NT Connections Festival 2019
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 ten new plays young people to perform, bringing together some of the most exciting writers with the theatre-makers of tomorrow.
As a Partner Theatre, the Queen’s Theatre will host six youth companies over three days:
Mon 15 Apr
The Sad Club by Luke Barnes & music by Adam Pleeth presented by Anglo European School
Class by Ben Bailey Smith & Lajaune Lincoln presented by Nu.Dynamic Theatre Company
Tue 16 Apr
Ageless by Benjamin Kuffuor presented by Ormiston Rivers Academy
Flesh by Rob Drummond presented by Rainham Mark Grammar School
Wed 17 Apr
The Sad Club by Luke Barnes & music by Adam Pleeth presented by Store Room Youth Theatre
Chaos by Laura Lomas presented by Queen’s Theatre Youth Company
Connections is supported by:
The Mohn Westlake Foundation, The Buffini Chao Foundation, Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation, Delta Air Lines, Jacqueline and Richard Worswick, The Peter Cundill Foundation, Mactaggart Third Fund, The EBM Charitable Trust, Samantha and Richard Campbell-Breeden, The Garvey Family Trust, Susan Miller and Byron Grote, and The Derrill Allatt Foundation The National Theatre’s Partner for Learning is Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
15 - 17 April 2019