to 12 Aug 2018, Plymouth: Barbican Theatre

"Jim: Who ran away, and was eaten by a Lion." "Rebecca: Who Slammed Doors For Fun And Perished Miserably." "George: Who played with a Dangerous Toy, and suffered a Catastrophe of considerable Dimensions." Taking inspiration from Hillaire Belloc's iconic poetry, award-winning composer Rebecca...

No Man's Land 2018

18 Aug 2018 to 19 Aug 2018, Halifax: Square Chapel

A brand-new work exploring two very different worlds: a grey, repressive world of rules and restrictions, and another world that seems to offer freedom – but at what cost? Based in part on a true story, it follows a young woman who leaves her family and friends to cross a dangerous border to this...

WILD 2018

24 Aug 2018 to 25 Aug 2018, Plymouth: Barbican Theatre

“Within every woman there lives a powerful force, filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, & ageless knowing. She is the Wild Woman, who represents the instinctual nature of women. But she is an endangered species” — Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Author of Women Who Run With the Wolves...

Barrack Room Ballads - Youth Music Theatre UK

Barrack Room Ballads 2018

25 Aug 2018 to 27 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 02 Sep 2018, Kingston: Rose Theatre

BOOK NOW A bold and brilliant interpretation of the well-known play by William Shakespeare. Two worlds collide into one happy resolution. Paranoia and power unfolds into a parable for the redemptive gift of youth, and a celebration of young people and the potential they have to make the world a...