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5 minute read // Published by Young Peoples Theatre, May 2021 IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THOSE ATTENDING THE BUNYIPS, A BIG BEAUTIFUL MESS OF A PLAY YPT’s production of BUNYIPS, a big beautiful mess of a play is playing at YPT from 29 June – 17 July. YPT is a Covid Safe Organisation and is strictly … Read more

Even when you’re not an Addams, kids seem to LOVE the Addams Family Young @ Part. This weekend, our cast had a very special visit from a young friend of ours, Billie. Billie watched both the Creepy and the Spooky cast perform a tech run of our upcoming production. Billie is four years old and … Read more

The Addams Family Y@P is Covid Safe! 5 minute read // Published by Young Peoples Theatre, February 2021 IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THOSE ATTENDING THE ADDAMS FAMILY YOUNG AT PART (Y@P) YPT’s production of The Addams Family Y@P is playing at YPT from 7 April – 24 April. YPT is a Covid Safe Organisation and is … Read more

Looking for a great Christmas or birthday gift? Give the gift of theatre magic by purchasing a YPT gift voucher and your recipient can see one of our exciting 2021 productions! The Addams Family (Young @ Part) – APRIL 2021 – A musical featuring Years 9–13 students Naked Bunyip Dancing – JUNE/JULY 2021 – A play … Read more

Our 2021 production season at YPT is: The Addams Family (Young @ Part) – APRIL 2021 – A musical featuring Years 9–13 students Naked Bunyip Dancing – JUNE/JULY 2021 – A play featuring Years 6–9 students The Wizard of Oz (Young Performer’s Edition) – SEPT/OCT 2021 – A musical featuring Years 4–12 students Beware of the … Read more

Wow! Wow! Wow! Very excited to say that YPT received a huge 12 nominations over the only 2 shows we were able to produce this year at City of Newcastle Drama Association – CONDAs 2020 Awards. 2020 YPT CONDA NOMINEES! Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. – Shoba Alexander, Excellence in Lighting and Audio-Visual Design – … Read more

Children of Eden JR. is Covid Safe! 5 minute read // Published by Young Peoples Theatre, October 2020 IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THOSE ATTENDING CHILDREN OF EDEN JR. YPT’s production of Children of Eden JR., is playing at YPT on the 27 and 28 November. YPT is a Covid Safe Organisation and is strictly adhering to … Read more

EXTRA TICKETS AVAILABLE Exciting news! Due to the easing of Covid Restrictions in NSW, YPT has been given permission to increase audience capacity for our production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. From Friday 2 October, we will be able to sell 50% of our theatre, meaning a limited number tickets will be available for … Read more

Download your Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Colouring In! Click Here to Download Loved Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR? Or are you excited to see it in the theatre? Enjoy YPT’s Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Colouring In Sheet – great school holiday fun! Post your creations on Facebook and Instagram and don’t forget to to tag … Read more

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. is Covid Safe! 5 minute read // Published by Young Peoples Theatre, August 2020 IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THOSE ATTENDING CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG JR. YPT’s production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR., originally scheduled for April, is planned to go ahead these October School Holidays. YPT is a Covid Safe … Read more