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Augusta Players host Auditions for Mamma Mia

The Augusta Players announces auditions for the third production of their 75th Anniversary
Season, the international hit MAMMA MIA to be performed February 21, 22, 23 – 2020.

All roles are open. Adults 16 and older.

Jessye Norman School of the Arts
739 Greene Street
Augusta, GA 30901

GENERAL AUDITIONS: Sunday, November 17, 2019, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
CALLBACKS: Some people may be asked to attend callbacks at 6:00pm on the same day.

For more information on what is required to audition, visit the Augusta Players website HERE!

Big Blue World Summer Workshop with RTC

Dates: July 15th – 19th, 2019
Time: 9 AM – 2 PM
Ages: Completed 1st Graders – Completed 7th Graders

Join Riverfront Theatre Company July 15th-19th for a fun week filled with Acting, Dancing, Singing, Costume and Set Design!! A Workshop Presentation will be held Friday Night at 6pm! All Workshop events will be held at the North Augusta Community Center! Big Blue World will cover all phases of the Theatrical Arts and is a perfect fit for any child interested in Musical Theater! Opportunities to grow and learn on stage and back stage! A snack will be provided, but children will need to bring their own lunch!


(Before May 31st)
1 Child – $175
2 Children – $295
Family Plan – $425

(After May 31st)
1 Child – $225
2 Children – $350
Family Plan – $500

Register online HERE!
Check out the Facebook Event Page HERE!

Jessye Norman School of the Arts Summer Camp

The Jessye Norman School offers two completely free summer camps every year! Campers spend three weeks working in art, dance, drama, music, or photojournalism. Each camp culminates in a performance and art reception on the last day of camp.

All campers must submit an application to be considered for one of the summer camp sessions.
If your child has never attended the program you will be contacted regarding an audition.

1st Session: June 3rd-21st
9am to 3pm Monday-Friday (before care 8-9am; after care 3-4pm)

2nd Session: July 8th-19th
9am to 3pm Monday-Friday (before care 8-9am; after care 3-4pm)

Apply online HERE!

Augusta Players Musical Theatre Summer Camp (Session 2)

The Augusta Players is a nonprofit community theatre. We have been in the entertainment business since 1945 and we know how to teach your kids to have fun onstage! Join in the fun at the Augusta Players Summer Theatre Camp! Each camp is a two?week program for children ages 6 to teen.  During these camps, emphasis is placed on learning the craft of theatre to include what goes on backstage as well as onstage. Each group has classes in music, dance and most important—ACTING! The two-week session culminates on the final afternoon in a showcase where our students will present a program of prepared scenes, readings and musical numbers.

Session 1
Monday June 3-­ Friday, June 14
Session 1 will be held at a St. John United Methodist Church, 736 Greene St. Augusta, GA 30901.

Session 2
Monday June 17 — Friday, June 28.
Session 2 will be held at The Church of The Good Shepherd 2230 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30904.

There will be a showcase performance at 1:00pm on the final day of each session at Evans High School. A camp t-shirt is included in the fee.

The fee for each session is $295.00
Master Class: $325.00
Family discount: 2 children – $250 each, 3 children – $225 each (Please call to apply these discount prices)

LEVEL 1—Ages 6-8 (or K — 2 nd grade)
LEVEL 2—Ages 9-11 (or 3th — 5th grade)
LEVEL 3—Ages 12-16 (or 6 th — 11th grade)
MASTER CLASS-Ages 9 and up.

MASTER CLASS (very limited class size)
The Master Class level is for those students who have had prior community theatre or high school theatre experience. Those who have had parts in our own Jr. Players or Mainstage productions will have first choice for slots in this category. For anyone else to be considered for the Master Class, a theatrical bio must be included with the registration form. This year our Master Class will include scene study and monologue intensives. All Master Class participants must bring a prepared monologue and a 32 bar audition from a musical theater show.

All sessions begin at 9:30 am and end at 2:30 pm, Monday-Friday only. Campers will need to bring a sack lunch and a snack.

Class sizes are limited  so please get your forms in early. Pre-registration is required in order for your child to receive a t-shirt.

Register Online HERE!

AU Musical Theater Camp 2019


The Augusta University Musical Theatre Camp is open to rising 9th graders through graduating 12th graders who love to sing and act! Each day the students will learn and rehearse music and scenes from “The Phantom of the Opera” and the sequel “Love Never Dies.” On Friday evening, participants will present an exciting show for friends and family.

Monday, June 24th – Thursday, June 27th, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday, June 28th, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. (At 5 p.m. on Friday, the campers stay on campus for a pizza party after which they prepare for their performance)

Students will eat lunch together every day at the Jaguar Student Activities Center. Lunch can be purchased or students may bring their own lunches.

The Friday evening performance is at 6:00 p.m. This will include all of the students as they present excerpts from “The Phantom of the Opera.” The performance will be in the Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre on the Summerville Campus and is free and open to the public. Invite your friends and family!


Register online HERE!