Roxy Young Company

Act 2 SR

The Roxy Young Company Classes are designed to give youth an opportunity to develop theatre skills, gain a sense of belonging, and produce a live showcase on the Roxy stage. Our Roxy Young Company Coordinator leads the classes and is supported by the Owen Sound Little Theatre staff and volunteers. 

Youth participating will work hard learning theatre skills, having fun, gaining confidence, being creative, and building a community.

2024/2025 Registration opening in May! Stay Tuned!

*If you require bursary support, please reach out to youngcompany@roxytheatre.ca

Theatre Education Classes

Act 1: JR Program Ages 7-9

Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 September 11 – December 11, 2024

This program is tailored for the budding actor in your life who’s eager to explore the exciting world of theatre! Through a series of engaging activities, games, and creative movement exercises, participants will dive into the basics of performance. From learning how to express emotions on stage to understanding stage directions, this program offers a fun and supportive environment for young talents to develop their skills. Parents will be welcome to come and watch the last day of class.

Cost: $250 plus a service fee

Act 1: JR Program Ages 10-12

Thursdays 4:00-6:00 September 12 – December 18, 2024

In this program, participants will take the next step in their theatrical journey by delving into the process of putting together a performance. Through interactive workshops and hands-on experiences, they will learn essential theatre skills such as character development, script analysis, and stage blocking. The highlight of this program is the opportunity for participants to showcase their talents in a performance on the last day at the Roxy Theatre, where they’ll apply everything they’ve learned to captivate their audience.

Cost: $275 plus a service fee

Act 1: SR Program Ages 13-18

Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 September 11 – December 17, 2024

Welcome to Act 1 Advanced, where the magic of theatre truly comes alive! In this program, participants will immerse themselves in all aspects of theatrical production as they work towards putting on a show. From honing their acting abilities to dabbling in the theatrical elements, participants will experience the thrill of collaboration and creativity. Under the guidance of experienced instructors, they will refine their skills and unleash their full potential on The Roxy stage. 

Cost: $275 plus a service fee

Act 2: JR Program Ages 7-9

Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 January 8 – April 9, 2025

Through a series of workshops, participants learn not only about performing but also learn about backstage elements such as sound and lighting, wardrobe, props, makeup and hair, stage combat, improv and more!

Cost: $275 plus a service fee

Act 2: JR Program Ages 10-12

Thursdays 4:00-6:00 January 9 – April 10, 2025

Through a series of workshops, participants learn not only about performing but also learn about backstage elements such as sound and lighting, wardrobe, props, makeup and hair, stage combat, improv and more!

Cost: $275 plus service fee

Act 2: SR Program Ages 13-18

Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 January 8 – April 9, 2025

Through a series of workshops, participants learn not only about performing but also learn about backstage elements such as sound and lighting, wardrobe, props, makeup and hair, stage combat, improv and more!

Cost: $275 plus service fee

Act 2: SR Troupe Ages 12-18

Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 May 7 – June 25, 2025


In this weekly intensive, students will learn solos, group numbers and dance numbers as they prepare for summer events. Students must have been in a Young Company program before, or if they are new, they must audition. Students must also be available for at least 2 of the scheduled performance dates. For more information please email Lacey at laceym@roxytheatre.ca

Cost: $275 plus service fee

Bursary Information

Finances should never prevent a child from participating in the arts. The Roxy Young Company is committed to making our programs accessible to as many children and youth in our communities as possible. The Roxy Young Company Bursary Fund allows children to register in our programs, based on your family’s financial need. 

With the help of the Kiwanis Club of Owen Sound we have options to assist kids who want to participate. Please apply today.

Please note that spaces are limited and filled in a first come first served basis. Payments will be processed online via the Roxy ticketing system. For bursary information, or if you have any questions, please submit them via email to youngcompany@roxytheatre.ca



Lacey Mooney – Young Company Coordinator

Lacey is a long time Owen Sound Little Theatre member having first joined when she was 11 years old. She has gone on to perform in over 18 OSLT productions, and has also worked backstage in all areas. She has directed four youth productions, including Matilda Jr, as well as camps and electives. She also directed Disney’s Beauty in the Beast in 2022. She has training in dance, vocals and acting. She is so excited to be working with youth in the area to bring them some amazing theatre experiences!

Andie McGuire – Young Company Assistant

Andie is a graduate of OSDSS in Owen Sound and absolutely thrilled to be working with the Roxy Young Company! Andie was vocally trained by Tara Mackenzie for 5 years and you may have seen her in a Choir that Rocks concert, Matilda Jr as Bruce Bogtrotter, Willy Wonka Jr as Phineous Trout, or in Beauty and the Beast with OSLT.

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Roxy Young Company Sponsors

The Roxy Young Company classes would not be possible without the support of our sponsors. Thank you for your continued support of Theatre Programming in Grey Bruce.

The Eva Leflar Foundation https://www.leflarfoundation.com/

The Ontario Trillium Foundation