- 1 Do you have to pay for National Youth Theatre?
- 2 Is it hard to get into the National Youth Theatre?
- 3 What does the National Youth Theatre do?
- 4 How do I join the National Youth Theatre?
- 5 Who went to the National Youth Theatre?
- 6 How do I become an actor?
- 7 How many people get accepted into the National Youth Theatre?
- 8 How many people are accepted into National Youth Theatre?
- 9 How do I get involved in local theatre?
- 10 What is the NYT hub?
Do you have to pay for National Youth Theatre?
Company Membership costs £35-a-year (£2.90 a month). Other than this annual fee, there are no additional costs associated with Company Membership: benefits are included, training offered is free; taking part in a production is free; the REP Company is free; are bursaries are available to support participation.
Is it hard to get into the National Youth Theatre?
All applicants for membership attend an audition workshop to compete for a place on a summer course. Only a tiny minority get accepted. Over several weeks earlier this year, they auditioned more than 5,000 hopefuls for the National Youth Theatre summer courses. Less than one in ten applicants is accepted.
What does the National Youth Theatre do?
National Youth Theatre gives young people the opportunity to learn as much about themselves and how to relate to others, as they do about acting and technical theatre.
How do I join the National Youth Theatre?
Become a National Youth Theatre Member (Ages 13+)
- Join the Hub.
- Submit an Audition Tape or Book a Backstage Interview via the Hub Notice Board.
- Wait to hear back in May 2021 if you’ve successfully gained a place on our Summer Courses.
Who went to the National Youth Theatre?
Dame Helen Mirren, Daniel Craig, Sir Daniel Day-Lewis, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Colin Firth, Rosamund Pike, Orlando Bloom, Catherine Tate, Sir Ben Kingsley, Sir Derek Jacobi, Timothy Dalton, Matt Lucas, Hugh Bonneville, Matt Smith and Zawe Ashton.
How do I become an actor?
Steps to Becoming an Actor
- Jump into theater in high school. The path to acting careers can actually begin in high school plays and musicals.
- Get experience outside of school.
- Get educated.
- Practice makes perfect.
- Build up an acting resume.
- Hire an agent.
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How many people get accepted into the National Youth Theatre?
Every year, the National Youth Theatre holds acting auditions and technical theatre interviews around the United Kingdom; on average, it receives over 5,000 applicants.
How many people are accepted into National Youth Theatre?
We meet nearly 5,000 young people every year and can only offer around 500 places on the acting courses making the programme highly competitive.
How do I get involved in local theatre?
How to Get Involved in Community Theater
- See Shows and Read Reviews. You might have just one choice for a community theater to support in a small town or rural area but in larger cities, there’s likely myriad theatrical opportunities.
- Volunteer Behind the Scenes.
- Take Classes.
- Audition to Act.
- Apply as Artistic Staff.
What is the NYT hub?
If you’re 11-13 the Hub is a great introduction to National Youth Theatre, where you can access Start-Up discounts, skill-workshops and resources before you can audition when you turn 14.