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Our Next Production
SYD Presents at Sawston Youth Centre:
"West Side Story"

12th - 15th Feb 2014.

Founded in 1969 and presenting a major musical every February, Sawston Youth Centre Drama Group, now known as Sawston Youth Drama (SYD), celebrated 40 years of productions in 2010 with a production of Oklahoma this having been the first show performed back in 1970.

The aims of SYD are to give Young People an opportunity to develop skills in all aspects of musical theatre, on-stage, back stage, front of house and in the pit.

Playing to sell out audiences, the 2010 production of "Oklahoma" the groups 40th annual February show, involved over 80 young people in the cast, orchestra and stage crew.

Testament to the success of the group is that over the years more than 1000 young people have been involved in over 45 major productions, numerous variety shows and charity concerts, entertaining audiences totaling over 50,000

If you're aged 14 to 23 have an interest in any aspect of musical theatrical production then come along and join the fun.

For further information regarding the group visit the official website at sawstonyouthdrama.com.


SYD Main Productions to Date
1970
Oklahoma
1971
West Side Story
1972
Carousel
1973
Oliver
1974
The Pajama Game
1975
Half a Sixpence
The Young Ones
1976
Fiddler on the Roof
The Young Ones
(USA and Canada)
1977
The Music Man
Oklahoma
(open air)
1978
My Fair Lady
1979
West Side Story
1980
Calamity Jane
The Boy Friend
(Sawston and USA)
1981
Sound of Music
1982
Guys and Dolls
1983
Paint Your Wagon
1984
Finians Rainbow
1985
Fiddler on the Roof
1986
Carousel
The Young Ones
1987
Oliver
1988
Bye Bye Birdie
Dracula Spectacular
1989
Pajama Game
Jesus Christ Superstar
1990
Oklahoma
1991
Guys and Dolls
1992
The Boy Friend
The Young Ones
1993
Calamity Jane
1994
Charlie Girl
1995
West Side Story
25th Anniversary
1996
The Young Ones
Follies
1997
Annie
1998
Joseph
1999
Guys and Dolls
General Mickey
2000
Oklahoma
2001
General Mickey
The Boy Friend
2002
West Side Story
2003
Me and My Girl

2004
My Fair Lady

2005
Carousel

2006
Guys and Dolls

2007
The Music Man
Cracked

2008
Joseph
Cracked
(Edinburgh Festival)
2009
The Boyfriend
2010
Oklahoma
40th Anniversary
2011
Fiddler on the Roof
2012
The Pajama Game
2013
South Pacific

2014
West Side Story


School years 8 & 9, SYD Juniors is just for you. Formed in 2003 and run by members of the SYD team, SYD Juniors offers opportunities for younger people to be involved.
Interested? Visit the official website at sawstonyouthdrama.com

SYD Juniors Most Recent Production
SYD Juniors Present at Sawston Youth Centre:
"Thouroughly Modern Millie"

May 2013.

SYD 7s Ten sessions of Drama, Music and Dance in the autumn term followed by a summer term production.

SYD 7s Most Recent Production
SYD Juniors Present at Sawston Youth Centre:
"Peter Pan"

July 2013.

STC Sawston Theatre Company is an adult (18+) musical theatre group. Recently set up by a group of adults who had all formerly been members of Sawston Youth Drama. The group performed 'Kiss me Kate' in July 2012. For more information visit the official website at sawstonyouthdrama.com.


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