Welcome to The Young Theatre Company


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!


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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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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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

Apr 20, 2019 |
Classes, Nippers, Juniors, Seniors,  |

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

Apr 11, 2019 |
Performances, Nippers, Juniors, Seniors,  |

Tickets for our summer spectacular Wild West Wonderland are now on sale, available online and at The Acorn Theatre Box Office. Click here for details! 

Apr 11, 2019 |
Classes, Nippers, Juniors, Seniors,  |

After 13 years, we felt our webshop deserved a facelift, so our YTC Shop has a new look and new functions. See it here!

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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