Entertaining the Shuswap since 1977!

Our Vision

To enrich the lives of community members through diverse and inspiring live entertainment and opportunities for creative dramatic experience.

Musical Youth Summer Theatre (MYST)

This page contains information about our 2020 program. It will be updated as information becomes available about the 2023 version.

We are delighted to once again offer this dynamic, three week summer musical theatre camp for youth, ages 8-16, culminating in a fully-staged production of Seussical Jr., a wonderful adaptation of the beloved works of Dr. Seuss. Our professional instructors will guide you in all aspects of Musical Theatre:

Sets and Costumes

Meet our fabulous instructors, Kelly Coubrough, Lynette Lightfoot, and Chris Iversen

Only accepting 10 JUNIORS (8-12) and 10 SENIORS (13-16) – No Audition Required. We are looking for motivated children and youth who want to learn and are willing to work hard. It will be fun!

Early Bird before June 1: $575 per student
June 1 or later: $625

There may be limited financial help if needed for a child to participate.

Rehearsal Dates:

July 4–22, 2022
Monday–Friday 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
The Nexus at First United Church
5th Street SE at Okanagan Ave


Saturday July 23 at 2:00 and 7:00 pm
Shuswap Theatre
41 Hudson Ave NW


The situation with the Covid 19 virus is constantly changing. If there are any specific Covid measures or restrictions we will let you know closer to the date of the program. The protocol will be sent out to registrants and posted on this website based upon the latest regulations and advice from BC Health. At the time of this writing, audience members are encouraged but not required to wear masks.  For your safety, Shuswap Theatre has installed UV air filters in two of our furnaces. These kill any organic matter that passes through, including, bacteria, viruses and allergens.

Cancellation Policy 
  • A full refund will be issued for registrations cancelled  prior to June 21st.
  • A full refund less a $50 cancellation fee will be issued for registrations cancelled June 21st or later.
  • If Shuswap Theatre is forced to cancel the event for any reason registrants will receive a full refund.

Book by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty & Eric Idle

Based on the Works of Dr. Suess

Seussical Jr. is presented through special arrangement with, and all authorized materials are supplied by
Music Theatre International, New York, NY
(212)541-4684  mtishows.com