Welcome to The Young Theatre Company

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The Young Theatre Company is based at The Acorn Theatre in Worksop, North Nottinghamshire. Established over 25 years ago, we have grown to become one of the UK's largest youth theatres, and pride ourselves on being different. We strive to be affordable and accessible to all young people, with top professional tutors delivering high quality tuition and professionally polished productions!

Our hugely popular Theatre Classes are a unique mix of singing, dancing, acting and fun - always geared towards a professional performance on stage! Come and discover just what makes The Young Theatre Company so special!

Enjoyable...

Our weekly, hour-long theatre classes are an exciting mix of drama, dance, singing and fun. Taught be experienced professionals, children quickly develop their performing skills as they work towards large-scale productions on stage at The Acorn Theatre!

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Professional...

Our professionally polished performances make every pupil and parent proud. We perform two to three shows a year, and with professionally trained and hugely experienced directors at the helm, showtime is always spectacular!

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Affordable...

We aim to be accessible to all youngsters, regardless of experience or ability. Part of that is keeping our fees affordable so that everyone can take part. Not only that, our fees include scripts, additional rehearsals, performances AND show costumes!

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Latest News

Sep 17, 2018 |
Classes, Seniors,  |

Due to a larger influx of senior pupils than anticipated this term, our two Senior Classes are now far too large. Current numbers make it difficult to cast, rehearse and costume productions and impossible to give the attention and opportunities we would wish to give to all our youngsters. We are therefore starting a new Blue Senior Theatre Class  on Wednesdays 5-6pm, starting this week!

If you are able to move to this new Wednesday Class, we URGENTLY need you to register for it NOW! Click above to read more...

Sep 4, 2018 |
Performances, Classes, Rehearsals,  |

The latest edition of our Spotlight Newsletter is out now, packed with useful information and diary dates for this term and beyond! Click here to download your copy!

Sep 4, 2018 |
Performances,  |

Our Christmas Pantomime this year will be Aladdin, with ten performances from 2nd to 9th December. All pupils will be involved in this magical mystical pantomime, which is sure to be a sell-out seasonal success! Click here for details!

Sep 4, 2018 |
Performances, Classes, Rehearsals,  |

Our Facebook Group "YTC Parents" is the quickest and easiest way to ask questions, get answers and be first to know the latest news! We strongly advise all parents to join!

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Sep 4, 2018 |

Theatre Class Fees are now due for the new Autumn Term, and are payable on or before the first lesson of term. Why not pay the quick and easy way - online at our webshop?

Sep 4, 2018 |
Classes, Nippers, Juniors, Seniors,  |

The curtain rises on our new Autumn Term on Monday 10th September, with Nippers, Red Juniors and Red Seniors.