Young Performers’ Editions (YPEs) are 60-minute versions of classic musicals developed especially for young actors, and are ideal for elementary schools, junior high schools, afterschool programs and theatre camps. Each YPE license includes a Rehearsal CD and a Performance CD, as well as a Production Guide for teachers. They include age-appropriate orchestrations and choreography, and can be easily expanded to accommodate as many performers as you can fit on the stage.
Our YPE library currently includes the following titles:
Each YPE license includes the following materials:
- 30 Young Performers’ Books, each containing the complete script and all vocal material adapted to the musical range of developing voices.
- 1 Disc Set, consisting of:
1 Sing-Along CD, to help your cast learn the songs.
1 Performance CD, with orchestral accompaniment for your production.
1 Choreography DVD, with simple, effective dance steps and staging for certain songs.
- 1 Piano-Vocal Score, as an additional rehearsal tool.
- 1 Production Guide, complete with background material, directorial pointers, and details on how the show’s production can be incorporated into a school curriculum and how to involve your community at large.