Get Involved Schools and colleges NT Connections Connections is the National Theatre’s nationwide youth theatre festival. Schedule Book Now Access Each year the National Theatre commissions ten new plays for young people to perform, bringing together some of the UK's most exciting writers with the theatre-makers of tomorrow. The following North East based youth theatres will be performing here at Northern Stage: Date Company Play Tue 7 May Cramlington Youth Dramatic Society Chaos by Laura Lomas Tue 7 May Gateshead College Variations by Katie Hims Wed 8 May Barbara Priestman Academy Theatre Company Flesh by Rob Drummond Wed 8 May The Customs House Youth Theatre at Jarrow School Chaos by Laura Lomas Thu 9 May Queen's Hall Youth Theatre Salt by Dawn King Thu 9 May Gateshead College Variations by Katie Hims Fri 10 May Royalty Theatre Youth Academy Flesh by Rob Drummond Fri 10 May Bedlington Academy Performance Group Stuff by Tom Wells Sat 11 May Curious Connections terra/earth by Neil Leyshon & choreography by Anthony Missen Sat 11 May Alnwick Playhouse Youth Theatre Stuff by Tom Wells Connections is supported by The Mohn Westlake Foundation, The Buffini Chao Foundation, Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation, Delta Air Lines, Jacqueline and Richard Worswick, Mactaggart Third Fund, The EBM Charitable Trust, Samantha and Richard Campbell-Breeden, The Garvey Family Trust, Susan Miller and Byron Grote, Anthony P. Skyrme, The Derrill Allatt Foundation, Hays Travel Foundation, Faithorn Farrell Timms and supporters of the Connections Appeal Book now Access Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available within Stage 3. To discuss any access needs, please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.