The Edna O’Brien Young Writers Bursary 2021

Date: Saturday 27/2/21

Are you between 15 and 17 years old and would you love to be a writer some day? Or, are you already one? MoLI is offering a five-day, immersive, blended learning programme to 15 lucky students around Ireland. The Edna O’Brien Young Writers Bursary will take place both online and onsite in MoLI from 19…

Casting Notice from Elaine Grainger Casting

Date: Wednesday 24/2/21

Elaine Grainger is Casting for a production to be filmed in Dublin April-May 2021 They are looking for: KYA (Female, 17 years) MUST BE DUBLIN/WICKLOW BASED. TO PLAY 17. Nigerian. Speaks English, could have Nigerian or Dublin accent. ISSAM (Male, 12 years) MUST BE DUBLIN/WICKLOW BASED.  TO PLAY 12. Nigerian. Speaks English with a Dublin…

2nd Years: Online production with Casey Hallahan

Date: Friday 19/2/21

We are delighted to be doing an online production of Harry Lawlor’s one-act, written as part of the Writers’ Group: Night in a Cell. Casey Hallahan will be directing. Even if you missed Casey’s workshop this week, if you would like to be a part of the production you still can! Please send the Availability…

Super Paua Stories/Opowiadania Super Paua & Writing for Children Workshop

Date: Thursday 18/2/21

Our open commission for writers for Super Paua Stories/Opowiadania Super Paua is open now until Monday 8th March. We are commissioning stories in Polish, bilingually with Polish, or in English with a focus on Polish culture or experience. The fee is €500 for the selected stories. More information here. In the run up to the commission deadline,…

Young Critics 2021- Applications Now Open

Date: Wednesday 17/2/21

Hi everyone I’m delighted to share with you all the Call for  Applications for Young Critics 2021. Please share this with all your members aged 16+, who you think would enjoy the programme. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to get in touch. I’m more than happy to drop in on your next…

16 Feb 2021: #IHeartYouthTheatre

Date: Tuesday 16/2/21

For those of you who missed the Arts and Crafts workshop on Saturday, it was in part preparation for Youth Theatre Ireland’s I Heart Youth Theatre Day.  Join the conversation by searching for the hashtag #IHeartYouthTheatre across social media channels. Share photos and memories of your own Youth Theatre experiences and tell us why Youth…

2021 1st Years Group Contract

Date: Monday 15/2/21

Here is the final draft of the Group Contract for the 1st years. Please sign using the form. Dublin Youth Theatre  2021 1st Year Members’ Group Contract As a member of DYT, I agree to:   Abide by the DYT members’ code of behaviour (view on website in Members’ Docs) Be reliable, punctual and dependable…

Dréimire: A Kildare Youth Theatre Initiative

Date: Tuesday 9/2/21

What it is: Dréimire was created to assist in the long and arduous process that is applying for actor training courses in Ireland and across the UK. It is a free and funded programme for young people auditioning and aims to ease the burden of costly audition fees and to provide a dedicated support system wherein…

SpunOut.ie are recruiting young people for our Action Panels

Date: Tuesday 2/2/21

Hi, My name is Timmy Hammersley and I am the Head of Engagement and Participation with SpunOut.ie. We have a great opportunity for young people that I wanted to share with you. SpunOut.ie are recruiting young people between 16 to 25 from across the country for our Action Panels.  Our Action Panels are where young people meet and decide new content ideas…