Performance Opportunity for Young Musicians

Published: Wed 14 Dec 2016

Are you a young musician looking for an opportunity to perform in a professional venue? We're looking for young talented musicians to perform in the intervals of the NT Connections Festival 2017.

What is NT Connections?
NT Connections is a national festival of new writing and young theatre making. The concept is simple - exciting new plays, commissioned by the National Theatre and performed by youth theatre groups across the UK, with professional support from the NT and its Partner Theatres.

When is the festival?
Monday 24 – Friday 28 April 2017.

What are we looking for?
We know that there are many talented young musicians out there and want to give you the opportunity to share your talent! We are looking for acoustic acts from performers aged 13 - 19 to perform during the intervals of the festival. The length of performance slots are to be confirmed.

How do I apply?
If you or someone you know is interested in applying then please email with NT Connections Music as the subject heading. Please include the following in your email:

•    Name of act and age(s)
•    Your contact details
•    A track, sample or short video of your music/performance. This may be an online link, or a CD/DVD which can be posted to artsdepot, addressed to ‘Participation’
•    Your evening availability Mon 24 - Fri 28 Apr 2017.

The deadline for applications: Monday 3 April, 5pm

Please note there is no fee for performers, although in some instances we can cover travel expenses. If you have any further questions please email