For 12 – 14s

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


All sessions will be delivered from LYT’s new home at 142-144 Lewisham High Street.
If you are interested hearing about new projects, please fill in the NEW ENQUIRY form and we’ll be in touch when a project becomes available.

Smash Climate Crisis Escape Room

An interactive immersive theatre performance
in partnership with Smashfest
and the Junior 12-14s Acting Company

Thursday 1st December 2022
@ LYT’s Creative Hub

More details to follow


Junior Youth Theatre 2 Workshop Group

Learn more about the world of theatre with this short, fun project.

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:
We are currently planning sessions starting in 2023


Junior Youth Theatre 2 Performance Groups

JYT2 Performance Group run weekly sessions from April – July

This project will use drama exercises and improvisation to develop a performance. It’s a great opportunity to try out your acting skill and have a say in what you create.

Sessions will take place:
We are currently planning sessions starting in 2023

Watch the JYT2 2021 live-streamed work-in-progress Parched Lands
Part of Youth Voices 2022


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 fill in a New Enquiry Form

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, National Lottery Community Fund, Hillcote Trust and Burberry Foundation