Leeds Musical Theatre Choir
Yorkshire's most fun and uplifting 'Community Choir' for Musical Theatre lovers
No experience needed - Everyone from all walks of life welcome - Lifts your mood and great for your mental health
Leeds Musical Theatre Community
If you have a passion for Musical Theatre and a love of singing with others then Leeds Musical Theatre Community Choir is the perfect place for you to come and express yourself, make friends and have an amazing time singing your favourite theatre songs from the stage and screen!
As a member of Leeds Musical Theatre Community Choir you’ll receive the highest quality vocal and choral training along with experiencing the joy of singing with like minded people.
The choirs intentions are simple and made up of two things, Sounding Great! and Feeling Great!
Feel free to check out our videos below of some of the songs and shows we sing.
What you get when you join the Choir
- Weekly Rehearsals on Monday evening 6.00 til 7.00
- Online resources to 'practice at home' including Backing Tracks and Sheet Music
- Vocal and Musical training and from an Award Winning Musical Director
- 3 guaranteed performance opportunities per year. (Typically at the end of each school term with a large combined concert with the professional LMTC and Leeds Musical Theatre Community Choir).
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How much does it cost?
£60 per term (pay upfront for the whole year to receive a reduced rate of £150 for the full year saving £30!)
This fee covers the weekly rehearsals and access to the rehearsal materials. The choir also performs at least 3 time a year, typically at the end of each term with a larger concert at Christmas time with the professional choir and community choir.
Bursaries are available
Do I Need to Audition?
There is no audition process to be apart of Leeds Musical Theatre Youth Choir, just a passion for Musical Theatre and an appetite to grow and learn as a performer.
How often do you rehearse?
Every Monday from 6.00-7.00pm at (Name of School)
Term Time only.
Do I need to be able to read music?
You do not need to be able to read sheet music to be able to join the choir. We do give every member sheet music and lyrics for each song and we teach from these resources but it is not essential to read sheet music. Throughout your time with us though you will slowly learn to read music within the rehearsals, but the focus of the sessions is having fun and sounding great!
Who is in charge of the Choir and the Sessions?
Robert Sanders is an award winning Musical Director, Composer and Arranger based in Leeds. He founded the professional Choir of Leeds Musical Theatre in 2020. Since then Leeds Musical Theatre has grown to include the Youth Choir, Community Choir and has plans to start a Musical Theatre Orchestra and Musical Theatre Youth Orchestra.
Robert has over 10 years experience in professional theatre having worked across the world for the Walt Disney Company. He has had 2 original musicals commissioned and performed in Yorkshire and at the Edinburgh Fringe festival.
He is also fully CRB Checked.