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Reading Rep Youth Theatre

RRYT produces high quality youth theatre provision which appeals to young people who are creative and want to hone their skills and work with like-minded people. By being attached to a regional producing theatre – our young people have the opportunity to work with award winning directors and playwrights, see our work at a discounted rate and be a part of a young and vibrant organisation.


Youth Theatre

These sessions allow participants to experience all different types of performance styles and hone their skills. Sessions involve script work, devising from a stimulus, having opportunities to write and also the chance to learn about acting for camera. Run by highly experienced youth theatre practitioners, there will be at least one performance per year. We offer Arts Award to all participants.

  • Minis 8 - 10 years
  • Junior 11 - 13 years
  • Seniors 14 - 19 years


Young Company (16 to 25 years)

The Young Company is geared towards those who are interested in additional performance opportunities and a more demanding rigorous rehearsal process. The Young Company will work on at least two productions each year, usually national events such as Chrysalis or National Theatre Connections. These sessions run from September-April with no sessions during the summer term.

There is also 20/20 Youth Theatre 14 to 19 years please see record for more information.


Who to contact

01189 554 757

Where to go

Reading Repertory Theatre
Reading College
Kings Road

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Mondays, contact group for more details.
Time of day

Other Details


Is there a charge for
using this service?
Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£60 (Young Company & Youth Theatre) Per Term


Age Ranges
From 8 years old

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide and Reading Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.