Youth Performance Showcase at the Porch Light Theatre in Glen Rock

Youth Performance Showcase at the Porch Light Theatre in Glen Rock 1Porch Light Theatre will present the YPT Industry Showcase: A Musical Revue, March 9 and 10, 2012. Performances will be held Friday night at 7:00 pm at Porch Light’s Glen Rock location and Saturday, March 10 at 7:00 pm at the Producer’s Club in New York City.

Performed by members of Porch Light’s Youth Performance Troupe (YPT), this musical theatre revue includes a selection of songs from such popular shows as Spamalot, Songs for a New World, Little Women, and RENT, among others. The showcase includes solo and group performances and gives the young talents and opportunity to perform for and receive feedback from industry members including casting directors and Broadway performers.

Directed by Ryan Pifher (Ridgewood), with music directed by Tristian Luysterburg (NYC) and choreography by Gabrielle Salerno (Washington Twp), the production features a talented cast of middle and high school performers. YPT is an audition-based triple threat ensemble currently comprised of 17 students from Ridgewood and Glen Rock. The troupe recently performed at Ridgewood’s Downtown for the Holiday’s tree lighting ceremony and will be performing in the upcoming production 13 The Musical opening at Porch Light in June.

Auditions for the YPT’s 2012-13 season will be held on June 13 and 14.

Tickets for the YPT Industry Showcase: A Musical Revue are on sale now. For tickets, call the box office at 201-857-3520 or visit

Porch Light Theatre is located at 555 Broad Street, Glen Rock, New Jersey.

General Admission tickets are $15.00.

Porch Light produces live theatre, musical theatre training, acting, dance & voice instruction, touring productions and in-school drama programs for children and adults. Now in its third year in Glen Rock, Porch Light has been honored with multiple Perry Award nominations (Best Director, Best Supporting Actor & Actress, Best Youth Actor, Best Original Production, Best Original Musical).

Visit Porch Light’s website for more details and a full season line-up: