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 play about a generation of unlikely heroes that celebrates coming of age online in a chaotic world.
£9.99£7.99By Stacey Gregg
A touching and provocative story of first love though the eyes of a gender-curious teen, inspired by recent UK cases of 'gender fraud'.
£9.99£7.99By James Fritz
A funny, moving and candid look at young people's relationships to older people, confronting the frightening prospect of ageing in a country undergoing crises of housing and care.
£9.99£7.99Adapted by Mike Poulton
The greatest story ever told, in a version by Mike Poulton, premiered at York Minster in May 2016.
£9.99£7.99There is limited availability of this title. Please enquire before placing your order.EPUB £9.99£7.99By Josh Azouz
An epic romcom telling the story of an unlikely romance between the Queen of England and a boy from the wrong side of the tracks. Premiered by the National Youth Theatre.
£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 play about a teenage girl's solo journey to the North Pole with her father's ashes.
£9.99£7.99By Rufus Norris
The classic tale of Sleeping Beauty's curse – as seen through the eyes of the fairy who curses her.
A chilling adaptation of Joan Lindsay's classic novel about the disappearance of three Australian schoolgirls in the summer of 1900.
£9.99£7.99By Mike Lew
A darkly comic, smashed-up retelling of Richard III, Shakespeare's classic tale about the lust for power.
On Now & Coming SoonAmanda WhittingtonTatty Hennessy
17 - 20 Aug 22
Leith Arches Venue, EdinburghJessica Swale
3 - 8 Oct 22
Altrincham Garrick PlayhouseAlexi Kaye Campbell
27 Oct - 5 Nov 22
The Miller Centre Theatre Company, Surrey