Call for Auditions 2020

It’s that time of year where we welcome applications from anyone aged between 16 – 23 years who is interested in theatre and would like join LYT. Here’s how it works, you need to fill in an application form and then take part in an audition. The form must be returned to Limerick Youth Theatre (LYT) before the auditions. You can either post your completed application form to 73 O’Connell Street Limerick or email to

Auditions are due to take place on Saturday 3 October 2020. Details about audition arrangements will be confirmed at the end of September to ensure LYT is complying with government guidelines around social distancing and other safety measures. 

General guidance about auditions

During the audition you will take part in small group games – you don’t have to prepare anything to recite for us so don’t be nervous! There are 20 positions available on the course, which will begin in October. To be eligible for membership you must be between 16 and 23 years old and be able to attend workshops and activities on Saturdays. Membership costs €200 per year. Scholarship places are available for those in difficult financial circumstances. For further information, please contact LYT on 061 311100 or

Join us

Please send your completed application to: LYT, 73 O’Connell Street, Limerick


What is LYT?

Limerick Youth Theatre (LYT) is a company of young performers, dancers, writers, designers, directors, producers and film-makers, located in the city of Limerick. LYT holds weekly workshops with artists and directors from October to June, and presents a full-length production in August after 5 weeks intensive rehearsals. Besides the summer production, LYT produces films, radio, plays, participates in festivals, collaborates with artistic groups across Limerick, and places volunteers where possible.