Dare. Dream. Do.

We believe in the power, flair and energy of young people and co-create unmissable opportunities. 

Want to meet new people? Discover and develop your creativity? 

We run a programme of dynamic projects co-created with young people, for young people. 


We run a selection of dynamic programmes co-created with young people, for young people.

To find out about the range of programmes within Young Company please click here

If you would like to meet up to discuss co-creating please contact Louie Ingham, Associate Director - [email protected] 


Young Company is for young people aged 16 - 21 who want to work creatively and collectively to learn and grow together. Our Young Company come from a range of places and backgrounds to take part in new, inclusive and accessible projects with professional artists. 

We are proudly open access – no audition and no previous experience necessary. If you need one-to-one support please bring someone with you, and get in touch with us to tell us how best we can support your creative adventure. All three stages and our rehearsal and meeting spaces are wheelchair accessible.


12 sessions at £5 each (£60 per term)

The Collective
Number of sessions TBC at £5 each

Film Makers 

6 sessions at £5 each (£30 per term)

We don't want cost to be a barrier and can discuss a payment plan or bursary place for applicants with a household income below £14,500 for single families, or £16,200 for families with two resident parent/guardians.

How to apply 

We will be holding taster sessions in the Autumn and Spring. To apply please fill out an online application form. 

Over 18 Application Form

Under 18 Application Form

Alternatively, you can record a short video answering the questions in the form and email to [email protected]

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 Follow Young Company on Instagram @nsyoungcompany 

Where Do We Stand? 

In Apr 2018 Young Company staged Where Do We Stand, a city spectacle illuminating untold stories and unheard voices on what it is to live, work and dream in Newcastle in 2018.

Take a look at the production photos for a taste of the show: 

Young Company Where Do We Stand production shots