We will send you three different material types. Songs to learn, a monologue to be acted out, and a dance routine which will be sent via video and taught step by step. for a principle role, you must provide all three completed auditions. 


After your videos have been reviewed we will send you an email of acceptance to offer you a part. Please do not be disheartened if you are not accepted as we have already had a large number of applications this year and only 150 spaces available. 


If you are selected to be a part of Legally Blonde The Musical Summer Youth Project 2020 you will enter the next stage of auditions, each participant will be grouped into dancing, singing or acting roles.


The production team will look closely at your video submissions and provide you with feedback and critiques. We will send you additional material to learn. If you would like to be considered for a main role which will include speaking and solo singing, principle dancer role, principle singer role or ensemble role please let us know when you submit your second video.



If you have a successful audition and would like to be considered for the lead role, we will send you the material to audition for a specific role in the show. 



Stage four will be an online interview with the production team via a zoom call. You may be asked to sing dance or act any of the material which was learnt in the previous rounds. 


All video submissions will receive audio critiques from our industry professional production team, you will receive constructive critiques to help take your audition to the next level, helpful tips will be given for you to work on when you accept your place when all the show material will be sent out. 



Are you aged 9-22 years?

Do you love to sing, dance and act?

Do you want to work with theatre professionals to put on a full scale musical in just under two weeks? 

The London Dance Company Summer Youth Project is coming back to The Leatherhead Theatre for its second year! Do you want to be a part of our 2 week, summer project?  


August 2020. The aim of Summer Youth Project is to provide up to 150 youngsters aged 9 – 22 with the opportunity to work together in a professional theatre.

The two week project culminates in four performances of a full-

scale musical under the supervision of a highly skilled creative team including a professional Director,Choreographer, Musical Director,  Musicians and Technical team all in just 2 weeks! 

The project provides children & young people with a unique opportunity to take an active interest in the performing arts and is a good foundation for those wishing to further their careers in this field. As well as being actively involved in the arts, it helps our young cast build confidence, develop learning skills, unite with a range of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, have fun in an imaginative and creative environment, and of course, make lots of new friends! 


Summer Youth Project provides a crucial artistic outlet for children during the summer holidays. All auditions, rehearsal and performances will take place in The Leatherhead Theatre.


3rd August - 11th August 2019 at The Leatherhead Theatre Church Street, Leatherhead KT22 8DN


Performances will be from Thursday 13th August - 15th August 2020 consisting of 3 evenings and 1 Saturday matinée. Tickets will be available from The Leatherhead Theatre Box Office telephone number - 01372 365141


The price of the Summer Youth Project 2019 is £300.


This project has been the best two weeks ever. I've made friends for life and it's a great opportunity to work in a professional theatre with an amazing creative team

The Whole team work so hard with the participants. It's been the best chaperoning experience i've ever had, they have created a project that not only educates but creates inseparable friends. Bring on project 2020

My Son had the best two weeks ever! He's really pushed himself and broke boundaries. Despite always performing, this project with its supportive environment has gave him the confidence to go for a principal role next year and push himself even more.