The Whitby Courthouse Theatre Youth Group is an educational program that introduces young people to the world of theatre and runs from September to June. Prospective members must audition, specific information is released in the summer.
Auditions have concluded for the 2020-2021 Virtual Youth Group.
As a result of Covid-19, the Youth Group Program will be conducted online. Sessions will run Saturday mornings and will have educational components concurrent with rehearsals for a virtual production of Les Misérables School Edition. Topics throughout the sessions may include:
- Musical Theatre
- Classical Theatre
- Audition Preparation
All Youth Group Members will audition for a role in the virtual production of Les Misérables School Edition, that will be available as Pay-Per-View in June 2021.
Program members are required to be between the age of 10 and 17, 18-year-olds are able to audition if they are returning to the program from the previous season.
Whitby Courthouse Theatre is dedicated to keeping theatre accessible. The program fee is kept low, and financial aid is available.