Mayflower Young Company is back for the Autumn Term and we can't wait to open at full capactiy. It's an exciting opportunity for adults aged 19-25 years, that aims to nurture and empower aspiring actors and theatre-makers. A chance to develop your voice and theatre practice, as you become part of the creative landscape of Southampton's young theatre artists.

All sessions will take place at MAST Mayflower Studios on a Friday night from 7.30pm - 9.15pm.

Mayflower Young Company gives local adults the chance to:

  • Learn and develop acting and theatre-making skills and techniques.
  • Create and experiment in a safe and supportive environment.
  • Become part of a network of young artists in Southampton.

Fee includes:

  • 10 weekly sessions with experienced theatre practitioners.
  • Youth Membership at MAST Studios and Mayflower Theatre.
  • Industry professional masterclasses.
  • Performance opportunities.
  • Opportunities to see live theatre at either MAST Studios or Mayflower Theatre.

Participants are welcome to try a session before committing to the group with a free taster session. Please ring the box office to book your taster: 02380 711833

Running Time

7.30pm - 9.15pm

Age Advice:

For ages 19-25

Standard Pricing

The fee for the term is £120 (bursaries are available - see below). Term fees must be paid in full by the first week of term or it can be paid in two £60 instalments at the start of each half term. Each session is £12. Participants pay from whenever they join in the term and the fee is reduced to reflect this



Sibling Discount: £105
Bursary: £60
Staff discount: £60

There are limited number of bursaries available each term. These must be applied for on a termly basis and are not guaranteed for the whole year. These can be awarded on a financial or talent basis.

Applicants applying for a bursary (which is half the standard fee) should complete their application before term starting accompanied by the first instalment of £60. You will be notified by the beginning of term whether your application has been successful.

Please book your bursary place directly through the Box Office on 02380 711811 and fill out the bursary form here.

Click here for further information on concessions, discounts & groups.


Term Dates

Mayflower Young Company Autumn 2021 
24 September - 3 December
24 September
1 October
8 October
15 October
22 October
5 November
12 November
19 November
26 November
3 December

Location: MAST Mayflower Studios