The Young Company is dedicated to helping young performers achieve new levels of artistry through performance, practice, and enthusiasm for the craft. We at the Young Company are committed to helping young performers grow as artists and prepare for a life in the professional theatre through practical experience on the stage, and through technical guidance in a supportive learning environment, where they gain confidence, improve skills, and increase knowledge.


Sketch Comedy/Improv Workshop $300

We will be working on improvisation skills. The kids will get a chance to write, direct and act in sketch comedy scenes. They will also participate in deciding the content of the show as well as minimal set, costume and props. They will also learn about the technical aspects as well.

Open Registration until June 9, 2014
Suitable for ages 6 – 18

Classes held Mon-Fri 8:00am-2:00pm from June 9 – June 27.

Show dates: June 27, 7:30pm. June 28, 2:00pm & 7:30pm.

15 rehearsals – 3 performances


Ms Nelson is Missing (tuition free session)

This is an advanced Young Company show for ages 9 – 15. The students will be on stage with three local adult actors. The show will be rehearsed like a main stage show. The students will get the chance to explore their skills more in depth and will have the same expectations put on them as any other main stage actor.

Auditions: June 21, 10:00am

Rehearsals: Mondays & Wednesdays, 3:30pm – 5:30pm, 6/23-8/6 (except 7/4) and 8/10, 8/11, 8/12, 8/13 for Tech Week.

Show dates: Aug 14 – Aug 23, Thurs – Sat, 7:30pm

14 rehearsals – 6 performances

Alice in Wonderland Jr. $210

This show will be performed at Laxson Auditorium. There will be three shows all performed in one day. The first two are part of the Chico Performances Field Trip Series. The evening show for the general public. This show will require singing and dancing. Auditions will be open to students ages 6 – 18.

Auditions: June 14 & 15, 10:00am

Rehearsals: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 3:30pm – 5:30pm, June 24 – Sept 24

Show dates: September 25, 9:30am, 11:00am, and 7:30pm

27 rehearsals – 3 performances




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