Entries by Jonathan King

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Meet Ellie Lentz, Playing Judas in Godspell

Award-Winning Actor Returns to MSYT Godspell, Main Street Youth Theatre’s upcoming musical, stars Ellie Lentz in the supporting role of Judas. Lentz has starred in other recent MSYT productions, including This is Our Story: MSYT 20th Anniversary Celebration and The Wizard of Oz. She most recently starred as Sharpay Evans in MSYT’s production of High School […]

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Meet Grant Grace, Playing Jesus in Godspell

Godspell Lead is No Stranger to MSYT Godspell, Main Street Youth Theatre’s upcoming musical, stars Grant Grace in the lead role of Jesus. Grace has acted in other recent MSYT productions, including Grease and The Wizard of Oz. He most recently directed MSYT’s production of Mulan Jr. in February. “Grant is humbled to be portraying Jesus […]

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Meet Phil Harris, Director of Godspell

Veteran Director Brings Wealth of Experience to Godspell Godspell is coming to Main Street Youth Theatre in November, with Phil Harris in the Director’s chair. Most recently, Phil directed The Music Man for MSYT in 2017. Phil came to the Low County from the Washington, DC, suburbs where he directed over 30 shows and received Best […]

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Sun City Barbershop Chorus Acting Opportunity

Seeking Teen Actors for Sun City Chorus Event The Sun City Barbershop Chorus is hosting a concert October 12 combined with the Lighthouse singers from Hilton Head and guest quartets. The Chorus is seeking teens (4 boys, 2 girls) to play characters from Happy Days TV show.  They would serve as announcers for the chorus […]

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Rhythm of the Night

Calling All Singers 15 and Older for Rhythm of the Night! The Hilton Head Ballroom dance studio is holding auditions September 12 for singers 15 years old and up for their October 26 showcase – Rhythm of the Night. Singers will be required to sing with tracks on top of the original singer. They are […]

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Meet the Cast of High School Musical!

Daniel Harrington (Troy Bolton) Daniel is a rising senior at HHCA and is thrilled to be taking the stage as Troy Bolton in High School Musical. Past performances include Doody in MSYT’s production of Grease and HHCA’s productions of The Sound of Music (Captain Von Trapp), G2K, Once Upon a Mattress (Sir Harry),  Aladdin Jr. (Aladdin), and Guys & Dolls (Society […]

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Meet the Creative Team Behind High School Musical!

Michelle McElroy – Director Michelle McElroy is excited to be returning to the MSYT family after directing Grease in 2018 and All Shook Up in 2016. She is the theatre director at HH Christian Academy where favorite credits include: The Little Mermaid (2019), The Sound of Music (2018 voted Broadway World South Carolina’s Best Non-Professional Musical), […]

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The Main Street Youth Theatre Presents “Disney’s High School Musical”

The Main Street Youth Theatre is heading to high school this summer with “Disney’s High School Musical.” Based on the popular Disney movie, this high-energy production features Troy, Gabriella and the students of East High dealing with issues of first love, friends and family while balancing their classes and extracurricular activities.  If you aren’t familiar […]

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Hollywood Acting Workshop with Tara Bianco

MSYT will be hosting working actor Tara Bianco as she brings her Hollywood Acting Workshop to Hilton Head on June 15! Tara grew up on the Island, and performed in multiple musicals at both MSYT and the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. She is now located in Los Angeles and is a working actor, as well […]

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Help Us Choose Our 2020 Musicals!

Hey MSYT fans! Main Street Youth Theatre is asking you for suggestions for shows you’d like us to consider producing for our 2020 Season. We usually produce three musicals in a year with the following format: The Spring show is primarily cast with young children The Summer is primarily cast with high school and college […]