Congratulations to our fearless founder Suzann McLean and her recent appointment as Artistic Director of Theatre Peckham. Suzann has always had young people at the heart of what she does and we cannot think of a better fit. Theatre Peckham has been operating over 30 years creating important opportunities for young people in the community. […]
On Saturday July 14th at 7pm, we will be performing our B-Rock Double Bill at Theatre Royal Stratford East! We are excited to be back at Stratford East for the 3rd year running. These two new plays are inspired by Pilot Theatre’s production of Brighton Rock by Bryony Lavery. Book now for a fantastic night […]
We are excited to announce that the fantastic Nine Night will be transferring to the West End just in time for the holidays! It will be on from December 1st until the 9th of February at Trafalgar Studios. This touching work is the debut play by Natasha Gordon and directed by our lead acting tutor […]
We are excited to present to the you the world premier of Young and Talented’s #B_Rock Trilogy. Young and Talented has been hard at work creating performances inspired by our collaboration with Pilot Theatre. Their spell binding adaptation of Brighton Rock by Bryoney Lavery has been our inspiration. On Sunday June 17th our Barking Broadway […]
In April, Young and Talented took a trip to Birmingham Rep to see Pilot Theatre’s production of Brighton Rock, here’s their reaction to the show.
We are pleased to announce that our lead acting tutor and director Roy Alexander Weise has made his National Theatre debut with Nine Night. Nine Night is writer Natasha Gordon’s debut play and what a fantastic introduction. It is a touching and hilarious exploration of family and tradition. The play also sees our former visiting […]
This February and March saw our talented student Jeremiah become the youngest contestant on season 3 of CBBC’s Got What It Takes. The series followed eight aspiring singers and their mums or carers as they worked with professionals to win a chance to perform on the BBC Big Weekend to a large audience. Jeremiah said, […]
This has been an exciting 2017 for Young and Talented. We continue to work in our community nurturing young people to achieve their full potential. We started the year brilliantly by winning the runners up spot in the Jack Petchey Glee Club competition at Indigo O2. Our company continues to grow and this year saw […]
On Saturday the 4th of November the 21st Annual African Film Awards took place at Stratford Town Hall. The annual African Film Awards promotes and honours excellence in film and television among Black British practitioners. Prince Mike Abiola, founder of the African Film Awards said, “We are proud that each year the awards celebrate excellence”. This Saturday […]
Here are some pictures of the Young and Talented students getting stuck into some scenes from Brighton Rock. The character of Pinky is a becoming a fascinating subject.