Auditions for new Epstein Youth Theatre

THE Epstein Theatre has announced that it will be launching its very own Youth Theatre in September 2017. The programme is aimed at young people from across Merseyside aged 14-19.The theatre management are holding open auditions on Saturday 8 July at 10:30am and 1:30pm, taking place at Hope Street Limited for young people interested in joining.The Epstein Youth Theatre will provide interested and like-minded youths with the opportunity to experience everything that the world of theatre has to offer.Weekly workshops will help to develop strong, confident and versatile young performers, and provide them with the opportunity to explore new skills in a safe and welcoming environment.Led by experienced theatre technicians all the hard work will lead to two performances each year, where all the stars of tomorrow will step out on to the Epstein Theatre stage.Those interested in joining are encouraged to attend the audition; successful teens will then be offered a place to join the youth theatre, for a termly fee of £10 per session.The theatre will also be awarding four free scholarships per year to suitable candidates, making their Youth Theatre accessible to as many talented young people as possible.Auditions will be held on Saturday 8th July at Hope Street Limited for its first upcoming term which will commence in September.All audition materials will be provided, there is no need to prepare anything, just come along and get ready to shine.To register for the auditions and for further information contact: is essential.Theatre manager, Rebekah Pichilingi, said: “We all know that Liverpool is full to the brim of young talent, and our new Youth Theatre will welcome those individuals who wish to learn the craft of theatre. It will give them first-hand stage experience from leading theatre practitioners who will help develop crucial skills for young people interested in a career in the theatre, or just looking to have some fun and learn new skills. Everyone at The Epstein Theatre is looking forward to this exciting new venture and we cannot wait to meet our auditionees!”AUDITION DETAILSThe Epstein Youth Theatre AuditionsSaturday 8 July, 10:30am & 1:30pmHope Street Limited 3rd Floor, 76-78 Lord Street, Liverpool L2 1TL