Act One (Footlights Youth)

Footlights Youth

Membership of Footlights is open to any young person above the the age of 9. Annual fee is £10 for anyone under 18 years and / or in full time education.

What do you get?

  • A monthly emailed copy of ‘Footnote’ which tells you all the Footlights news, dates of auditions, shows and events.

  • The opportunity to :
    • be involved with a beautiful 460 seat theatre and to meet new people, make new friends, and increase your skills and confidence.
    • audition for a part in one of the two Footlights “family friendly” productions -the week long ‘family show’ in June and the 4 week panto in December.  These normally include between 20 and 30 young people under the age of 18 who benefit from coaching and direction whether in a main part or part of the chorus.*

    • join the one week Act One Summer school where children are coached for a performance on the theatre stage on the Friday  with an audience present
    • participate in one day skills courses put on from time to time

*For information as to how you can take part in a Footlights show, please go to our auditions page.

Theatre Tours

Saturday, August 25 at 10:00 am

The Ladyboys of Bangkok

Wednesday, September 5 at 7:30 pm

Walk Like A Man

Saturday, September 8 at 7:30 pm

Forbidden Nights

Wednesday, September 12 at 7:30 pm

Eric and Ern

Thursday, September 13 at 7:30 pm