WYMT meets in school holidays offering professional training in the arts, musical theatre and technical theatre. Established in 1999 we now offer a juniors and senior group.
Operating as usual
It’s that time of year…Sunday June 19th, our first audition workshop for “Hairspray” 🎭🎶
Current members please confirm if you are taking part this year…new members welcomed for this show (age 14+)
Venue and time tbc but keep the date free! 💜
Will you be joining us this summer to be one of our nicest kids in town? 👀🎭🎶💜
Another exciting week for former members in brand new professional productions…congrats both! Amongst some of their many roles with our company, Simbi was our original Motormouth and Lauren our Penny…could you be part of next cast for Hairspray this summer? Come along and meet some of the nicest kids in town! 💜🎭🎶
It’s been a busy old week for many of our alumni and we are so thrilled and proud of them all! From Wolverhampton to West End and beyond…dare to dream it? Come and join us for Hairspray this summer! 💜🎶🎭🎟
Always relevant…Sending love, light and hope to all those innocent people caught in the terrible situation in Ukraine 🇺🇦
Delighted to announce our show for September will be the wonderful “Hairspray” 💅🏻🎶🎭 Make sure you follow this page for more info of how to get involved!
Promises to be a great evenings entertainment!
We had a fangtastic week putting this spooktacular show together! Thanks to our audience who came and supported! See you all in December 🎃👻🧛🏻♀️🎭🎶
The stage is set…come and see what tricks and treats we have in store for you tomorrow evening and get your Halloween party started early! 🎃🎭🎶
Some of our quirky and kooky cast having some Halloween fun this half term…join us Saturday for a trick and a treat! 🎭🎶🎃
Still time to sign up and get involved with some musical half term fun this week...Chance to showcase your talents under the theme of Monsters or Musical Mash Ups...Workshops Monday to Friday 10-4 and sharing performance Saturday evening. Join the members and parents group in the link below and complete the membership form, existing members young and old let us know if you are coming along!
We’ve got that Friday feeling as we are delighted to announce we will back in October Half Term….having a bit of Halloween fun and giving you some great musical mash ups of some of the shows we’ve yet to perform! Send us a message or join the members and parents group for more information 🎭🎶💜
Enjoy singing with others? Looking to improve your vocal skills? Get on down to Youth Choir 💜🎶
You don’t have to be having singing lessons to join the Youth Choir. You just have to enjoy singing! Tuesdays 5.30 - 7.00 at the Music School. 😊
So our wonderful production of Matilda Jr has come to an end. The Wormwoods (and Rudolpho) are living it up in Spain, Trunchbull signed the house back over to Miss Honey and Matilda, and Bruce never wants to see another chocolate cake! Thanks to all who supported this week - lovely to see so many of former members in the audiences. And our youngsters really have proved even if you’re little you can do a lot….till next time! 🎭🎶💜
Miss Trunchbull is threatening to send everyone who hasn’t seen our production of Matilda Jr to chokey 😱😮
If you are quick you can book one of the few tickets left for today’s two shows 🎭🎶:
And against all the odds our show is now open! Evenings are all SOLD OUT, but a handful left for our Saturday 3pm show if you want to see what all the fuss is about. 🎭🎶💜
When the fire alarm interrupts your dress rehearsal, you have to take rehearsals to the streets! Opening night tomorrow…who is ready? 🎭🎶💜
Even with the odds stacked against them our super talented cast have proven that even if you're little you can do a lot!!
Seats on sale now for our added Saturday matinee performance 🎭 🎵 💜
Due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to change our performance schedule slightly, now opening on Thursday night… Friday is SOLD OUT 🙌🏻 But we have just added a matinee performance on Saturday 11th! Apologies to those who had booked for opening nights and we hope you can still make it… 💜🎭🎶
We think our wonderful junior cast are ready for a well deserved weekend off! We are so proud of how they have kept us all on our toes this week…see you all Monday 😴😴😴Best seats available for the start of the week if you want to come see them in action, 7th-11th September…💜🎭🎶 Photos: Tyler Whiting
Half way through week 1 and the big numbers are set! The tiredness is setting in and it’s certainly been a shock to the system, so Karl decided to check we were all awake this morning before our music call! 😩😂
Have you got your tickets sorted? Book online via Arena Theatre website…🎭⬆️⬇️🎶
It’s been a busy old first day…but boy, did it feel good to be back. Turns out the children aren’t that revolting and Miss Trunchbull wants to know where Matilda got her exceedingly good cakes from! Tickets available from the @arena_theatre 🎭🙌🏻
Our friends at the Grand are hiring…might be of interest to some former and older members who are local still?
Thanks to all who have sent in auditions so far. To those still wishing to audition please ensure you have completed a membership form and get videos sent over today. Can’t wait to watch them all 👀🎭🎼💜
Boys, boys, boys! Could you be our Bruce Bogtrotter? Fancy yourself as Trunchball? Or even Matilda’s dad Mr Wormwood? We’ve had loads of interest from some wonderfully talented girls, but we need some lads too. If you know a young man keen to get back onto stage send him our way! 🙌🏻
Do you know any revolting children who like to sing, dance and act? Audition info in the Members and Parents group on Facebook. DM for more info!
Wonderful morning for it!
“Nobody else is gonna put it right for me, nobody but me is gonna change my story” 📚🎭🎼
More info coming next week, rehearsals start 23rd August. Make sure you join the members and parents group to keep up to date!
Hope everyone is having a good week...and if you need a little something to look forward to our 2021 show will be announced on Friday! 👀🎭🎼💜
Exciting times indeed...roll on summer 🤞🏻🎭💜
Happy World Theatre Day! We cannot wait to be back...for now some more from the archives....🎭🎼
Oh the things you can think 🤔💭 Especially after a year in lockdown...can’t wait to imagine a world again! 🎭🎼🎪
WYMT was established in 1999 by Michael Pike and Lesley Woodyer as part of the outreach offered by Wolverhampton Music School. 20 Years later and we are an official hub partner of the Music Service, who provide vital funding for our activities from Arts Council and Wolverhampton City Council. We are ran by a team of arts and educational professionals who have mentored and supported many of our members over the years to go onto successful careers on stage, behind the scenes and in many other creative and media pursuits, which many say is down to the opportunities and training WYMT provided for them.
We currently have a long established Senior group who meet for two weeks in August to stage a full scale musical production at The Arena Theatre in September each year and a newly launched junior group who will perform at the Music School in May Half term, following a week of workshops and rehearsals.
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