Youth Music Theatre UK, the leading national company for training young people aged between 11 and 21 years old in Musical Theatre are offering a range of Internships and Opportunities throughout the year.

They have a rolling application process, and can offer 1 to 6 month placements for anyone interested in getting involved.

Every year, YMT commission and produce up to 15 new musicals, which are rehearsed and produced during our residential courses in July and August.

YMT’s head office, based in South West London, offers experiences in a variety of fields including production management, administration, fundraising, marketing, sales, finance and chaperoning.

2011 productions will include shows at the Aberdeen International Festival, the Rose Theatre Kingston, Greenwich Theatre, Barbican Theatre Plymouth and South Hill Park Bracknell. Along with our performing courses, we also offer courses in Backstage work, Musicians and Young Writers.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved with a vibrant, fast moving charity, who produces work of the highest quality. It will also give you a chance to work with leading practitioners from London’s West End.

All Interns will be given a free CRB check, join the YMT gang on regular show outings and be welcomed as a part of our busy team.

Current opportunities include :

* Production Management / Administration
* Fundraising / Hardship Fund co-ordination
* Wardrobe assistants / makers
* Sales and Marketing

To apply, please e-mail paulgriffiths@ymtuk.org with your CV, and letter of introduction plus a headshot. Interviews will be arranged in London to discuss your interests.