A Younger Theatre wouldn’t be possible if it wasn’t for the following team members who work on a part time basis to deliver the core work we do.
Sam is Editor of A Younger Theatre, as well as Reviews Co-ordinator and Administrator. He hails from Hull, 2017's City of Culture (WOO!) and is currently learning Japanese, which is SO easy...
Jake is the Founder and Artistic Director of A Younger Theatre, having established the company in 2009. Outside of AYT Jake producers theatre within London and across the UK.
Josephine graduated from The University of Bristol with a BA(Hons) in Drama in 2016. Currently based in London, she contributes to Exeunt Magazine as a Theatre Critic and to AYT as part of the Features team. You can spot her in any audience by her colourful glasses chains and energetic biro.
Merel van ‘t Hooft is a Dutch emerging theatre maker currently based in Dublin. She studied an MA Collaborative Theatre Making in association with Frantic Assembly in the UK, and loves musical and physical theatre. Apart from doing thespian stuff, she works as a copywriter and translator, and spends the rest of her time reading, playing guitar or cuddling her cat.
Samiha is a sub-editor for A Younger Theatre and has just completed an MA in Contemporary Writing at Queen Mary. She loves musicals, particularly Funny Girl and has a particular fondness for pop culture adaptations of Shakespeare.