Information About Extra Curricular Shows for Ages 8-12

Actors ages 8 to 12 who are enrolled in any 22 week class at Manitoba Theatre for Young People are invited to audition for the Extra-Curricular play or the Extra-Curricular Musical.

Please see descriptions below for details about who may audition for these shows:

For any students age 8-12 enrolled in one or more of the following courses:

  • Acting for Ages 8 & 9
  • Acting for Ages 10-12
  • Showtime!
  • Intro to Improv
  • Moviemakers

To be performed in Richardson Hall March 27, 28, & 29, 2020

Auditions in November (dates to be announced). Wednesday night rehearsals begin in December.

It is free to audition for this program.

If you are selected to be in the cast, you will be asked to pay a fee of $175 to go toward production and staff costs.

For any students age 9-12 enrolled in one or more of the following courses:

  • Musical Theatre for 9-12’s Level 1
  • Musical Theatre for 10-12’s Level 2

To be performed in Richardson Hall March 27, 28, & 29, 2020

Auditions in November (dates to be announced). Tuesday night rehearsals begin in December.

It is free to audition for this program.

If you are selected to be in the cast, you will be asked to pay a fee of $175 to go toward production and staff costs.

For information about how to audition, email theatreschool@mtyp.ca or call 204.947.0394 ext 230 and ask for the Audition brochure.

Information About Teen Performance Companies

Teen looking for a challenging pre-professional training and performance experience are invited to audition for one of Manitoba Theatre for Young People’s Teen Performance Companies.

A unique opportunity to build your acting skills in a pre-professional environment, this rehearsal-based learning process demands time, energy and commitment, but promises to give you the time of your life in return. MTYP instructors will teach acting foundations, and Professional Actor and MTYP Drama Outreach Coordinator Heather Russell-Smith will direct the Company in a play on the MTYP Mainstage.

AUDITION REQUIRED! For information about how to audition, email theatreschool@mtyp.ca or call 204.947.0394 ext 230 and ask for the Audition brochure.

FALL 20 weeks $785 • Plus Audition Fee $30

Auditions Wednesday, Sept. 11 between 5 & 9 pm

FYTC
Wednesday 6:30–9:30 pm and Thursday 6–9 pm
Sept. 25 – Performances March 6 & 7, 2020 on the MTYP Mainstage

Last year’s Musical Theatre Company hit MAMMA MIA! blew the minds of hundreds of Winnipeg theatre-goers. Dedicated performers are needed to come together and reach for the stars. Join director Cheyenne Schroeder as she returns to the Company to direct a professional quality production with an amazing group of passionate teens.

AUDITION REQUIRED! For information about how to audition, email theatreschool@mtyp.ca or call 204.947.0394 ext 230 and ask for the Audition brochure.

FALL 26 weeks $925 • Plus Audition fee $30

Auditions Thursday, Sept. 12 and Friday, Sept. 13 between 5 & 9 pm

FMTC
Saturday 2:50–6:50 pm
Sept. 21 – Performances April 17-19, 2020 on the Mainstage

Also performs in The Musical Theatre Gala Recital on March 12, 13, and 14, 2020.

Members of The Summer Studio will mount a production at MTYP for the Winnipeg Fringe Festival in July 2020.

Rehearsal and performance are an important facet of this company experience, but participants will also be involved in every aspect of production, from designing and building props and costumes, to budgeting and marketing their play to a potential audience. Join director Theresa Thomson for this fantastic learning opportunity—a “must” for anyone curious about making a living in the arts!

AUDITION REQUIRED! For information about how to audition, email theatreschool@mtyp.ca or call 204.947.0394 ext 230 and ask for the Audition brochure.

SPRING 9 weeks Plus month of July $455 • Plus Audition fee $30

Auditions Tuesday, March 24, 2020 from 5–9 pm

SSSA
Saturday 2:50–5:50 pm and Tuesday 5-7 pm plus extra rehearsals and performances in July, 2020.
First rehearsal April 21.

For information about how to audition, email theatreschool@mtyp.ca or call 204.947.0394 ext 230 and ask for the Audition brochure.

Audition Brochure 2019-20

Audition Brochure

Theatre School Classes Brochure 2019-20

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