Make a dramatic difference to a child

We are Prime Theatre

We make theatre for children and young adults

We make new artists and audiences

We make the world a better place

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We make professional theatre shows.
We want to share them with you wherever you are.

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Our Covid Offer

We run weekly workshops and performance projects for young actors, writers and technicians.

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We’re not just in theatres. We’re in schools and at the centre of our community.

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Make a dramatic difference to a child

Theatre for Children & Young People (Aged 5-25)

Since 1986

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We've been creative since 1986

We have toured 60 professional productions

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What people are saying about us...

Prime changed my life

by making me feel part of a group and developing me as a person and a young actor.

Jacob: Young Trustee and Prime Youth Theatre Member

An outstanding youth theatre

for my daughter, teaching her how to perform and building great social skills.

Laura: Parent

So many opportunities

to perform, write, direct and make friends for life.

Erin: Ex-Prime Youth Theatre Member and Young Trustee

The best theatre company

for children and young people as both audiences and creatives in and out of school.

Helen: Principal - Drove Primary School

Remarkable quality

and diversity in your projects, productions and people!

Faye: Arts Council England

Thank you, thank you

for the growth of skills, language and confidence our pupils show when working with Prime.

Bob: Headteacher - Abbey Meads Primary School

Prime got me into Drama School

and I've never looked back during years of performing on stage and screen!

Chris: Professional Actor

The best decision I ever made

was joining your youth theatre. You made me aware of what was possible in me & my career.

Sarah: Digital theatre maker and director

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