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Summer Youth Project 2019 - 1984

29 July, 2019 - 10 August, 2019

Audition to take part in this year's NST Youth Summer Project, where we'll be taking on the classic George Orwell novel, 1984.

    Nuffield Southampton Theatres presents


    Summer Youth Project 2019 - 1984

    29th July to 10th August at NST City 

    By George Orwell

    Adapted by Matthew Dunster

    Directed by Liam Gifford

    NST's Summer Youth Project brings together young theatre makers and industry professionals to create a new production of 1984 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of George Orwell's timeless and still poignantly relevant, classic.



    Auditions for this show are open to anyone aged 13 to 21 who is interested. Level of experience is not a barrier to those who'd like to attend, so whether you've been a member of Youth Theatre for years or have never done drama before, we want to see you all. There are 6 audition dates:

    28th January at Regents Park Community College

    3rd February at NST City's Rehearsal Room

    6th February at Itchen College

    1st March at NST Campus' Cafe

    8th March at Toynbee School


    Register to Audition Here


    Audition extracts:

    At the audition, we'd like to see how well you take the rehearsal process, but also how well you perform by yourself.

    Please download both of the below documents. For the monologues, please choose and learn a section of your choice, as indicated in the document. For the duologues, please familiarise yourself with both sections, as indicated in the document.


    Download Audition Extract - Monologue

    Download Audition Extract - Duologue


    £220, with bursaries avaliable 

    Once you've sucessfully been cast in the production in March/April, we will release payment information.

    Got any questions? Please email [email protected] to get them answered.