Young Artist Productions

Education Through Experience

Through rehearsal and execution of high-quality musical productions, young performers are trained in technique and craft, etiquette and professionalism. These young performers are working alongside the industry’s finest professional performers. Students earn professional credits for their resumes while furthering their artistic education and personal growth. These young performers take major leaps in their artistic abilities and form lasting relationships with peers. Best of all, our young artists take pride in their hard work as hours of rehearsal culminate at show time. As educators, we have the privilege to see them behind the curtain as their energy and excitement buzzes before they take the stage and deliver stellar performances.

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Young Artist Productions

Young Artist Productions are family-friendly shows. Although adults help behind the scenes, these productions are “for kids, by kids.”

The Program

Young Artist Productions are geared toward teaching young people about rehearsal practices and performance etiquette. Shows are performed in the fall and summer.

Past productions include:

  • Beauty and the Beast, Jr.
  • Aladdin, Jr.
  • Once Upon a Mattress
  • The Music Man, Jr.

Eligibility and Tuition

Participation in Young Artist Productions is open to any young person of the appropriate age (see show information for details). THIS IS AN AUDITION-BASED OPPORTUNITY. All students must audition, regardless of previous participation. Follow this link for more audition information.

Current Young Artist Production

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR.

We are so excited that you are interested in auditioning for Beauty and the Beast Jr.!

Beauty and the Beast Jr. is a tuition-based opportunity for ages 9-14. Tuition is $750. RMT is dedicated to furthering education for youth committed to the performing arts and offers financial assistance to those who qualify. To begin your financial aid application, visit redmountaintheatre.org/education/financial-aid/

Auditions will be taking place at the RMT Arts Campus on Saturday, January 22nd at 9:00 am. Below are some steps you can take to be ready for your audition. Please make sure to complete steps 1 and 2 before January 22nd.

1. Follow this link to complete the audition form, uploading a headshot and resume.2. Sign up for an audition here to guarantee an audition slot and set you up for reminder emails closer to the audition date.3. For the audition, we look forward to hearing you sing part of a song, about 16 to 32 measures, from memory. You should have sheet music for that song prepared; we will have a pianist to play for you. If you need suggestions for a song, please email education@redmountaintheatre.org.  We will also have you participate in a dance audition as well as a cold read of Beauty and the Beast Jr. We suggest bringing a water bottle and wearing comfortable clothes for dancing.

*Callbacks for Beauty and the Beast Jr. will be held on Saturday, January 22nd from 2:00pm-5:00pm. We will inform you before you leave the audition if you need to come back for Callbacks.

If you have any further questions, please email education@redmountaintheatre.org

Rehearsal Dates:
April 4-28, M-TH 5:30-9 pm

Tech Rehearsals:
Sunday, May 1, 1 pm-10 pm
May 2-5, M-TH 5-10 pm

Performances :
Friday, May 6 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 7 at 2 pm and 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 8 at 2 pm

Skill-Building Classes & Camps

Our classes and camps are specifically tailored for several different ages and skill levels and welcome to all interested youth.

 

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Financial Aid

At RMT, no child is denied participation in our educational programs based on financial limitations. For more information about our financial aid opportunities, review the James Hatcher Founder’s Fund Award at the link below.

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Contact Us

For more information, contact the education department:

  education@redmountaintheatre.org

  (205) 324-2424