The Young Company Fall Session of Classes and Auditions will be posted on September 1st. Stay tuned for details on our new class offerings and September auditions. Save the date for Once On This Island auditions September 8th and 9th from 4-6.
Welcome to the Old Town Playhouse Young Company located in beautiful Traverse City, Michigan.
We are a non-profit, community theater offering classes, performances and summer camps for Traverse City and all of northern Michigan.
If you'd like to find out about we've got going on - and we've got a lot going on - send us and email at: email@example.com.
The Repertory Company’s production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be presented as a fundraiser for their upcoming theatre excursion to Stratford, Canada. This open rehearsal of the play will be held in the Mary Schmuckal Studio Theatre at the Old Town Playhouse on Monday evening, August 25th at 7:00 p.m. Suggested donation of $5.00 per person. Funds will benefit the trip to the Stratford Festival in Canada. The group departs the following morning at 7:00 a.m. for a trip to see King Lear, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Man of LaMancha at the Festival. The excursion includes a backstage tour of the Festival Stage and a Talking Theatre discussion with Lucy Peacock and Martha Henry, both icons of the Festival. The open rehearsal will demonstrate the progress of the group of performers as they ready the play for touring in the Fall.
The Advanced Musical Theatre Workshop production, SHOWSTOPPERS, opens Friday, August 22nd at 7:00 at the Studio Theatre at the Depot. Performances of this lively musical review are scheduled Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:00 p.m. Directed and Choreographed by Minda Nyquist with Musical Direction by Matt Archibald. Tickets can be purchased at the door or by calling 947-2210.
Showstoppers Cast List
1920 Sidney Thomas
1930 Grace Zucco
1940 Robbie Shields
1950 Rayna Archibald
1960 Peyton Diehl
1970 Peyton Campbell
1980 Sarah Strom
1990 Veyda DeAgro-Ruopp
2000 Brooke Pilong (Asst Choreographer/Director)
Thank you to everyone who auditioned. Our first meeting will be held July 7th from 4:00 to 6:00 at the Old Town Playhouse. Schedule will be determined at the first rehearsal.
The Young Company will be at a table in the Grand Traverse Mall on Saturday, May 3rd from 10:00 to 7:00. Come and visit us! Check out our KHQ commercial: