Luka Costello joins the DYT Team

Date: Thursday 1/12/22

We are delighted that Luka Costello has joined the DYT Team as Programme Co-ordinator. She is a past member of DYT, and recently was assistant director for the 2022 Big Show, The Spanish Tragedy. She graduated from Inchicore College, is a 2022 Axis Assemble Artist and toured with Pan Pan in 2021-2022 in The First…

Open Day 17 Sept 2022

Date: Tuesday 30/8/22

Hi Everyone! Welcome back after summer. And to those of you I haven’t met yet, Hello! I am the new programme coordinator. We’re looking forward to seeing you back in workshops soon! You may already be aware that this years open day is on Saturday 17th September from 11-6. You will have all attended an…

Méabh Hennelly joins DYT team

Date: Friday 5/8/22

We are delighted to welcome Méabh Hennelly as DYT’s Programme Coordinator. Méabh is a past member of DYT, studied Fine Art Media at NCAD, worked with young people at UNICEF Ireland in the past. You can reach her at

DYT launches 5 year Strategic Plan

Date: Thursday 30/6/22

Today Deirdre Molloy, chairperson of Dublin Youth Theatre launched its 5 year Strategic Plan, ‘Becoming the person I am meant to be’ 2022-2026 which sets out the vision for Ireland’s oldest youth theatre to mark its 45th birthday. Founded in 1977 by educational psychologist Paddy O’Dwyer, DYT’s mission is to deliver quality creative experiences that…

DYT is recruiting!

Date: Tuesday 14/6/22

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 via this link: 2022 DYT Admin Job Spec (PDF, 98KB) To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter outlining any relevant experience and detailing why you are the…

Thank you to Phoebe Moore

Date: Tuesday 14/6/22

On behalf of the DYT board, staff and members we’d like to thank Phoebe, our Programme Coordinator for her excellent work and wish her congratulations on gaining a place on a fabulous Masters course, starting at the end of the summer. We will miss her greatly but are very excited for her move to London.

Dublin Youth Theatre seeks dynamic and ambitious connectors to join our Board!

Date: Friday 1/4/22

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…

Davey Kelleher appointed Artistic Director of Dublin Youth Theatre

Date: Monday 24/1/22

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…