The Brian Way Award

We are pleased to announce The Brian Way Award, our first open call out for one of our annual commissions. Deadline 16 Feb.

Named in memory of our founder Brian Way who established Theatre Centre in 1953, The Brian Way Award welcomes expressions of interest on the theme of ‘Treaty’ from professional UK-based playwrights. The commissioned play will then be produced for our flagship national tour of secondary schools and venues in 2019. Read more

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The Muddy Choir

By Jesse Briton

Age advice: 13+

Nominated for Best Play for Young Audiences, Writers Guild of Great Britain Awards 2015 It is November 1917 and the Third Battle ... Read more

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Who we are

Theatre Centre empowers young leadership and youth activism through the arts, supporting and transforming children and young people to change the world by enriching their learning and leadership potential with theatre productions, creative projects and resources. Read more

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David Johnston: Statement of Appreciation

David Johnston, Artistic Director, 1976 - 1986

We are very sad to hear about David’s death and send our deepest condolences to his family and all those that had the pleasure of working alongside him. Read more

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Standpoint is a programme to develop young people’s visionary ideas, cultivate character and create leaders. Theatre Centre’s programme aims to equip young people from Year 9 upwards with the craft of writing and presenting political speeches, shaping their ideas about the world around them. Read more

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