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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 - 17th May 2020 - The Magic of the Musicals SEC, Glasgow - email address above for tickets

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Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year


We are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for The Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year 2020. Closing Date 28 March 2020.

Please email YSMTPoftheYear@yahoo.com for details of the 2020 application process and forms.

Full details of the 2020 Competition can be seen here click here
and for the Entry Form click here.

Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year 2020 will hold preliminary rounds in London and Glasgow:
London:6th April 2020 from 10.30 am at The Delfont Room, Prince of Wales Theatre, Coventry Street
Glasgow:7th April 2020 from 11.00 am at Partick Burgh Hall, 9 Burgh Hall Street

The competition has been a huge success since it was launched in 2012. 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
2019 Ruairidh McDonald - Guildford School of Acting

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 2019
Ruairidh McDonald wins 8th Annual Award. Charlotte Power is runner-up.

2019 Finalists and Judges
Left to right: Billy Differ, Delfont Mackintosh, patron and judge; Ruairidh McDonald, winner; Laura Boyd, STV, and judge; Joseph Houston, Hope Mill Theatre artistic director and judge; Heather Gourdie, finalist; Claire Moore, patron and musical theatre star and judge; Charlotte Power, runner-up; Ciaran Rodger, finalist; Graham Dickie, founder of The Singers Company.

YSMT Performer of the Year is supported by The Dunclay Charitable Trust