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Singers Company in Rehearsal, 2016

The Singers Company, seen above in rehearsal at the SECC, was founded in 1996 by Graham Dickie as a chorus singing a wide variety of music from all areas of the musical spectrum. In 2012 The Singers Company launched the open competition for Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year.

New members are always welcome. Auditions are held on rehearsal nights - Tuesday evenings between August and May. Contact the company using the email address at the top of the page if you are interested.

Our Next Concerts - 19th May 2019 - The Magic of the Musicals SEC, Glasgow - email address above for tickets

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Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year


31st May 2019 - Watt a Celebration Trades Hall, Glasgow - Book tickets through Eventbrite.

We are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for The Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year 2019. Closing Date 31 March 2019.

For full details of the 2019 Competition click here
For Entry Form click here.

Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year 2019 will hold preliminary rounds in London and Glasgow:
London: The Delfont Room, Prince of Wales Theatre, Coventry Street - Friday 19th April from 10.30am
Glasgow: Partick Burgh Hall, 9 Burgh Hall Street - Saturday 20th April from 11.00am.

The competition has been a huge success over the last several years. Last year alone, over a dozen UK colleges and universities for the performing arts were represented and we are looking forward to another exciting year.

Previous winners
2012 Jennifer Neil - London School of Musical Theatre
2013 Ronan Burns - Arts Educational
2014 Mari McGinlay - Guildford School of Acting
2015 Izuka (Chantelle) Hoyle - Arts Educational School
2016 Beth Robb Adams - Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
2017 Chiara Sparkes - Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
2018 Ryan Kopel - Mountview Academy of Performing Arts

On behalf of the YSMT Performer of the Year, thank you in anticipation of your support and we look forward to hearing lots of young talented Scottish performers.

PRESS RELEASE May 2018
Ryan Kopel wins 7th Annual Award. Rachel McFadyen is runner-up.

2018 Finalists and Judges
Left to right: Graham Dickie, founder of The Singers Company; Billy Differ, Delfont Mackintosh; Rachel McFadyen, runner-up; Claire Moore, patron and musical theatre star; Ryan Kopel, winner; Stephen Whitson, Associate Director 42nd Street and Hamilton; Janice Forsyth, radio presenter; Ruairidh McDonald, finalist; Megan McKenzie, finalist.

YSMT Performer of the Year is supported by The Dunclay Charitable Trust and Trinity College London