The key ingredient to making this project a success will be local young people’s passion and commitment. In return they will have the opportunity to develop and learn alongside a West End creative team which will relocate to Batley for the duration of the project. It is our hope that every school, every college, every community, every ability, faith and gender will play a role in this exciting project, and extensive outreach has been undertaken to ensure the widest possible representation from the local area.
Your donation will help us ensure that access really is for all. Sponsor the production and become a key player within this inspiring ensemble cast. In return, we’ll send you thank you messages from our young participants, regular updates from the rehearsal room, and of course an invitation to ‘Hear the People Sing’ in Les Misérables this August.
Once the summer project is over, the intention is for the newly created Batley & Spen Youth Theatre Company to operate beyond this inaugural event. With the support of local teachers and practitioners the legacy of ‘Hear the People Sing’ will be a positive and lasting influence on the communities of West Yorkshire, with an ambition to:
To talk further about broader sponsorship opportunities around this project, whether at headline level or with regard to in-kind donations, contact Donna Munday on firstname.lastname@example.org or 07970 630229.