Youth theatre seeks new stars

Youth Music Theatre are holding 2016 auditions
Youth Music Theatre are holding 2016 auditions

A leading music theatre company for young people, which boasts alumni including Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith, is looking for young performers and musicians to join the 2016 company.

Youth Music Theatre UK is touring the nation to find 300 talented young people aged 11-21 to join them.

Members will work with leading theatre professionals to create eight brand new musicals.

YMT will be at: Culloden Academy, Inverness on Saturday, February 13; Aberdeen Arts Centre on Sunday, February 14; Studio at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, Monday, February 15.

Auditions are open to ages 11-21 and no preparation or previous experience is necessary.

Performer auditions are £40 and can be booked online at or over the phone 020 8563 7725.