National Theatre Connections 2019

Tickets will be on general sale from 10am on Wed 12 December.

The National Theatre Connections Festival is a celebration of young people, theatre- making and the importance of access to the arts. Each year the National Theatre commissions 10 new plays for young people to perform, bringing together some of the UK’s most exciting writers with the theatre‑makers of tomorrow.

Royal & Derngate hosts one of the largest and most diverse of the 29 local festivals that take place across the country.

27 different groups will perform a host of exciting new plays, including Class by Ben Bailey and Lajaune Lincoln, The Sad Club by Luke Barnes, Flesh by Rob Drummond, Variations by Katie Hims, Salt by Dawn King and Chaos by Laura Lomas.

Mon 1 April      
Group Venue Time
Blueprint Royal 12.15pm
Mill Hill County High School Studio 2.15pm
Ruislip High School Royal 3.45pm
George Dixon Academy Studio 7pm
Arts1 Royal 8pm
Tue 2 April
Eastern School of Performing Arts Royal 12.15pm
Meridian School Studio 1.45pm
Bedford College Royal 5.45pm
Wed 3 April
Queen Anne’s School Royal 12.15pm
Weavers Academy Studio 2.15pm
Young Dramatic Arts Royal 3.45pm
Nicholas Chamberlaine School Studio 7.15pm
Sandwell College Young Directors Royal 8.15pm
Thu 4 April
Vandyke Upper School Royal 12.15pm
R&D: Connect Studio 2.15pm
SAS Productions Royal 3.45pm
Roundwood Park School Studio 7pm
Woodrush High School Royal 8pm
Sun 7 April
Pumphouse CYT Studio 12.15pm
Masque Youth Theatre Royal 2.15pm
Norden Farm Youth Theatre Studio 3.45pm
NMPAT – Young Actors Company Royal 7pm
The Young Theatre Studio 8pm
Apr 19
Apr 19
Venue: Royal