Opportunity: Lyric Young Company

What’s your favourite London Theatre? If you anyone’s mean enough to make us choose, we’d definitely vote for the Lyric Hammersmith. An incredible programme of award winning theatre from around the world and an absolutely drool inducing education space (for those of us into such things). On which subject, for theatre hungry west London youngsters, here’s your chance to join the amazing Lyric Young Company.

Project Name: Lyric Young Company

Company/Organisation Name: Lyric Hammersmith

For Age Group: 11-25 years old

Art Form: Theatre

Level of Experience Required: n/a

Project Description/Aims: 

Are you aged 11 – 25? An aspiring director, technician, writer or performer?
Join LYC, the Lyric’s resident youth theatre and get the chance to participate in regular activities, develop new performance skills, join our writers programme and have the unique opportunity of auditioning for professional Lyric productions.

  • Sign up for regular activities
  • Attend masterclasses and work alongside top industry professionals
  • Apply for work experience placements, ushering and young associates roles at the Lyric
  • Audition for the Lyric’s annual Pantomime and get to perform on our main stage
  • Go behind the scenes with backstage tours and technical theatre workshops
  • Receive £5 tickets to ALL Lyric productions
  • Spend your holidays participating in residences and workshops with exciting theatre companies
  • Have your say about what activities you would like to take part in

Project Dates and Times: n/a

Venue: Lyric Hammersmith, Lyric Square, King St, London, W6 0QL

Cost to Participants: £7 a year. 

How to sign up/apply: To be eligible to join LYC you need to live in or go to school in the following West London boroughs:
Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kensington & Chelsea, Richmond, Wandsworth or Westminster. Click through to their website here to download a membership form.

Deadline: n/a

Website: http://www.lyric.co.uk/lyc/

Twitter: @lyrichammer

Facebook: Lyric Hammersmith