Live theatre returns. 22 – 24 October 2020.


by Katie Pollock

The Playhouse, Canberra Theatre Centre

New works. Big Ideas. Good Times.

Scratch #2

9 December 2020 at Smith’s Alternative

Resident Artist Workshops

These free workshops for young artists invite participants to explore a range of performance making practices, learn new skills, and collaborate with our Resident Artists.

Help us make young stories heard


The voice of youth expressed through intelligent and challenging theatre.

Discover your voice

Develop your skills

We offer workshops and training programs for young artists aged 7 to 25.

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We are The voice of youth

Canberra Youth Theatre is for young creatives aged 7–25 who are passionate about theatre and the performing arts.

Our focus is to help you Express yourself

Since 1972, we have provided high-quality productions and training courses with a focus on individual expression.

We develop young artists to Create inspired theatre

Our community produces intelligent theatre that is inspired by you – the youth of today. We challenge you to find your inner voice. We want you to be heard.