Hello and welcome to Next Generation Youth Theatre

NGYT – Nurturing, developing and inspiring Luton’s next generation of young creatives through life empowering theatre and dance.

Timetable for our 0-25 yr old groups & companies
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Up Our Street : Pop Ups


Take a look at our current Up Our Street : Pop Ups programme supported by Arts Council England where there are a whole host of fun and exciting 'pay what you like' activities and events taking place across North West Luton. Featuring everything from Creative Writing to Beatboxing, Freerunning to Perscussion workshops, plus so much more.

Are you a 14-25 year old aspiring actor? Drop lauren@ngyt.co.uk an email to find out more about our next workshop.


We are delighted to announce the arrival of 2 new NGYT groups starting from Sept 2019.
Firstly We have our young writers collective NGYT Lit Hop and we are also widening our doors to adults too in our 12+ #NGYTfamily fitness session. We can't wait to welcome more people to the NGYT family.


Take a look at what our Associate Artists Chalkline Theatre are up to next
Find out more about one of Lyn Gardner's forthcoming top picks.

  • “Youth Theatre at its very best”

    Broadway Baby

  • “The creative and acting talent in Luton comes right out of the brilliant NGYT programme. It has created a diverse tour de force of young people, able to bring a new voice to Luton”

    Marcus Romer, Director

  • “I don’t think I’ve come across a group with a feeling of unity and positivity like NGYT. It’s testament to the work you and your team do”

    Sam – Artistic Director – Novus Theatre

  • “We’re proud to support your work”
    ACE South East

  • “It wouldn’t be an arts event without Luton’s premiere youth arts organisation”
    Luton Borough Council Arts & Culture

  • “What an honour it was to create and perform alongside NGYT a most brilliant youth theatre with talent and commitment in equal measure!”

    Nathan Curry – Tangled Feet

  • “Your passion for the arts and commitment to young people is truly inspiring! NGYT is a huge asset to Luton”

    Imrana Mahmood –
    Creative Producer Luton

  • “What you have done, not only for her but all of the young people that walk through your doors is just inspiring, as a parent deep down all you want for your child is for them to be happy and to follow their dreams, and with your professionalism, and knowledge you are able to really connect with, and transform them into the young people they should be whilst still instilling the discipline that they need to achieve within the industry.”


  • “Love NGYT – Amazing energy and ensemble community!”

    Fourth Monkey

  • “You two, your company and your participants are a credit to your town and you deserve all the love.”

    Jamie Arden – Executive Producer Watford Palace Theatre

  • “It’s so good to know my daughter is part of a group where mental health and well being is taken so seriously.”
    NGYT Parent

  • “One of our towns greatest treasures, the @ngyt_uk family live and breathe creativity, arts and culture into the lives of so many”