The 24 Hour Plays: Dublin RETURNS

Date: Thursday 14/12/23

The 24 Hour Plays: Dublin is back for one night only! The 24 Hour Plays: Dublin is back at the Abbey Theatre for its 11th annual fundraising event in aid of Dublin Youth Theatre. On the weekend of Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th January, and all within 24 hours, six short plays will be written, rehearsed…

Members One Act Festival 2023

Date: Thursday 30/11/23

Join us for our annual Members One Act Festival, otherwise known as MOAF. You will see three new plays written, devised, directed and performed by current DYT members. Tuesday 5th December – Saturday 9th December, Theatre@36, Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Sq W Dublin 1 Preview: Tuesday 5th December 2023 – 7:30pm Matinee: Saturday 9th December…

Interview with Ursula McGinn from ‘Dog Shit’ in the Dublin Fringe Festival

Date: Friday 22/9/23

DYT Member Róisín interviewed past member Ursula McGinn on her show ‘Dog Shit’ that ran in Fringe. Four friends and old colleagues are hanging out, but when their afters turns sour, it becomes an evening they’ll never forget.  This is a satirical and comic portrayal of people working in tech and theatre in Dublin. It begs…

Dublin Youth Theatre presents Animal Farm

Date: Monday 17/7/23

This year’s DYT Big Show, Animal Farm, opens next month on Thursday 10th August in Smock Alley Theatre’s Main Space! Written by George Orwell, adapted by Peter Hall, with lyrics by Adrian Mitchell and music by Richard Peaslee A Musical Revolution. The subjugated animals of an oppressive farm decide, in the cover of darkness, to…

Cruinniú na nÓg 2023 at Dublin Youth Theatre

Date: Wednesday 24/5/23

Celebrate Cruinniú na nÓg and explore storytelling for the stage with Dublin Youth Theatre! This practical workshop at 11am in DYT’s studio space is suitable for ages 14–22 and will include a vocal and physical warm-up, exploring text and improvisation, and acting for the stage. Sign up here – https://dublinyouththeatre.com/product/cruinniu-na-nog-2023-dublin-youth-theatre-11am-saturday-10th-june/ Time: 11am, Saturday 10th June…

DYT welcomes Katie Martin to the team

Date: Monday 27/3/23

DYT is delighted to announce Katie Martin will be covering Managing Director, Sarah Bragg-Bolger’s maternity leave and welcome her to the team. Katie is an arts administrator, consultant and writer from Tallaght, Dublin. She has worked in youth theatre for over 20 years. She joined Youth Theatre Ireland (then the National Association for Youth Drama)…

Join us for our Debut One Act Festival 2023!

Date: Wednesday 15/3/23

We are delighted to announce that our Debut One Act Festival 2023 will take during from Tuesday 4th April until Saturday 8th April at the Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Square, Dublin 1. Find out more and book tickets by following this link: https://dublinyouththeatre.com/productions/debut-one-act-festival-2023/  

DYT is recruiting!

Date: Tuesday 20/12/22

Ever dreamed about working for Dublin Youth Theatre? We’re currently recruiting a Maternity Cover for our Managing Director position work with the Artistic Director in leading the organisation to begin in March 2023. You can download the job specification via this link: DYT Managing Director Maternity Cover Job Description.docx (226KB) To apply, please send your…