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Achievements 2010


February Talking Heads
Directed by Chrisjohn Hancock Mainstage Apron


March WAIT UNTIL DARK Mainstage
Directed by Judith Boyd


April/May The Shoe-Horn Sonata
Directed by Chrisjohn Hancock Mainstage


May/June CRIMES OF THE HEART Mainstage
Directed by Chrisjohn Hancock

June Bollywood FLASHDANCE Belmore Park

June The Colour Play Mainstage, Caroline Chisholm Court Yard Directed by Chrisjohn Hancock
touring to the FESTIVAL IN PARADISE Venice, Florida USA Representing Australia


September CLOUDSTREET Mainstage
Directed by Chrisjohn Hancock


October Pencil (office chair) & The Circus Firemen mainstage & Foyer
Devised youth theatre production


Nov/Dec THE DEMON BARBER Mainstage
WORLD PREMIERE written by John Spicer
Directed by Chrisjohn Hancock

Other projects undertaken this year include
The Lieder Youth Theatre Company provided clowns, stilters, face painters at many events throughout the community including Australia Day, Goulburn Races, Centro Goulburn, K mart, National Trust, Lilac Time, Youth Week in Crookwell and Taralga, Easter Bunny, Relay for Life, International Day for the Disabled, McHappy Day, Gunning Show and Gunning Fireworks & for the Goulburn Medievalists


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Achievements

2008-
Members of the Lieder Youth Theatre will be out and about during Saturday 9th entertaining the Blue’s crowd in Belmore Park with clowning, street theatre, face painting and stilting. Anyone who would like to try their hand at walking on stilts will be given a chance during the day with assistance from some of the Lieder Youth. These activities have been sponsored by ActewAGL.

2007
Clowning
, stilting, face painting Australia Day, Crookwell Country Fair, Australian Blues Festival, Anglicare, National Youth Week and Goulburn's Festival of Heritage and Roses, Lilac Time Parade

2006
Dancing on Stilts world record - Victoria Park Australia Day
Lion Dancing - for Goulburn's inaugural Chinese New Year Celebrations
Acrobatic Fire Show for Australian blues Music Festival
The Four Little Girls - by Pablo Picasso regional collaboration with CYT, Yass HS and THSPA
Just a Play -by local young writer Kieran Milward - winner at Goulburn Eisteddfod

2005
Acrobatic Fire Show
- attracting a record 1500 spectators over 2 performances
Cop This - commissioned by the State Police Blue Light Department
Exchange & Change - the 2nd Gathering of Regional Youth Theatre people - host/ organiser
Urbs Urbis - Goulburn Eisteddfod, Goulburn Friendship Club Christmas Party, Lieder Xmas Party

2004
Acrobatic Fire Show - Australian Blues Festival
The Gathering - at C Y T - to meet & unite regional youth performing arts groups
Dead One Done - a company-devised show about death & grieving for young people

2003
2 Friendly 4 Words - a company-devised performance project about teenage pregnancy and its impact on rural youth
Acrobatic/Fire Show - a spectacular outside performance incorporating fire with physical theatre, acrobatics and stilts
Forks'n All (a feast for peace) - community arts festival performance at St Saviour's Cathedral
Ubu by Alfred Jarry performed as part of Artstart Festival and LYTC's 10th birthday

2002
Lost on the Lake (devised)- 3 days and nights living and performing on Lake George as part of the Weereewa Festival
I=CAN - touring the Southern Tablelands of NSW and to Smoke Free Burning Boards Youth Theatre Festival in Tuggeranong

2001
Body Slam (devised) - performance and workshop tour project with Theatre Physical, Powerhouse, Shopfront, Pact Youth Theatre companies, ATYP, involving performances at Circular Quay and Hyde Park, Sydney. June - touring to the Street Theatre, ACT as part of Burning Boards Youth Theatre Fest.
Vision of Delight - written by Ben Jonson, performed as part of Artstart celebrations outside at St Saviour's Cathedral

2000
Olympic Torch Relay celebrations
, Goulburn - street performances and 30 stilt walkers
Blow-up workshops with Powerhouse Youth Theatre at Wollongong
Gathering the Dust (devised)- touring to Tuggeranong Arts Centre
Hot Air - touring to Tuggeranong Arts Centre

1999
Express Yourself Regional Youth Theatre Festival - street pageant
Hot Air (devised) - touring to the steps of the Sydney Opera House

1998
Established the Goulburn Youth Council street theatre and devised performances for GRABfest'98
G'Day Mate (devised) - touring to festivals in the Czech Republic & UK

1997
Goulburn Youth Theatre Festival hosted by Lieder Youth Theatre
Hot Chips and Gravy at the Blackhole Café (devised)

1996
GRABfest'96
circus workshops/ performances - stilts & unicycle

1995
Aboriginal Youth Theatre Festival
The Colour Play (devised)- touring to the Street Theatre, ACT
local Aboriginal legend workshops with Matthew Doyle & the Doonooch Dancers

1994
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Rolly's Grave
Still Fires

1993
Goulburn Youth Theatre Festival hosted by Lieder Youth Theatre
The Happy Prince (adapted by the Company)