The Young Set is the
youth section of Broxbourne Theatre Company and caters for youngsters
from the age of 9 who are interested in the world of theatre, until they
are eligible to join the adult company at 16.
It aims to give them a firm grounding
in drama, music and movement, and an introduction to some of
the technical aspects of the theatre. This is accomplished by weekly
sessions in which various aspects of the performing arts are explored
and practiced, often leading to the Young Set's own production at
the end of the season.
The Young Set meets every
Wednesday evening (excluding school holidays) at
The main entrance time is September
but, subject to vacancies, a few youngsters may be admitted in
Please note that
membership of the Young Set does NOT entitle you to take part in the
adult section's productions, where the minimum age for membership is
16. However, if an adult production requires youngsters, e.g. The
Sound of Music, Annie etc, Young Set members will be eligible to
audition and will be given preference wherever possible.
Robin Hood and the Babes in the Wood
requires two pairs of children,
probably aged 8-12, to play the children who are the central characters in the story,
with each of them appearing in half of the performances.
These are open auditions, but require advance registration.
auditions for Babes -- you do not need to join the Young Set to audition for the parts of the Babes.
If you are interested in joining
The Young Set, or would like more information, please contact
Maureen Stretch on 01992 449176, or fill in the form