Summer Stage Young Acting Company
Debut a role in a brand-new play at theREP! In conjunction with the Young Playwright’s Contest winners, students of the Young Acting Company dive into character development to produce new works at theREP. During the rehearsals students get hands on training in stage movement, speech and acting for the stage from professionals in the field. All company members are guaranteed at least 2 speaking roles within the plays.
Program dates: July 10 – 28 | Monday-Friday
Hours: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Performances: 4 p.m. Friday, July 28, 11 a.m. Saturday, July 29 & 6 p.m. Sunday July 30
Location: The Lauren and Harold Iselin Performing Arts Studio at theREP
Tuition: $800 (Tuition assistance is available)
10 to 15 young actors/actresses to form the company who will perform the winning plays from theREP’s 2022 Young Playwright Contest.
Students of all backgrounds are encouraged to register. All roles are open.
What do prepare:
1. A short, 1-minute, fully memorized monologue of your choosing (remember to have fun with the character you are portraying while you are filming your audition.
2. If you play a musical instrument (not required) please include a 30second clip playing a song of your choosing.
3. If you sing (not required) please include a 16-32 bar section of a song of your choosing.
Tips for recording: Make sure the space you are performing in is neat and focus is on you; make sure you have a light shining on your face; make sure you speak loudly and clearly; and make sure you have fun!
Information coming soon!