Stage One Youth Theatre

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About Stage One Youth Theatre

Stage One is one of the region’s largest youth theatre groups, with a cast of over 50 boys and girls ranging in ages from 9 through to 18. Their 2017 production of Footloose was awarded an Accolade for Excellence by the National Operatic and Dramatic Association and their 2018 show, West Side Story, was short listed for a South-East Regional Award.

Stage One's upcoming show is We Will Rock You (young@part), New Theatre Royal Portsmouth 28-30 May 2020. Tickets are on general sale from New Theatre Royal Portsmouth. Call the box office on 02392 649000 or go to Stage One is always keen to recruit new members; to find out more, please visit our website

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WE WILL ROCK YOU (young@part) - New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth (28-30 May 2020)

Stage One Youth Theatre Group present We Will Rock You young@part.

Packed with the music of Queen this musical, written by Ben Elton, will blow your mind. Stage One, an award winning amateur youth theatre company, has been producing first class musicals for 40 years. Now the talented cast are coming to the New Theatre Royal to present this smash hit musical. It is the story of young rebels as they restore rock'n'roll in a post-apocalyptic world. WE WILL ROCK YOU young@part is a musical for our time; a fist-pumping, foot-stomping anthem to individuality.

Tickets: £14 Adults; £13 Children/Concessions; £52 Family ticket

Book Tickets:

Box Office: 023 9264 9000 or

“WE WILL ROCK YOU Young@Part” is presented through special arrangement with and all authorised performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW), 122-124 Regent Street, 5th floor, London W1B 5SA.
28 May 2020 at 7:30pm
until 30 May 2020 at 9:30pm
New Theatre Royal
Guildhall Walk

We Will Rock You - Workshop and Auditions

Stage One Youth Theatre is recruiting for its next show, We Will Rock You (young@part), which will be performed at New Theatre Royal Portsmouth. Boys and girls aged 12-17 are invited to attend a free workshop at Mayfield School on Friday 15 November 7-9pm. Auditions to join Stage One will be held at St Wilfrid's Church (George St, Portsmouth PO1 5RT) on Sunday 17 November 2-4pm. Further details at:; or email:

High School Musical - Ferneham Hall, Fareham (31 October to 2 November 2019)

Stage One Youth Theatre return with one of Disney's best loved teenage musicals - fun for all the family!Disney’s High School Musical on Stage! centres on the blossoming relationship between Troy, a high school jock, and Gabriella, the new smart girl at school. They meet on a family vacation and become attracted to each other while singing in a karaoke competition.

Rediscovering each other at school, their relationship and their surprise decision to audition together for the school show are thwarted by the school’s current leading lady, Sharpay, and Troy and Gabriella’s well-meaning friends.

Finally, Gabriella and Troy find a way to be themselves and are rewarded with the lead roles in the school show. Full of catchy songs and exciting dance routines, Disney’s High School Musical on Stage! explores issues of friendship, first love, and acceptance.

Dates & timesThu 31 October 7:30 PM

Fri 1 November 7:30 PM

Sat 2 November 7:30 PM

Ticket prices£13

Under 16/Over 60 £11.50

Further details: or Contact the Box Office on 01329 231942.
31 Oct 2019 at 7:30pm
until 02 Nov 2019 at 7:30pm

Stage One Youth Theatre recruiting now for High School Musical

Stage One Youth Theatre, a Portsmouth based theatre company established in 1980, are currently recruiting for members to join their cast for their next and future productions. High School Musical will be on stage at Ferneham Hall in Fareham in October 2019, complete with live band and professional technicians. We are looking for boys and girls aged 11-18.

Stage One rehearses weekly at Mayfield School on Friday nights. A workshop and auditions to join will be held in early March. If you are interested or know someone who maybe please contact us: 02392 641208 or via Facebook
08 Mar 2019 at 7:00pm
until 08 Mar 2019 at 9:00pm