About Burnley Youth Theatre

Burnley Youth Theatre is a vibrant, innovative charity which engages over 6500 children and young people per year through our exciting artistic programme at our purpose built theatre, in schools and in community settings. Our mission is  ‘to creatively inspire young people to take their next steps’ and we are passionate about developing children, young people and families to ensure they are confident, healthy, resilient and ready for the future.


What do we do?

  • Inclusive Youth Theatre for ages 0-18 (Up to 25 with LDD)
  • Creative Education
  • Community Outreach
  • Productions
  • Talent Development


Artist Support

Commissions for professional Touring to schools and community spaces

Talent development programme for artists and art workers to develop a career in the arts including performers, workshop leaders, arts administrators, technicians, front of house and marketers.

Artist Rehearsal spaces