The world's largest youth drama festival

Abbey Theatre

St Albans

Aberdeen Arts Centre

Aberdeen

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Aberystwyth

Artrix Arts Centre

Bromsgrove

ArtsDepot

London

Belgrade Theatre

Coventry

Blackburn Empire Theatre

Blackburn

Blackwood Miners Institute

Blackwood

Burnley Mechanics

Burnley

Camberley Theatre

Camberley

CAST

Doncaster

Corn Exchange

Newbury

Cornerstone Arts Centre

Didcot

Crewe Lyceum Theatre

Crewe

Curve Theatre

Leicester

DanceEast

Ipswich

Eden Court

Inverness

Exeter Phoenix

Exeter

Falkirk Town Hall

Falkirk

Floral Pavilion Theatre

Wirral

G Live

Guilford

Gala Theatre

Durham

Galeri

Caernarfon

Greenwich Theatre

Greenwich

Grimsby Auditorium

Grimsby

Gulbenkian

Canterbury

Gulbenkian Centre

Hull

Gwyn Hall

Neath

Harlow Playhouse

Harlow

Harrow Arts Centre

London

Hertford Theatre

Hertford

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

York

Key Theatre

Peterborough

Knowsley Leisure and Culture Park

Merseyside

Le Beau Sejour

Guernsey

Lincoln Drill Hall

Lincoln

mac Birmingham

Birmingham

Mansfield Palace Theatre

Mansfield

Marina Theatre

Lowestoft

Medina Theatre

Isle of Wight

Merlin Theatre

Haverfordwest

Merlin Theatre

Frome

Middlesbrough Theatre

Middlesbrough

Northern Stage

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Norwich Playhouse

Norwich

Obie Theatre at BRIT

Croydon

Palace Theatre

Southend-on-Sea

Palace Theatre

Redditch

Peter Hall Performing Arts Centre

Preston Guild Hall and Charter Theatre

Preston

Princess Theatre

Torquay

RADA Studio Theatre

Bloomsbury

Regal Theatre

Redruth

Sony Theatre

Bridgend

South Hill Park Arts Centre

Bracknell

Stage@Leeds

Leeds

Stantonbury Theatre

Milton Keynes

Stratford Circus

Stratford, London

Taliesin Arts Centre

Swansea

The Albany

Deptford

The Apex

Bury St. Edmunds

The Beck Theatre

Hayes

The Brewhouse

Taunton

The Broadway

Barking

The Brunton Theatre

Musselburgh

The Capitol

Horsham

The Capstone Theatre

Liverpool

The Churchill Theatre

Bromley

The Civic

Chelmsford

The Coliseum Theatre

Aberdare

The Core at Corby Cube

Corby

The Corn Exchange

Kings Lynn

The Courtyard

Hereford

The Deco Theatre

Northampton

the egg

Bath

The Exchange

Twickenham

The Grove Theatre

Dunstable

The Haymarket

Basingstoke

The Kenton Theatre

Henley

The Lawrence Batley Theatre

Huddersfield

The Leatherhead Theatre

Leatherhead

The Lichfield Garrick Theatre

Lichfield

The Lighthouse Theatre

Poole

The Lights Theatre

Andover

The MAC

Belfast

The Merlin Theatre

Sheffield

The Met, Bury

Bury

The Metropole

Abertillery

The Mick Jagger Centre

Dartford

The Mill Arts Centre

Banbury

The New Theatre Royal

Portsmouth

The Nuffield Theatre, Southampton

Southampton

The Old Market

Brighton

The Old Rep Theatre

Birmingham

The Old Town Hall at the Wycombe Swan

High Wycombe

The Pleasance

London

The Regent Centre

Christchurch

The Riverfront

Newport

The Rose Theatre

Kingston

The Roses Theatre

Tewkesbury

The Studio, Alhambra Theatre

Bradford

The Theatre at Headington

Headington

The Tivoli Theatre

Aberdeen

The Woodville

Gravesend

Theatr Mwldan

Cardigan

Theatre by The Lake

Keswick

Theatre Royal Glasgow

Glasgow

Theatre Royal Margate

Margate

Theatre Royal Wakefield

Wakefield

Theatre Royal Winchester

Winchester

Theatre Severn

Shrewsbury

Tobacco Factory Theatres

Bristol

Torch Theatre

Milford Haven

Trinity Theatre

Tunbridge Wells

Watermans Arts Centre

Brentford

Watersmeet

Rickmansworth

Weymouth Pavilion

Weymouth

Wyvern Theatre

Swindon

YMCA Theatre

Scarborough

Z-arts

Manchester
96%
of teachers said that their students were resilient as a result of the Festival

With us, young people change their attitude to learning; we instill curiosity, empathy and pride.

About our impact
95%
of teachers reported that their students were better able to empathise with each other

With us, young people change their attitude to learning; we instill curiosity, empathy and pride.

About our impact
99%
of teachers said that their students increased in confidence

Every year we help thousands of young people from across the UK become better at teamwork, more confident and more ambitious.

About our impact
97%
of teachers agreed that their students were better at working together as a team

Every year we help thousands of young people from across the UK become better at teamwork, more confident and more ambitious.

About our impact
94%
of students are more likely to seek out new opportunities

With us, young people change their attitude to learning; we instill curiosity, empathy and pride.

About our impact
More than
250,000
young people have taken part in the Festival

At our core is our Festival - the world’s largest youth drama festival.

About our impact

SSF is a cultural education charity that exists to instil curiosity and empathy, aspiration and self-esteem, literacy and teamwork - giving young people the confidence to see that all the world is their stage.

Learn more about us