Patrick Young is the Executive Director and founder of Theatre for a Change (TfaC), which was established in 2003. Before that he established Streets Alive Theatre Company, having studied for an MA in Theatre for Development at King Alfred's College Winchester. Patrick was originally a drama teacher in comprehensive schools in the east end of London.
Theatre for a Change enables the most marginalised girls and women to have a voice in their personal relationships and in society as a whole. It has offices in Ghana and Malawi, and works in partnership with other organisations who use its methodology to achieve their objectives.