“Six months of drama classes at YATI has done more than three years of therapy, now my son has recovered from serious PTSD and depression… I don’t know how to thank you”
Drama can be a transformative tool for children and young people. With your help, we can offer support for the most disadvantaged children and young people (e.g. in social care, with severe financial hardship, in temporary housing/homeless families) in our area.
89% of young people surveyed said that YATI had positively changed their lives
YATI offers free transformative drama classes to the most disadvantaged children
Nearly 30% of YATI families are in financial hardship
Classes build crucial life and employability skills such as communication, self-confidence, team-working and ambition
200 YATI students gain paid employment in the performing arts industry each year
Oscar nominee for lead actor 2018, Daniel Kaluuya speaks of his time at Young Actors Theatre 15 years ago.