MUSIC THEATRE FOR TEENS +
No Strings Theatre

 

For young people who strive to be better performers!

No Strings Theatre is a registered not-for-profit charitable organization with a mission to provide opportunity for young people to develop their skills in all aspects of the music theatre arts—singing, dancing, acting, production—under the guidance of trained professional artists.

 

YOUNG COMPANY (13-21)


Summer Music Theatre Intensive: Students in our trademark five-week program work with experienced theatre professionals towards producing a fully staged musical in a professional theatre. Skill-development classes, rehearsals, master classes, workshops, and seminars on industry practices encourage students to learn and develop in a supportive environment. Students who are enrolled in post-secondary programs are also encouraged to participate in our intern program to gain production skills. Yearly summer presentations have included Les Misérables, Sweeney Todd, Into the Woods Jr, Anne of Green Gables, Little Women, and many more.

A new element of our Summer Intensive is the Song and Script Creative Workshop, in which students collaborate (writing, composing, choreographing, staging) to create their own music-theatre vignettes on a chosen social justice theme, for presentation to an outreach group.


March Break Program: Led by industry professionals, this is a week-long program of dance and music theatre study and workshops with students participating in both solo and ensemble work, culminating in a recital.


Other Young Company programs throughout the year include audition preparation classes, weekly music theatre classes, free workshops, and opportunities to perform at the No Strings Theatre home in the Artscape Wychwood Barns.



EMERGING ARTISTS PROGRAM (21-30)


The No Strings Theatre Emerging Artists Program provides an opportunity for participants with prior experience and a strong interest in musical theatre performance and/or production to explore and develop skills under the mentorship of experienced industry professionals. The program emphasizes the collaborative nature of theatre production by encouraging participants to take ownership of all aspects of the staging of a musical theatre production, including performance, stage and production management, design and directing, budgeting, marketing, and promotion. The program also encourages exploration of new repertoire for musical theatre through table reads and workshops.

PRE-TEEN/TWEEN PREP (10-12)


In response to community demand, our Pre-Teen/Tween Prep program, new for 2015, will introduce beginners to our exciting triple-threat training. This weekly program will be offered alongside our Young Company Summer Music Theatre Intensive, and participants will be eligible to join in with this summer’s musical, Into the Woods. For more information, contact us directly, or look for upcoming announcements on our website.

 

THE CREATIVE TEAM

OUR SUMMER!

AUDITIONS FOR INTO THE WOODS

OPEN TO PRE-TEENS (10-12), YOUNG COMPANY (13-21),

AND EMERGING ARTISTS (21-30)

CAST - JUNE 27 & 28TH, 2015

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ORCHESTRA - June 23

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SONG & SCRIPT DEVISED THEATRE - No Strings Theatre and B Current

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AUDITIONS FOR INTO THE WOODS

OPEN TO PRE-TEENS (10-12), YOUNG COMPANY (13-21),

AND EMERGING ARTISTS (21-30)

CAST - JUNE 27 & 28TH, 2015

SIGN UP

ORCHESTRA - June 23

more details

SONG & SCRIPT DEVISED THEATRE - No Strings Theatre and B Current

more details

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Our Programs

• Audition Techniques and Masterclasses - January 4 & 11, 2015
Free Workshops (March 1 and May 3)
• Music Theatre and Drama Classes
• March Break Program (March 16 - 20)
• Summer Intensive 2015 (July 2 - August 9)
• Summer Song & Script Workshop (July 6- 24)
• Pop and Pit Orchestra (July - August 2015)
NEW ! No Strings Theatre Emerging Artist Program

2015 SUMMER INTENSIVE!

 

July 13 - August 8, 2015

weekly and full program registration

REGISTRATION

Performances August 7-8

The Toronto Centre for the Arts

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music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

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SUMMER WEEKLY PROGRAMMING

DRAMA, DANCE, SINGING CLASSES, POP & PIT ORCHESTRA

SONG AND SCRIPT WORKSHOP- CREATING YOUR OWN MUSICAL EXCERPT

 

No Strings Theatre Pop and Pit Orchestra

July 20-29, 2015


Pit Orchestra for Sweeney Todd

More information

Check out some of our show trailers and workshops

 

 

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Summer Programs and Auditions

 

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