Open to young people aged from 13 to 22 years, this incredibly exciting project will be fun, hard work and, ultimately, a life-changing experience. Use your talents, meet new friends, create lifelong memories and immerse yourself in this creative process for 5 weeks, learning from the best – professional actors, directors, designers and technicians.
We are looking for young people who have interests in the following areas:
Performing: Acting, music, singing, dancing
Backstage: Stage management, technical theatre, set building, design, costume making, wardrobe, hair and makeup
The dates of the Summer School are Mon 5 Aug to Sat 7 Sep
This year we are delighted to have received full funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund to cover all participation fees.
Auditions / Interviews
Sat 11 May, 1pm – 7pm: This will be run as a group workshop; the performers will be asked to work on some of the text, while the production team applicants will be interviewed about their interests.
The Rehearsal period
Mon 5 to Sat 17 Aug, Mondays – Saturdays 10am – 6pm.
The Production week
Mon 19 to Fri 23 Aug with most days ending at 10pm.
Fri 23 Aug 7.30pm
Sat 24 Aug 3pm & 7.30pm
Tue 27 Aug 7.30pm
Wed 28 Aug 2pm & 7.30pm
Thu 29 Aug 7.30pm
Fri 30 Aug 7.30pm
Sat 31 Aug 3pm & 7.30pm
Tue 3 Sep 7.30pm
Wed 4 Sep (2pm TBC) & 7.30pm
Thu 5 Sep 7.30pm
Fri 6 Sep 7.30pm
Sat 7 Sep 3pm & 7.30pm
If you have any questions about the auditions or the summer school, please contact Natalie (01284 829944)
We will expect commitment for the entire period from Mon 5 Aug to Sat 7 Sep.
Applications will be accepted up until Tue 7 May.