Auditions for YAT's Autumn 2007 production, to be staged from 6 to 11 November 2007 at the Hampton Hill Playhouse, will be held on Monday 20 and Thursday 23 August at Teddington School, Broom Road, Teddington from 7.30pm onwards.
Coming Around Again by Andrew G Marshall.
"There are rows and rows of a certain grade of terraced housing in Leeds which, but for the appearance of cars and the disappearance of outside toilets, has remained unchanged for generations. Armley resident Andrew G Marshall has taken the enduring nature of these dwellings to create back-to-back narratives in which everyone is in and out of each other's business. You come straight in off the street, as it were, pitched into a room where a third of the cast sport bowlers, another third wear headscarves and the final third have highlights. Then it dawns that Marshall is working with multiple time schemes and, moreover, multiple generations of the same family. His idea is to dramatise the three ages of Leeds - the original factory suburb at the turn of the 20th century; the depressed post-industrial community of the 1960s; and the smartly urban student mecca of the present day. Sam, in 2004, likes going to clubs; Lynda in 1960 has problems with the loan club; and Molly in 1910 is in the club. It's an impressive feat to keep so much contrapuntal activity in motion."
If you want to take part in this production then please register your interest by contacting Sarah Perkins directly on 07717742729. Alternatively, let us know via our Contact Us page or via our General Enquiries line on 0870 474 1970.
Remember, we will always try to involve everyone who wants to take part, and newcomers are more than welcome to join us at any time. Membership is completely free and all you need to do is turn up and complete a simple membership form. If you know of anyone who may be interested in getting involved with London's premiere free youth theatre company, then please pass on a link to this notice and encourage them to get in touch with us.
There is no YAT meeting on Monday 27 August due to it being a Bank Holiday!!
After the auditions the first cast reading will take place on Thursday 30 August 2007 at Teddington School, Broom Road, Teddington from 7.30pm to 10.00pm and from Monday 3 September, rehearsals will return to Collis School, Teddington on every Monday and Thursday from 7.30pm to 10.00pm.