Merry Christmas From ATYP

Fire up those Summer songs about snow and sleigh bells… and bring on the fat man in the velour suit, it’s Christmas! The ATYP team are as happy as a dog with two tails, we’ve started wrapping up 2017 and are almost ready to pop it in the attic alongside…

What’s Happening This November

Ah November. That strange month where you can start to make out the festive season shimmering enticingly in the distance. Then you look down at the road ahead and realise there’s just a whole lotta stuff between here and there so get your head down and get busy! Of course…

2018 Season Brochure Incoming

Hold onto your hat, calm your farm,  relax and act natural…ATYP is  about to drop the 2018 Season brochure … and it’s only October! In the world of youth theatre this is like successfully launching our own satellite. Sure, other countries have launched before us, but we get a warm…

Spring Has Sprung

Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’—Robin Williams Hello! Spring has sprung and it’s all happening at The Wharf! September is another jam packed month for ATYP and we can’t wait to see you. First, an update! ATYP recently conducted some extensive research with all our participants (thanks to…

Ohayo Gozaimasu!

It’s nice to be home. I’ve just got back from the Okinawa International Children’s Festival where I was devising a show with a team of Japanese artists. While I was there I got to participate in industry discussions including as a panelist on an International symposium about the ‘relationship and…

Our Mini Winter Festival

Before we rugged up and headed into the winter school holidays, there was a mini theatre festival at ATYP! Over one weekend our theatre was lit up by 18 short plays created and performed by our weekly workshop ensembles. Each week young participants aged K – 12 spend time with…