DNYT is a tribute to what youth theatre can be and what talented, motivated young people can do.

Discarded Nut Youth Theatre is a cutting edge company of young actors committed to creating breath-taking & high-quality contemporary adaptations of classic plays. We seek exceptional young people with a passion for theatre and acting, and who have a real interest in pursuing theatre as a career in the future. We look for young people aged between 11-25 who are:

  • Dedicated

  • Enthusiastic

  • A team player

  • A desire to develop performance and personal skills

The standards of performance and production that our company aspire to, makes DNYT an ideal environment for anyone wanting to make the performing arts their career. We are positive that as a company we will rise to any challenges that come up in order to make this a wholly successful and high quality experience for our participants.


  • Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm - 7.30pm.

  • Rehearsals run for 12-weeks per term.


  • We take a full company of 40 participants.

  • £135 per participant, per term | £405 full year.

Please note that membership for the FULL YEAR (£135 per term | £405 full year) is due on the first rehearsal (either through pre-dated cheques, cash/card payment in full or organised direct debit) and is non-refundable.