Plays for Young People (12-18 years)
This section lists plays that are especially suited to young people aged 12 and above, for reading, study or performance. Please note that some of the plays included here contain adult language and/or tackle challenging issues. We're always happy to advise on the suitability of any of our plays: send us an email at email@example.com, or call us on 020 8749 4953.
See also Plays for children (under 12 years)
A sometimes comic, sometimes heartbreaking journey into the world of autism, mixing narrative, song, dance and direct address to explore this contentious and often misunderstood subject matter.
A play about everyday feminism, consent and the changing face of teenage sexuality in an online world. Written for the National Theatre Connections Festival.
£9.99£7.99By David Morton
A powerfully dramatic play about Charles Darwin's voyage on board HMS Beagle - an adventure that changed not only his own life, but also the history of the entire world.
A thrilling, funny and spectacular adaptation of Joan Aiken's classic children's novel, perfectly suited to performance by theatre companies and drama groups of any size.
£10.99£8.79By Ross Willis
A play about the power of finding your own voice, revolving around a twelve-year-old boy with a stammer.
A ferocious, wild and utterly exhilarating adaptation of Emily Brontë's indelible masterpiece.
£9.99£7.99By Anna Jordan
Anna Jordan's Bruntwood Prize-winning play, Yen explores a childhood lived without boundaries and the consequences of being forced to grow up on your own.
On Now & Coming SoonCharles Dickens, adapted by Alastair Cording
23 Jun - 2 Jul 22
The Miller Centre Theatre Company, Surrey