NT Connections 2019

See events

Bringing together some of the UK's most exciting writers with the theatre-makers of tomorrow

Each year the National Theatre commissions ten new plays for young people to perform. 300 youth theatre companies and over 6,000 young people from every corner of the UK are producing a Connections play this year. Ten companies will come to the National Theatre with their productions of plays by Luke Barnes, Rob Drummond, Katie Hims, Dawn King, Benjamin Kuffour, Ndell Leyshon,  Lajaune Lincoln & Ben Baily Smith, Laura Lomas, Katherine Soper and Tom Wells.

Events by day

No events in this festival with the category 2-5 years

@bushtheatre

UK theatres are reopening NEXT WEEK - and we're so excited to be publishing @bushtheatre's comeback show, Harm by N… https://t.co/9rvp3D1KzS
Nick Hern Books
@NickHernBooks
10 May
@NickHernBooks Can't wait to come visit @bushtheatre 👋
National Theatre
@NationalTheatre
10 May
UK theatres are reopening NEXT WEEK - and we're so excited to be publishing @bushtheatre's comeback show, Harm by N… https://t.co/9rvp3D1KzS
Nick Hern Books
@NickHernBooks
10 May
About to start tech for Harm - a real live theatre show - and feeling a bit giddy. Come down @bushtheatre from next… https://t.co/gznjBjMnCO
Atri Banerjee
@atri_rohan
10 May
I love @bushtheatre and this looks great. Casting by @AnneliePowell #HarmthePlay https://t.co/JxQXpn3wQy
James Williams Agent
@jameswillsagent
08 May
This week’s #InspirationFriday celebrates creative captioning design! Check out this amazing image of Nina Dunn’s… https://t.co/uCyBafiuLx
Icarus Theatre
@icarustheatre
07 May

Bush Green

Conversations, dispatches and ideas from the Bush Theatre.

Go to BushGreen
Daniel Bailey: Reflections on the last year at the Bush

On Monday 16th March 2020, like most venues across the city, we closed our doors in the wake of the Covid-19 Pandemic. It was a difficult time for us and we weren’t sure how things were going to pan out, but looking back I’m proud that the Bush team found ways to keep connected with…

Zoe Paskett: five seminal plays about queer women, by queer women

For LGBTQ+ History Month we reached out to arts journalist and editor Zoe Paskett to share her five seminal plays about queer women, written by queer women. Zoe is a freelance writer who previously worked for Evening Standard, where she covered some of the most exciting cultural activities in London – from theatre, comedy, and…

Our doors are closed for now, but our work continues

Due to the latest government COVID-19 restrictions, the Bush Theatre building is now temporarily closed to the public.   Thank you to everyone who has been able to visit and support us since we reopened. It was a joy to be able to welcome you back into our spaces.  We are determined to find ways…