Auditions for Encore Youth Theaters’ Production of Charlie Brown Christmas and Frosty the Snowman will be held September 9th, 2017 at 9:30am at the Hartland Music Hall (3619 Avon, Hartland, MI). Auditions are open to students age 8 – 18. Please come prepared to deliver a one – two minute monologue (not from the script) and sing a favorite holiday winter song! Auditions will begin promptly at 9:30am, make sure to get there to check in anytime from 9:00am – 9:15am.
Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 at 7:30pm
We have our general membership meeting for the Hartland Players on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 7:30pm at the Hartland Music Hall. All current members are encouraged to attend so that we can vote for the Trustees of our Board of Directors and some updates on our Constitution. We also will be discussing possible shows/events for our upcoming 2018 season.
We have eleven Trustees on our Board of Directors, which meet once a month to discuss Hartland Players events, shows and issues relating to Hartland Players and our Encore Youth Theater. The nominations are open until May 15th, so if you or a friend are interesting in being a member of the Board, please send and email to firstname.lastname@example.org stating you are interested in running. To become a board member you need to have been a paid member, involved with one production within the last year, and willing to help move Hartland Players through the next year.
Initiated in 2005, and continuing each year as funds allow, the Encore Youth Theater, in association with the Hartland Players, will present a one-time scholarship of up to $500 to a graduating high school senior/s to be used at the college of his or her choice.
This scholarship recognizes students who have demonstrated special ability in and dedication to the theater. Recipients are not required to declare a Theater major.
Application / post mark deadline is May 5, 2017.
Encore’s summer 2017 Drama Boot Camp Registration Sponsored by the Hartland Players’ Encore Youth Theater
Location: Hartland Music Hall, 3619 Avon St., Hartland, MI
Acting for Children (Ages 7-11) July 17-21, 2017; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm;
$95 A half day camp designed to provide children with training and practice in basic stage acting principles, including stage direction, singing and dancing,and projection. Camp capacity–20. Performance Friday evening, July 21.
Musical Theatre Workshop: 101 Dalmatians (Ages 7-12). July 24-28,2017; 9:00am to 4:00pm; $195 Put on your spots!Children will learn how to put on a musical production, including acting, singing and dancing. The many ensemble roles give the young children (and those new to the theatre) just the right amount of challenge to get started, and those ready for more will not be disappointed! Parts will be assigned based on audition, age, and experience, and each camper will be fully involved in the production of Disney’s 101 Dalmatians Kids. Camp capacity – 25. Performance Friday evening, July 28.
Musical Theatre Wokshop: Broadway Revue (Ages 12-18). July 31 – August 4, 2017; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm; $195 Calling all actors and singers age 12-18–it’s time for Broadway showcase boot camp!! This camp will feature both musical and non-musical scenes from various shows such as Into the Woods and Hair Spray. Actors desiring a singing role should come prepared to audition on day one with a one-minute song. Campers will read various scenes and perform light choreography for all auditions. This camp will make everyone a star! Camp capacity –25. Performance Friday evening, August 4 .
Auditions for Shrek the Musical Jr will be held Saturday, January 7th at 9:30am at the Hartland Performing Arts Center 9525 E Highland Rd, Howell, MI 48843. Those auditioning are asked to prepare a 1 – 2 minute monologue and a Broadway show tune of their choice.
Tickets are on sale for The Hobbit!
Get your tickets for Encore Youth Theaters Production of The Hobbit October 22nd, 23rd, & 24th!
We are proud to announce the cast Encore Youth Theaters’ Production of The Hobbit: