Chance to be part of big Scarborough YMCA musical - how to take part

YMCA Productions are holding open auditions for anyone aged 11 and over for the spring production of Disney’s High School Musical.

Monday, 6th January 2020, 3:44 pm
The company presented Jack and the Beanstalk at the YMCA Theatre at Christmas

Disney Channel’s movie musical comes to life on the YMCA Theatre as Troy, Gabriella, and the students of East High deal with issues of first love, friends, and family while balancing their classes and extra curricular activities.

YMCA productions are looking for a large cast to bring the show to life.

“We’re so excited to be staging High School Musical. We’re really excited to meet lots of Scarborough’s young performers – whether or not they’ve taken part in a YMCA Production before – to help us bring this brilliant show to life”, said productions director James Aconley.

“We need singers, dancers and actors from the age of 11 upwards to take on the roles and a team of dancers too.”

James will be joined by choreographer Jenny Hollingsworth and musical director Corey Gerrard.

The Easter production from YMCA Productions is a highlight of the theatre’s calendar.

The creative team will be looking to attract a strong and talented cast of community performers for yet another ambitious, high-energy presentation, which will once again delight and surprise audiences and maintain the art centre’s reputation for producing, exceptional, in-house’ musical-theatre.

Auditions will take place at the YMCA Theatre as follows:

Monday January 13 at 6.30pm – workshops for anyone that wants to get involved in the show, take this time to learn more about being involved in the show.

Tuesday January 14 at 6:30pm – principal Auditions for anyone wanting to audition for a lead role.

Wednesday January 15 at 6:30pm – callbacks for those that have auditioned for the principal roles.

Audition packs: uk/ymcaproductions