Galway Youth theatre offers theatre training course to anyone aged 16-26 and this training takes place on evenings and weekends. The course training commences in October and runs to March and offers workshops in a various disciplines from Characterisation and Voice Work to Physical Movement and Stage Combat. Alongside the weekly sessions more specialist training in dance, singing and figurative theatre are also offered.
From March onwards GYT host a variety of theatre productions. These productions are supported by a professional creative team and allow members to see their skills at work. GYT’s productions range from Classical texts to new work and explores a variety of genres and styles, from traditional staging to site specific work.
What really separates GYT from other training courses is that we provide extensive training but also give members the opportunity to actually perform. The experience of actually creating and performing a play is the most vital training available