For 12 – 14s

It was a really fun experience. I’ve made new friends and I have gained skills for the future


Junior Youth Theatre 2 Workshop Group

JYT2 Workshop Group runs weekly sessions from June to July

This workshop group is an opportunity to discover more about acting, meet new people and try out new ways of creating theatre. Through attending the weekly sessions you will develop your confidence, your creativity and your acting and performance skills.

Workshops include warm-ups, drama games and fun exercises exploring different drama techniques. This project is about developing skills and does not lead towards a public performance.

Sessions will take place:
November – December 2019
Thursdays 4.15pm – 5.45pm
at the Broadway Theatre Rehearsal Room in Catford


Junior Youth Theatre 2 Performance Group

JYT2 Performance Group run weekly sessions from January to April

We use games, warm-ups and drama exercises to enable everyone to take part. The sessions focus on team building, giving everyone a voice and a chance to take part creatively. This project leads to a final performance in a theatre. All participants will also work towards achieving an Arts Award qualification.

The group is led by two experienced theatre workshop tutors and a team of volunteer assistants to rehearse and perform a production with full set, props and costumes in the Studio at the Broadway Theatre, Catford.

Sessions will take place:
January – April 2020
Thursdays 4.30pm – 6.30pm

at the Broadway Theatre Rehearsal Room in Catford
Plus a full week of rehearsals in the Easter holidays
Performance on Thursday 9th April

Click here to see our JYT2 April 2019 production of
Off The Map

These JYT2 projects are now fully recruited.
Please complete a New Enquiry form (below) if you would like to be kept informed about upcoming projects.


How To Take Part

Click here to see past JYT2 projects

To take part in Junior Youth Theatre 2 you need to:

  • Be aged between 11-14 and be keen to take part
  • Live or learn in the London Borough of Lewisham
  • Attend no other after school drama group
  • Priority is given to those who attend state/free schools, academies or home schooling

If you would like to be added to our database and receive more information on this project, please download a New Enquiry Form and return the completed form to info@lewishamyouththeatre.com.

Please be aware places on all our youth theatres are limited. For more information on how we allocate places on our projects, read our Recruitment Strategy.

The Youth Theatre programme is made possible by our Principal Supporters:
Lewisham Council, BBC Children in Need, National Lottery Community Fund and William Wates Memorial Trust