Community & Outreach

Derby Theatre is the UK's leading professional producing and learning theatre. 

As part of DT@Home we're showcasing community projects, past and present, that Derby Theatre run or are involved with as part of its unique learning theatre model, with new films posted regularly. 

The Making of Blue Road - Youth Theatre

Watch the making of the 2017 Youth Theatre production of The Blue Road. Commissioned by Dundee Rep, Derby Theatre, Royal & Derngate and Theatre Royal Plymouth, The Blue Road was an inspiring project that saw this brand new play premiere in four venues across the UK, by the most exciting young actors. Performed in Derby by Derby Theatre Youth Theatre.

COMING SOON - Plus One Impact Film

The Plus One programme works with young people in care and care leavers to offer free arts and cultural opportunities. This film looks at the positive impact these experiences have on the young people's lives.


COMING SOON - The Jungle Book - This Is Derby

Firs Primary, Becket Primary and Bemrose Primary who worked alongside Derby Theatre, Artcore, Sinfonia Viva and Baby People to create their own version of The Jungle Book. This film documents the process.


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