2020 | 2021
We're back! CYT will be reopening in-person on Wednesday 30th September 2020
Juniors and seniors
Join us this season as we create a brand new show to be performed at the stunning Parabola Arts Centre in March 2021.
Maskwork & Puppetry
Devising & Creative Writing
Confidence, laughs & friends for life
We pride ourselves on getting to know each young person individually, to nurture their ideas, passions and talents. This is what makes our sessions so safe and our shows so vibrant and original.
Join CYT Company this season and take part in
National Theatre Connections.
Be part of the biggest Youth Theatre festival in the world
Work with new writing, commissioned by the National Theatre especially for young people to perform
Perform at Parabola Arts Centre and Warwick Arts Centre
Work with CYT and National Theatre directors and producers
Network with like-minded young companies
Always a highlight in our youth theatre calender, we can't wait to take part for our seventh year.
Juniors (school years 3-6) : Wednesdays 5.00 - 6.30pm
Seniors (school years 7-9) : Wednesdays 7.00 - 8.30pm
Company Bubble A (school years 10-13) : Fridays 5.00 - 6.30pm
Company Bubble B (school years 10-13) : Fridays 7.00 - 8.30pm
We will be returning to our home at St Edward's School when it is safe to do so, but we are delighted to announce a new CYT venue for 2020!
Cleeve School and Sixth Form Centre of Excellence
2 Hedges Road, Bishop's Cleeve, Cheltenham. GL52 8AD
Cleeve School have generously opened their doors to us, with:
Ample parking and safe spaces for outside drop-off and collection
HUGE gymnasium for socially distanced activities
Drama Studio for script reads and scene runs
These projects require a 2-term commitment for the Autumn and Spring Terms.
Autumn Term 2020 will be 10 sessions.
Spring Term 2021 will be 12 sessions + extra rehearsals and performance.
Our termly fee is £100 | £75 2nd sibling discount
Payment can be made via our online booking system (+ small booking fee) or bank transfer.
Autumn Term 2020 Dates
Term begins: Weds 30th Sep | Fri 2nd Oct
Half Term: No sessions Weds 28th | Fri 30th Oct
Term ends: Weds 9th Dec | Fri 11th Dec
Parabola Arts Centre Performance Dates
Monday 29th - Wednesday 31st March 2021
Changes for Covid-19:
15 students max per group to form a consistent bubble
Outside drop-off and collection
Thorough cleaning and hygiene protocols
No PPE required, but social distancing throughout
Contactless booking, registration and payment
We will be flexible around the current climate. If guidelines change and we are unable to rehearse in-person, we will provide alternative sessions over Zoom.