London theatre news

Image for LOOKOUT: Creative Careers Podcast

LOOKOUT: Creative Careers Podcast

28 May 2020

A new six-part series invites a host of experts from the creative industries to inspire young people from diverse backgrounds to kickstart a career in the arts.

Image for Help CPT make it happen!

Help CPT make it happen!

5 December 2017

Camden People's Theatre launches its first ever Crowdfunder, asking you to help them ensure artists from diverse backgrounds are presented on British stages ...

Image for TheatreCraft 2017

TheatreCraft 2017

12 July 2017

The biggest non-performance careers event in London returns to the Waldorf Hilton Hotel on Friday 3 November - TheatreCraft is free and open to anyone aged 16-25.

Image for TheatreCraft 2016

TheatreCraft 2016

13 November 2016

London's largest free careers event for anyone aged 16 - 25 looking for a non-performance career in theatre takes place tomorrow 14 November 2016.

Image for Union Youth Theatre

Union Youth Theatre

24 August 2016

This September, the Union Theatre is launching its Youth Theatre - Autumn term runs from 11 September to 18 December.

Image for Camden Youth Theatre

Camden Youth Theatre

13 April 2016

Camden People's Theatre, Fitzrovia Centre and New Diorama Theatre have joined forces to set up a new Youth Theatre and they are holding auditions for new members on Mon 18 April 2016 at 7pm and 8pm.

Image for Globe Education events celebrate 1616

Globe Education events celebrate 1616

27 January 2016

Globe education's brochure for its season celebrating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, is now available ...

Image for Introduction to Directing

Introduction to Directing

27 January 2016

Fancy being a director? If you're 16-21 then now's the time to get a few tips from the National Theatre thanks to their directing course which starts in March - but you need to get your skates on and apply by Tuesday 9 February 2016 ...

How to Talk About Plays

10 January 2016

How do you watch a show and then talk about it? What is theatre criticism? Is there a difference between argument and opinion? To help you find answers to these questions, the National Theatre are running a course for young people aged 16-21 ...

Creative Apprenticeships & Internships

10 January 2016

Want a career in the arts? There are creative apprenticeships on offer in Islington - deadline for applications is noon, Friday 22nd January 2016 ...

National Youth Theatre 2015 Showreel

2 January 2016

See how some of the members got into the NYT, what they got from it as well as clips from the NYT's 2015 shows and other events ... and if you want to audition or book a course, we have the links.

Trainee Resident Directors' scheme

15 December 2015

The King's Head Theatre, Islington are holding an open day tomorrow - Wednesday 16 December at 3-00pm - where budding directors can talk with the current trainee directors about their experiences on the programme ...

TheatreCraft 2015

16 November 2015

A reminder that young people aged 16 to 25 can register for this year's TheatreCraft careers fair, which is due to take place on 20th November 2015.

TheatreCraft 2015

14 September 2015

If you're interested in a 'behind-the-scenes' career in theatre then TheatreCraft 2015 maybe just up your street - now taking registrations.

ActDrop recommends ...

Buy tickets for The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre