BYTES Theatre Company
Our aim is to provide enriching learning experiences in all aspects of the performing arts for youth on the Sunshine Coast, through workshop, production and performance in an environment which is safe, supportive and inspiring.
To foster a love and appreciation of the Performing Arts and all forms of artistic expression.
For close to two decades, BYTES has provided an opportunity for young people on the Sunshine Coast to perform in their own fully accessible theatre company.
- 18 Years in operation..
- 0ver 170 productions…
- Over 4000 young people have performed…
- Multiple Awards in Play Production, Performance, Script Writing, Direction and Acting on the Queensland Theatre Circuit.
- Our Alumni include graduates from NIDA, WAAPA, VCAE, AIM, QUT, Griffith University’s The CON and USQ
- The BYTE team of teachers care about the students and their development as people and performers.
For 18 years on the Sunshine Coast, BYTE YOUTH THEATRE has offered children aged 5-18 an opportunity to perform onstage gaining real experience in theatrical productions whilst receiving quality training in voice, movement, musical theatre, acting and stage craft.
Our belief in offering young people quality projects, involving classic texts, works of literature and quality musical projects, ensures that our students are recognised at tertiary institutes as creative, intelligent and skilled performers who are well prepared to take their place on the world’s stage.
Our Alumni page features some of our past students who attest to the importance BYTE paid in their lives. Present students have been successful in gaining lead roles with theatre companies on the Sunshine Coast, in Brisbane and professionally and regularly participate in Community Theatre and events. In 2016-2017, one of our students, Eva Murawski was selected as MATILDA for Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Auckland seasons.
BYTES now has a considerable following of patrons who come along to our shows because of the high standard of theatre.