The Baton Rouge Little Theater (BRLT) recently added a Young Actors program. The purpose of the program is to:
- teach, create, and nurture the artistic development of young people ages 7 to 18 through performance opportunities of the highest quality
- focus on classics of musical theatre that have been specifically developed for young people to perform for general audiences
- designed as a 10-week class and rehearsal setting, this opportunity will develop and enhance lifelong skills as well as foster a love of theatre for the audiences of tomorrow
The program will begin with a production of Fiddler on the Roof, Jr. (music by Jerry Bock, book by Joseph Stein, and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick). Fiddler on the Roof, Jr.