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.
The Blue Room is now accepting interviews for the upcoming

Serious Theatre Workshop

This is a six-week course designed to teach Stanislavski Method acting technique in a Scene Study format. The class size is limited to sixteen as the work demands time. We will culminate the work with a  “Scene Study Showcase”

Class: August 30 – September 27
Performance Date: October 4
Time: Saturday, 1pm – 4pm
Place: The Blue Room Theatre
Class Size: 16
Cost: $180.00
Instructor: Joyce Henderson

For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Joyce at


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.

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

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.

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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