Here are details of the next opportunity for our younger cast members to stay involved with BTC this year.
On Friday 20 September - the children of BTC will be performing a selection of songs and routines from various stage and screen musicals and films. We would love to have our past child cast members involved.
Who can join in?
Places are available for kids aged between 7-16 and open to both existing members and those new to BTC.
Please note - there will be no auditions to join the cast.
Director - Sheryn Ali
Choreographer - Lorraine Kempton
Production Assistant - Kirsten Keggie
Our commitment to you
Our team will commit to providing a fun and safe environment for your child to learn songs, dances and stage performance in preparation for the Sing! performance.
Commitment from the children
Each child will be required to attend all 6 rehearsals prior to the concert date (see rehearsal dates below). In addition, it will be expected that the children will learn the words for the songs and the dance moves at home in between rehearsals.
Rehearsals - Currie Community High School
15 August 2019 - 7pm - 9pm
22 August 2019 - 7pm - 9pm
29 August 2019 - 7pm - 9pm
5 September 2019 - 7pm - 9pm
12 September 2019 - 7pm - 9pm
19 September 2019 - 7pm - 9pm
Sing! Performance - Balerno Parish Church
20 September 2019
Children required from 6pm - 9pm
Performance time TBC
Each child (or family, if siblings are taking part) will be expected to sell 6 tickets for Sing! to their families and friends. Tickets for Sing! will be charged at £5 each and will be available to purchase from June onwards.
To cover our venue hire costs, each child will be required to pay a one-off fee of £20 to secure their place.
Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. To book your place, please complete a Booking Form. Please ensure the ‘delete as appropriate’ section of the Photograph/Video Declaration is completed and the form must be physically signed (no typed signatures can be accepted).
Please return the Booking Form no later than Friday 21 June:
by email to:-
by post to:-
Lorraine Kempton, 16 Stewart Avenue, Currie, EH14 5SD
Fee payment should be made by BACS transfer no later than Friday 21 June:
Sort Code: 80-22-60
Account Number: 14452566
Account Name: Balerno Theatre Company
Reference: “Surname – Sing”
We are excited to introduce our new Director, Graeme Shield, to our younger company members as he takes them through a theatre workshop day. Graeme will be joined by Andy Macdonald, who will bring his extensive experience as a Musical Director to support the kids learning during the workshop. This workshop will include fun games, developing theatre skills and staging a couple of numbers from the massively popular ‘The Greatest Showman’.
Parents/guardians will be invited to watch the performance at the end of the workshop.
Age range - 7-16 years old
Cost - £15 per child
To book your place, please complete a Booking Form.
To make payment, please email firstname.lastname@example.org