Soho Young Company

Soho Young Company

If you’re aged 11 to 26, and want to develop your comedy, theatre or writing skills to a higher level, then SYC Comedy Lab, SYC Theatremakers or SYC Writers’ Lab is where you should be.

Launched in 2011, Soho Young Company gives you the opportunity to meet new people, have a laugh and test yourself. Take part in a range of courses led by theatre professionals, writers and comedians, creating a piece of work or performance for the stage.

Whether you want to write, do stand-up or try something new, you can find out more by checking out the links below.

For more information please get in touch here.

Soho Young Company is supported by:
John Lyon’s Charity
The Andor Charitable Trust
The St James’s Piccadilly Charity
The Teale Charitable Trust
Hedley and Fiona Goldberg
London Borough of Waltham Forest
The Goldsmiths’ Company Charity
The Kobler Trust


11-16 year olds

£75 (bursaries available)

Want to know more about what it takes to work in the creative industry, devising and performing your own material? Apply Now Deadline Fri 22 May, ...

Comedy Lab

Saturdays (weekly)

16-26 year olds

£75-£100 (bursaries available)

Just starting your comedy career? Considering stepping out into the spotlight for the first time? If you’re 16-26 years old, our Comedy Lab give...

Writers’ Lab

Tuesdays, 6.30-9.30pm (monthly)

16-26 year olds

£100 (bursaries available)

If you’re 16-26 years old, our Writers’ Lab gives you the opportunity to...