Five Lamps Festival offering free classes on Saturdays in July

Date: Tuesday 6/7/21

Join street dance artist Tobi Omoteso for a series of in-person workshops for young men aged 12 years+ based in Dublin North Inner City. Tobi Omoteso will lead three high-energy workshops that will introduce core elements of hip hop culture – breakin’ (breakdance), rap and spoken word. As we emerge from a period of lockdown…

Call out for MOAF 2021

Date: Friday 25/6/21

Call Out for MOAF 2021  DYT is now inviting submissions for one act performance pieces (minimum 15 and maximum 40 minutes) from DYT members for performance at MOAF (Member’s One Act Festival) 2021.  MOAF this year will be a digital project, with the final pieces being released online with a live premiere with a Q&A…

Crooked House Theatre Company initiative: The Dréimire Project

Date: Wednesday 2/6/21

Crooked House Theatre Company has initiated a project called Dréimire which aims to recruit 20 applicants from ethnic, migrant and under-privileged backgrounds, particularly young people living in Direct Provision, who would like intensive help in accessing actor-training at third level colleges in Ireland and in the UK.  The project aims to assist in the long…

Casting notice: Male 18-22

Date: Wednesday 2/6/21

Louise Kiely Casting is currently casting a TV series and looking for: Male. AGE: 18 – 22 (Must be over 18) Ethnicity: Mixed Race* ACCENT: General Irish Shoot dates July to end of October. Please send CVs and Photos rather than links along with any date restrictions during the shoot dates to

Workshop w/ John Gunning Saturday 26/6/2021 @11.00am

Date: Wednesday 26/5/21

This Week’s workshop is with John Gunning. John is an alumni of Dublin Youth Theatre and The Lir where he learned how to make things up from nothing and then how to do it safely. As a lighting designer and a technician he has toured work to Australian opera houses and West Kerry parish halls….

Fail, An Epic, or An Epic Fail – May 28, 2021 07:00 PM

Date: Wednesday 26/5/21

Youth Theatre Ireland and Activate Youth Theatre are delighted to present the World Premiere of a new play ‘Fail, an Epic or Epic Fail’ by Jody O’Neill. Youth Theatre Ireland commissioned playwright Jody O’Neill to examine climate justice from a youth perspective. Jody worked with Activate YT in Cork and, through a collaborative process with…

Masterclass workshop w/ Sarah Maria Griffin Saturday 5/6/2021

Date: Wednesday 26/5/21

The Museum of Literature is partnering with DYT to offer a Masterclass with poet and writer (and former DYTer) Sarah Maria Griffin. Curious about writing as a profession? What happens after DYT? Sarah will discuss incorporating writing & response into your life: some exercises, some tips!  Come and find out on Saturday 5th June at…

Thank you Graham!

Date: Monday 24/5/21

This Saturday will be Graham’s last day as Project Coordinator, as his contract comes to an end. Fortunately he will still be around DYT as Welfare Officer so it’s not goodbye forever! We want to thank him for all the hard work over the past year, especially in adapting DYT to online during Covid.  

Info session on Members’ Reps and reminder about Members’ Forum

Date: Thursday 13/5/21

A reminder about the Info Session about the election for Members’ Reps that will be held on Saturday 15 May at 2pm on Zoom after the casting workshop. You will be able to ask questions about what Members’ Reps do, learn a bit more about how DYT is run and how you can contribute. The…

Casting Notice: 18+

Date: Tuesday 11/5/21

AC Casting are looking for 18-23 year olds who could pass for 17-18 for a few roles in a TV series being filmed in Dublin and Wicklow later this year. They are looking to hear from people of all ethnicities, shapes and sizes. To Apply Email with “Fate Application” in the subject line and include: – A…