Lexington Children’s Theatre’s Shooting Stars Youtheatre (SSYT), is made possible by the W. Paul and Lucille C. Little Foundation. LCT’s SSYT Director, Octavia Biggs, focuses on increasing theatre arts exposure and education for young people in Eastern Kentucky’s Rowan and Elliott counties. SSYT provides:

  • Summer Performance Opportunities
  • Theatre Classes
  • In‐School Residencies
  • Family Theatre Nights

If you have questions about SSYT programming please call Octavia Biggs at: 606-783-2759 OR 606-783-2545, ssyt@lctonstage.org, or at PO Box 210 Morehead, KY 40351.

Please email or mail your Theatre School registration forms to: ssyt@lctonstage.org or PO Box 210 Morehead, KY 40351.

All Shooting Stars Youtheatre programming is provided thanks to a generous endowment from the W. Paul and Lucille Caudill Little Foundation.


 

SSYT Classes and Workshops

Alice in Wonderland – Elliott Co.

Elliott County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): July 17-21, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, July 21th 5:30pm
Adkins-Caudill Performing Arts Center

Follow the Shooting Stars Youtheatre as we venture down the rabbit hole and explore the world of Wonderland. Join in our own little tea party while we celebrate an unbirthday every day of the week, but watch out for the Queen of Hearts so she doesn’t show you how to get “A Head” in a game of Croquet.

Please send your child with a sack lunch.
Registration is $10. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Alice in Wonderland – Menifee Co.

Menifee County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): June 12-16, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 16th 5:30pm
Menifee Elementary

Follow the Shooting Stars Youtheatre as we venture down the rabbit hole and explore the world of Wonderland. Join in our own little tea party while we celebrate an unbirthday every day of the week, but watch out for the Queen of Hearts so she doesn’t show you how to get “A Head” in a game of Croquet.

Breakfast and Lunch will be provided
FREE for students thanks to the generous support of the Menifee County Theatre Group & the Family Resource Center

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Detective Squad – Rowan Co. – SOLD OUT

Rowan County Performance Workshop (ages 4 – 6 years old): June 5-9, 2017
2:00pm-5:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 9th 5pm
Morehead State University Breckinridge Hall

Do you have an eye for detail? Looking for a good mystery? Then join the Shooting Stars Youtheatre as we show you how to put your Detective skills to work as we work to crack cases, keep crime off the streets, and put the bad guys behind bars.

Registration is $15. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Goldilocks & the Three Dinosaurs – Rowan Co. – SOLD OUT

Rowan County Performance Workshop (ages 4 – 6 years old): June 5-9, 2017
9:00am-12:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 9th 12pm
Morehead State University Breckinridge Hall

In a twist on a fairy tale classic, the Shooting Stars Youtheatre is delighted to take you on an adventure with Goldilocks as she curiously ventures into the house of a Dino Mom, Dino Dad, and a third Dino who happened to be visiting from Norway.

Registration is $15. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Harry Potter & the Mischievous Dragon – Rowan Co. – SOLD OUT

Rowan County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): June 12-16, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 16th 5:30pm
Morehead State University Breckinridge Hall

Join the Shooting Stars Youtheatre in this magical adventure through the wizarding world of Harry Potter. Learn how to cast spells, create potions, and go on a quest through the halls of Hogwarts to find the Mischievous Dragon in a week full of enchantment and wonder.
Please send your child with a sack lunch.

Registration is $25. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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It’s All About Shakespeare – Rowan Co.

Rowan County Performance Workshop (Middle School and High school): July 10-14, 2017
12:00pm-3:00pm
Sharing: Saturday, July 15th 12pm-4pm
Rowan Co. Arts Center – Moread State University

Throughout history, thousands of playwrights, actors, directors, and artists have based their work on the most famous playwright of all, William Shakespeare. Join the Shooting Stars Youtheatre, Morehead Tourism, and our esteemed guest Professor Greg Carlisle as we learn how it really is all about Shakespeare.

Registration is $15. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Junie B Jones & A Little Monkey Business – Rowan Co. – SOLD OUT

Rowan County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): June 19-23, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 23th 5:30pm
Morehead State University Breckinridge Hall

Join the Shooting Stars Youtheatre and Junie B Jones in finding out if there really is a link between silly monkeys and Junie B’s new baby brother. Maybe Junie B could even bring her little monkey brother to show and tell at school.

Please send your child with a sack lunch.
Registration is $25. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Percy Jackson & the Lightning Thief – Fleming Co.

Fleming County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): June 19-23, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 23rd 5:30pm
Simon Middle School

Zeus’s lightning bolt has been stolen! And he’s blaming his brother Poseidon for the theft! Come help the Shooting Stars Youtheatre and Poseidon’s demi-god son Percy Jackson as we go on a journey through the Half Blood Camp, Medusa’s Garden, The Palace of Hades, and the roof tops of New York to find the lightning bolt and save Olympus.
Breakfast and lunch provided.

Registration is $25. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Peter Pan – Bath Co.

Bath County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): July 17-21, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, July 21st 5:30pm
Owingsville Elementary School

Sprinkle yourself with fairy dust and come fly away with Shooting Stars Youtheatre in this magical tale of a boy who never wants to grow up. Sword fight your way through Neverland as you dance with the Indian tribes, swim with the mermaids and even duel with pirates. OH, NO!!!! Watch out for that crocodile!

Please send your child with a sack lunch.
Registration is $50. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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PETER PAN – Carter Co.

Carter County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): June 5 – 9, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 9th 5:30pm
Tygart Creek Elementary

Sprinkle yourself with fairy dust and come fly away with Shooting Stars Youtheatre in this magical tale of a boy who never wants to grow up. Sword fight your way through Neverland as you swim with the mermaids and even duel with pirates. OH, NO!!!! Watch out for that crocodile!

Breakfast & Lunch will be provided
Registration is $50. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Romeo & Juliet – Rowan Co. – SOLD OUT

Rowan County Performance Workshop (7-12 years old): July 10-14, 2017
9:00am-3:00pm
Sharing: Saturday, July 15th 12:00pm-4:00pm
Rowan County Arts Center

Join Shooting Stars Youtheatre and Morehead Tourism as we reenact the famous love story Romeo & Juliet written by the infamous William Shakespeare. Witness the star crossed lovers try to defy the feud between their families just so they can spend the rest of their lives together.

Please send your child with a sack lunch.
Registration is $25. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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Romp and Stomp with the Bard – Rowan Co. – SOLD OUT

Rowan County Performance Workshop (4-6 years old): July 10-14, 2017
9:00am-12:00pm
Sharing: Saturday, July 15th 12:00pm-4:00pm
Rowan County Art’s Center

Who’s Shakespeare? What did he write? And why is it so important? Join the Shooting Stars Youtheatre and Morehead Tourism as we learn about the famous playwright William Shakespeare and how the plays he wrote keep on inspiring us generations later.

Registration is $15. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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The Hobbit – Rowan Co. – SOLD OUT

Rowan County Performance Workshop (ages 6 and up): June 26-30, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Sharing: Friday, June 30th 5:30pm
Morehead State University Breckinridge Hall

The Shooting Stars Youtheatre is proud to take you on an adventure through the fantastical land of Middle Earth. Our journey will be filled with wonder and excitement as we sneak through the Goblin Kings lair, slay mighty beasts, and negotiate with the infamous dragon Smaug in order to return the King of the Dwarves and his merry band home.

Please send your child with a sack lunch.
Registration is $25. Please make checks payable to Lexington Children’s Theatre

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