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Michael Gatzendorfer: Producing Artistic Director    



Registrations for this years BARC Youth Theatre production of Lionel Bart’s OLIVER! is NOW OPEN. For registration and more information: http://bit.ly/2EX3A86

“Please sir, I want some more BARC Theatre this summer!


Lionel Bert’s OLIVER
Registration for the BARC Youth Theatre is now open and will close April 7th for those interested in being involved in this year’s musical of OLIVER. This marks the 16th season of musical entertainment by many talented students.
Students ENTERING 4th grade through 2018 high school graduates who reside in the Towns of Milton, Malta, or Ballston, or the Village of Ballston Spa are eligible. There is an additional fee for those who live in those towns but are not residents of the Ballston Spa School District.
If not interested in performing, students can sign up for the Stage Crew. The program will conclude with 6 public performances of the popular musical OLIVER. There is a non-refundable cost of $65.00 for Cast Members and a non-refundable cost of $45.00 for Crew Members; first participant in a family with a 10% discount after that for each child in the same family. This cost helps defray insurance and performance right costs.
Crew members will follow a separate schedule. Without a crew, a show would be nothing and they will work closely with the cast and production team.
You must attend a Mandatory Parent Meeting on Wednesday, 5/2/18 at 6:30 pm at the BARC office in order to participate in this program.
Auditions will be held on Monday, 4/23/18 and Tuesday, 4/24/18 at 6 pm at Malta Ave Elementary School. (Please only pick one date when registering.) Callbacks will be held on Thursday, 4/26/18 @ 6 pm. Audition materials will be emailed to participants by 4/12/18, so please be sure that your email is current when registering.
Performances will be August 10th (7 PM) & 11th (1PM & 7PM), 17th (7 PM) & 18th, (1PM & 7PM). FULL CAST and CREW rehearsal attendance is mandated beginning July 16th. Attendance is also mandated on all performance dates.