Performing Arts Youth Academy (PAYA)

About PAYA

The Performing Arts Youth Academy is open to children and teens ages 7-15, and is geared towards students who already have performing arts experience and ability, but all interested students are encouraged to audition. Participants will be selected via the audition process. 

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Students will receive intensive instruction from mentors skilled and experienced in performing arts - theatre arts, music and dance.

The 2020 program will culminate with a matinee and evening performance of the selected show. The performance date will be on July 18, 2020.

Program Details & Audition Information

PAYA is a two-week summer program. The session will run on Monday - Friday mornings, July 6 - 17, with the performance on July 18. Auditions will be held in April 2020. 

All interested students must audition prior to registering for the program. For further information, contact

Welcome to Ghostlight Theatre Ensemble‚Äôs inaugural youth program, Performing Arts Youth Academy (PAYA)! For our 2020 show, we will be producing a showcase of songs about heroes vs. villains! 
Be an actor.
Be a singer.
Be a dancer.
Be a hero.
Be a villain.
Don't miss your chance to audition for this show!