Young Friends of the Almeida

Young Friends of the Almeida (YFA) offers opportunities for theatre participation, drama workshops and performance projects designed especially for young people aged 13 - 25.

It’s a great place to socialise with like-minded young people, work with industry professionals and develop your skills and knowledge of theatre. All of our activities are led by experts from the Almeida’s position as a producing theatre. For more information about the Almeida Theatre’s broad and creative learning programme of high quality and innovative activity for, by and with young people, click here.

YFA MEMBERSHIP just £15 per year:

  • Book for Happy Mondays and watch an Almeida show with other Young Friends for just £5, then participate in an exclusive post-show talk with members of the cast and creative team.
  • Receive the Young Friends newsletter with exclusive content and info about what's coming up.
  • Receive regular emails with the latest news and opportunities to take part in theatre work with the Almeida and other London venues/companies.
  • Enjoy a discount on food and soft drinks at the Almeida Café/Bar.
  • Take part in the theatre projects relevant to your age group (see below). 


All you need to do is complete the brief registration form, then we will send you information about the latest projects and opportunities to get involved.

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2014/15 PROJECTS

These will be updated as additional projects become available.

Young Company 1 (ages 13 – 16)
Young Company 2 (ages 16 – 19)
YFA Creative Board (ages 18 – 25)