Youth Associates

Join us for a smorgasbord of skills workshops, masterclasses with leading theatre artists, and meet other like-minded young people. 

Youth Associates aged 16+ join Auckland Theatre Company for a year of 'open day' workshops and free tickets to all productions. You’ll be greeted, welcomed, and fed (creatively… and lunch is provided).

To join the Youth Associates contact Youth Associates Program Director Matthew Kereama on [email protected]

Rangatahi aged 16+ from Tāmaki Makaurau who love theatre can join Auckland Theatre Company as 2024 Youth Associates to: 

  • Attend Saturday workshop days at Auckland Theatre Company
  • Meet an incredible group of creative young people
  • See Auckland Theatre Company plays 

2024 Open day workshops

  1. 10am-1pm Sat 10 Feb
  2. 10am-1pm Sat 9 Mar
  3. 10am-1pm Sat 20 Apr
  4. 10am-1pm Sat 22 Jun
  5. 10am-1pm Sat 3 Aug
  6. 10am-1pm Sat 14 Sep
  7. 10am-1pm Sat 12 Oct
  8. 10am-1pm Sat 23 Nov


To join the Youth Associates, check out our Open Youth Auditions. To find out more, email [email protected].

“Auditioning...may seem like a giant leap, but it will be one of the most rewarding decisions you can make as a young artist in Aotearoa.”
Ayush Singh, 2022 Youth Company member