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Lewisham Youth Theatre Ltd

What it does
    Provide workshops both in performing and technical skills leading to full public productions. The youth theatre and workshops are free to those that take part. From our base at the Broadway Theatre we provide a thriving centre available to young people of all ages within LB Lewisham to participate without exclusion due to economic or social background.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Throughout London
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 297075
  • First registered on 28/06/1991
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/08/2018 £214,016 £203,602 £10,414 04/12/2018
31/08/2017 £257,026 £272,818 -£15,792 21/11/2017
31/03/2016 £200,741 £218,775 -£18,034 25/11/2016
31/03/2015 £203,517 £168,036 £35,481 04/12/2015
31/03/2014 £181,348 £172,671 £8,677 06/11/2014
31/03/2013 £156,883 £148,849 £8,034 28/10/2013
31/03/2012 £131,423 £99,919 £31,504 03/10/2012
31/03/2011 £94,166 £90,101 £4,065 18/10/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £369,000

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£90,000
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority To help children and young people fulfil their potential, particularly those at risk of getting caught up in crime.
£90,000
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority Lewisham Youth Theatre (LYT) - Targeted Outreach & Support Project To provide vulnerable young people with the opportunity to engage in drama activities in community settings including individualised mentoring to support engagement and progression. Teaming targeted recruitment with one-to-one support for disadvantaged young people.
£90,000
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority To help children and young people fulfil their potential, particularly those at risk of getting caught up in crime.
£30,000
31/08/2017
Garfield Weston Foundation Backstage Pathways Programme: supporting young people to reach their potential through behind-the-scenes training
£69,000
31/05/2016
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' running costs of the 'Free Youth Theatre Programme', providing youth theatre activities for disadvantaged young people in the London Borough of Lewisham
Governance
Trustees (8)
Main office

Town Hall Chambers, First Floor
Rushey Green
LONDON
SE6 4RU

Objectives

TO PROMOTE, MAINTAIN, IMPROVE AND ADVANCE EDUCATION AND ENCOURAGE THE APPRECIATION OF THE ARTS IN ALL THEIR ASPECTS BY MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC BY THE PRESENTATION OF EDUCATIONAL PLAYS AND THE ENCOURAGEMENT OF DRAMA, MIME, DANCE, SONG, MUSIC, LITERATURE AND POETRY AND TO FORMULATE AND ESTABLISH SCHEMES THEREOF.