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What to expect on Audition day
YMT auditions are for young people aged 11 to 21. Kick-start your career in performing arts and book an audition slot next January or February 2014, for your chance to take part in YMT’s season of new music theatre. YMT productions are two-week projects that take place over the school holidays during July and August 2014.
Workshop auditions are 2.5 hours in length and the following sessions are available.
Session 1: Saturday 22 February 2014 from 9:30am - 12:00pm
Session 2: Saturday 22 February 2014 from 12:15pm - 2.45pm
Session 3: Saturday 22 Febraury 2014 from 3:45pm - 6:15PM
To book, please select an audition workshop slot from the drop-down list below.
The M4 motorway, crossing the Severn Bridge near Bristol, is the major road-link to Cardiff and South Wales. The M4 provides a direct route between Cardiff, Heathrow Airport and London, and is easily accessible from other parts of the UK.
Travelling west on the M4: Leave the motorway at Junction 29, following the A48(M)/A48. Follow signs to the A470/City Centre. The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is situated on the A470 on the right hand side, opposite the neo-classical buildings of the Civic Centre, just before Cardiff Castle.
Travelling east on the M4:Leave the motorway at Junction 32, following the A470 towards the City Centre. The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama is situated on the right hand side, opposite the neo-classical buildings of the Civic Centre, just before Cardiff Castle.
Local and regional bus services (Cardiff Bus 21, 23, 25 and 27) regularly pass the front door of the college as do a range of services on the Stagecoach and National Express network. Buses depart from the main bus terminus in front of Cardiff Central train station.
The nearest local rail station is at Cathays on the Valleys Lines network, while Cardiff Central is the closest mainline station with frequent services operating between Cardiff and all major British cities. A half-hourly service connects Cardiff with London Paddington Station in less than two hours.
Approximate journey times to other cities include: Bristol (50 mins), Birmingham (2 hrs 10 mins), Southampton (2 hrs 30 mins), Manchester (3 hrs), Liverpool (3 hrs).
Book over the phone
If you would like to book your audition directly with one of the YMT team, please call us on: 0844 415 4858.