Victorian Youth Theatre

The Victorian Youth Theatre (VYT) is a vibrant drama course for young people aged 8-18, providing an exciting mix of tuition and on stage performance.  Locations across metro Melbourne.  

NEXT INTAKE WILL BE IN JUNE/JULY - AUDITION BOOKINGS OPEN IN MAY.  To enquire submit your detals below or call 8199 8344.

VYT: Fees & FAQs


Fees are calculated on an annual basis and vary depending on the programme chosen and the length of rehearsals. Annual fees for VYT begin at $1,310*.  If you join at the mid year point fees are pro-rated to 55% (there are more weeks in Semester Two).  All fees include weekly rehearsals, workshops and performance costumes.  For payment plan options view our FAQs.  * (Junior level, 2019 fees, subject to change)

Term Information

Classes commence late February, then follow the government school terms.  Students can also join in July.  Classes finish around the first week of December.  Performances are held in June and late November/early December.

Performance Information

Training Level groups perform at one performance during each season.  Performing Level groups perform on at least two occasions each season, Advanced Performing groups may perform in multiple shows.  Performances are ticketed and prices range from $31.50-$33.50 (+ booking fees, subject to change).

Uniform & Costumes

All VYT performers wear the VYT T-Shirt to rehearsals, along with black track pants and sneakers. All students may opt to purchase a VYT hoodie which will become compulsory at Performing level. For performances, students will be required to supply black trousers/slacks and/or black polishable shoes, this will be advised closer to the performance date.


Costumes are provided by the VYT for all performances.  Students may be required to supply basic items (black pants, blue jeans, etc.) depending on repertoire, and will be expected to supply all appropriate underwear and hosiery.


Find out more about our other singing, dancing and acting classes in Melbourne through the Young Australian Broadway Chorus (8-18 year olds) or Beginners OnStage (4-7 year olds).

More FAQs

If you have more questions please visit our comprehensive FAQs or call us today on 8199 8344.

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