Established in 1976, the National Youth Music Theatre's productions - including some 50 new commissions - have been seen throughout the UK and abroad, winning numerous accolades and awards. Over forty years the NYMT has had a huge cast and many have gone on to enrich the professional stage. Alumni include Michael Jibson, Lily James, Jude Law, Sheridan Smith, Matt Lucas, Kerry Ellis, Eddie Redmayne and Idris Elba.
The National Youth Music Theatre represents the very best in work with young people through musical theatre, leading Andrew Lloyd Webber to dub it "the best youth music theatre in the world”.
“It is difficult to imagine that the National Youth Music Theatre has ever been on better form." - British Theatre Guide