NEPTUNE Productions hosts a Youth Theatre Workshop for young performers aged five to 18 years from January 12 to 21. The full-time school-holiday workshop runs from 9am to 2pm (Qld time) at Tweed Civic Centre Theatre. Qualified teachers lecture in subjects such as theatre skills, performance techniques, gymnastics, dance, stage combat and vocals. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to apply. The workshop concludes with Youth Theatre productions of Very Cool Cats of Jacamasu: The Musical and The Hooseemajingers!, both on January 21 from 1pm (Qld time).
THOUGH most local theatre companies take a well-earned break during the holidays, rehearsals begin soon for Gold Coast Little Theatre’s season of Cosi and Javeenbah’s Doubt – The Parable. Spotlight opens its first show of the year, children’s musical Kolourful Kapers, tomorrow. (Report, right.)
BALLINA Players’ first show for 2012, the high school musical satire Grease, opens on January 13. Call (02) 6686 2440 to book.
APPLICATIONS for the Gold Coast Triple Theatre, Mermaid Waters, close tomorrow. Local performers canapply to audition for the course, which offers expert tuition for those seeking a career in the performing arts industry. Visit www.gctt.eq.edu.au