20 – 24 March 2018
Connections is the National Theatre’s annual festival of new plays for young people, developed by leading playwrights. The programme offers young people in schools or youth theatres the opportunity to experience a professional theatre-making process.
Chichester Festival Theatre is a Partner Theatre for the annual festival, with performances from ten companies as part of the nationwide Connections Festival.
Cavendish School The Free9 by In-Sook Chappell
Chichester Festival Youth Theatre These Bridges by Phoebe Éclair Powell
Felpham Community College When They Go Low by Natalie Mitchell
Hove Park School When They Go Low by Natalie Mitchell
Kings Youth Theatre The Blue Electric Wind by Brad Birch
Millais Productions The Changing Room by Chris Bush
SRWA Theatre Company The Free9 by In-Sook Chappell
Starlight Theatre Company These Bridges by Phoebe Éclair Powell
Wildern School Want by Barney Norris
Worthing College [BLANK] by Alice Birch
Each company will perform on one night during the festival week. The performance date for companies will be announced in December 2017.