Dublin Youth Theatre provides a safe space for young people from a wide range of backgrounds, interests and identities, to develop artistically, socially and personally. We do this through ensemble theatre-making supported by top practitioners, activating opportunities to grow confidence in decision making, problem solving, and teamwork. We support young people in Dublin to develop Read More »
The board of Dublin Youth Theatre is delighted to announce the appointment of Davey Kelleher as Artistic Director. Kelleher joins DYT at the start of 2022, DYT’s 45th year in continuous operation. He succeeds outgoing Artistic Director David Kelly who led DYT for the past 8 years. Davey is a talented director, having worked in Read More »
We are recruiting for our next Artistic Director to programme and implement our year-round programme of activities. If you are someone with a track-record in the arts or youth arts, who has a passion for youth development and seeing young people achieve and grow, please download the full job description: DYT AD Job Advert To Read More »
We have returned to the wonderful reality of in person workshops and it feels SO good! Pictured are our 2nd years participating in Ruth Lehane’s workshop in ‘creating character’…
The Dublin Youth Theatre Open Day 2021 will be held virtually through Zoom on September 18th. We will be dividing the day into 5 different sessions of one hour in duration. Click ‘Buy Ticket’ to register for the time slot that suits you best (don’t worry, it’s free!). Each slot will be kept small, ensuring Read More »
Hi everyone! Just to share some news regarding the National Youth Theatre production 2021….details of Aftertaste written by Ciara Elizabeth Smyth can be viewed here Aftertaste – Abbey Theatre The piece will be streamed on the Abbey’s YouTube channel from the 8-15th of August (recommended for 16+ year olds) Abbey Theatre – YouTube Details on Read More »
We regret to announce that due to the rain, we must cancel the performance of A Play in the Park: The Windstealers for Friday 30 July at 7.30pm.
Dublin Youth Theatre’s annual Big Show returns as a Play in the Park, live outdoor performances in Belgrave Square Park, Rathmines with the support of Fair in the Square and Rathmines Initiative’s Social & Community Group. Welcome to Ballygweeha, the windiest town in Ireland! The people haven’t heard each other properly in years over the Read More »
We’re delighted to welcome Phoebe Moore as our new Programme Coordinator! Phoebe is an interdisciplinary artist and arts administrator, originally from Tipperary. You can reach her at email@example.com new email.
Ever dreamed about working for Dublin Youth Theatre? We’re currently recruiting a Programme Coordinator to join our admin team. You can download the job specification here: DYT Programme Coordinator Job Spec.docx To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter outlining any relevant experience and detailing why you are the best fit for the Read More »