Experience Opportunity

National Youth Theatre Backstage Course - London

Love theatre and want to be part of the vital teams who make it happen? Apply now to join our Backstage Courses!

Whether you are interested in lighting, sound, scenic construction, stage management or costume, there could be a role for you to be a part of our shows amongst our vital backstage teams. Led by industry experts our backstage courses give you practical experience that will help develop your interest and technical knowledge within your chosen field.

The National Youth Theatre Backstage Courses are three week industry-led courses for young people aged 16 – 25 who have successfully interviewed to join the National Youth Theatre as a Backstage Member. You can choose to specialise in one of the following faculties:

Costume Design and Making

Lighting, Video and Projection

Set Design & Scenic Construction

Theatre Sound Design and Composition

Stage Management

The courses cater for all levels of experience. So, if you have knowledge in your field already, our industry professional tutor will be able to stretch you, or if you are brand new to backstage it's a great way to try something new and develop your interest in a specific field.

Course Dates: Monday 8th August - Saturday 20th August 2022

Location: Rose Bruford College, Sidcup