Photos: Matt Smith and Ian McKellen among guests at NYT 60th anniversary gala
Other guests included Arlene Phillips, Daisy Lewis and Gina McKee
Sarah Crompton: Is the National Youth Theatre still seen as a middle-class preserve?
As the NYT approaches its 60th birthday, Sarah looks back on its alumni, some controversial moments in its history, and the need to offer initiatives that aren't about privilege or money
Matt Smith, Jessica Hynes and Hugh Bonneville to appear in the NYT gala
The 60th anniversary gala will feature alumni from the company's 60 year history
National Youth Theatre presents season of new writing at Finborough Theatre
Three world premieres will run at the west London venue throughout August
National Youth Theatre cancel controversial ISIS play
The play was due to address why school children might travel to Syria to join ISIS
National Youth Theatre unveils latest West End season
The company has also revealed plans for a production inspired by events at Bethnal Green Academy
National Youth Theatre holds Strictly Come Downton fundraiser
Guests including Hugh Bonneville and Arlene Phillips joined NYT at The Bloomsbury Hotel
National Youth Theatre extends West End season
By Editorial Staff
The second NYT rep season at the Ambassadors Theatre features Selfie, Macbeth and Private Peaceful
NYT Blog: Moving In
By Kate Kennedy
National Youth Theatre REP member Kate Kennedy explains the process of getting in to the theatre
An introduction to the cast of NYT's Selfie
We meet the cast of Selfie, one of three plays running in rep as part of the National Youth Theatre season at the Ambassadors