Special Offer to AITA members for Teenage Stage Belfast, 23rd to 29th July 2017
Theatrical summer schools company and AITA associate, Teenage Stage are to present a one week Sweeney Todd School Edition course at Victoria College, Belfast from 23rd to 29th July 2017
The inaugural event will feature a maximum group of 45 students from theatre schools and youth groups from across the UK and Ireland performing from Stephen Sondheim’s masterpiece from the company’s specially-created Broadway Junior range in a seven day theatre celebration.
It will include day rehearsals for the show from an industry leading team plus exciting evening events, master classes and theatre packed culture nights to make an intensive residential theatre holiday.
There will also be an opportunity to participate in workshops held by the teaching artists of West End productions and exciting Q and A sessions plus a theatre night “off campus” in Belfast and a visit to The School of Creative Arts at Queen’s University.
The week’s events will conclude with a full production of Sweeney Todd and showcase, which is to feature a performance by all the performers on the week long course.
Originally conceived in 2015, Teenage Stage musical theatre courses are condensed but intensive summer schools created after 10 years of delivering high quality musical theatre from StageSchool Ireland group. Co Founder, John Lucey said: ‘From the start, it was clear we had tapped into something, as our courses were embraced by parents, teachers and students.’
The event will be the first of its kind in Belfast and is supported by Victoria College, Cranmore Park and The School for Creative Arts at Queen’s University Belfast. More details at www.teenagestage.com or 028 90996288.
The cost per place is £620 per student which includes seven days professional training, six nights accommodation, full board, eg 3 meals per day, all bedding, all tuition, all master classes, guest workshops, evening entertainment, guaranteed appearance in Sweeney Todd School Edition plus 24 hour supervision in our secured halls of residence
For AITA groups who would like to come to Belfast, a 10% discount applies if they have 5 or more students who would like to attend and represent their Stage school or youth theatre group, more details today at www.teenagestage.com or www.stageschool.ie