Our grateful thanks to Arts Taunton and Tyca Youth Festival for allowing us to share some of the performances of young people in 2020 for your entertainment. Some of their relatives are Rotarians. And, it is inspiring to see how many interpret Caring for our World - see Message in a Bottle, Blue Weasel and spoken word in particular.
Young Taunton based composer JJ Hathaway, seized the opportunity to create a specially commissioned film and music score for Tyca 2020.
This concert style evening features talented young singers from Minehead based Fusion Young Performers and Taunton based Centre For Young Musicians. They will be performing solos from musicals old and new including Sweeney Todd, West Side Story, Wicked, Shrek, My Fair Lady and more. Accompanied by Keith Jones on the piano this is an evening not to be missed, full of stunning performances.
Taunton School Saturday Enrichment programme draws in young people from all schools in Taunton to take part in a programme of enrichment activities held at Taunton School.
The aim is to provide quality fun and inspiring opportunities for children who genuinely wish to develop their skills.
The latest project is made specially for Tyca Festival using the theme of 2020: A Vision for the Future. They present a play with songs and dances - Message in A Bottle by Darren Riggs
Nearly 30 million plastic bottles are thrown away in the UK. Unfortunately over half of them are not put into recycling and end up in landfill, the sea or on our beaches. So whose responsibility is this ? Can we as individuals really help find a solution?
Travel to a beach in Somerset with our intrepid young actors and find out what we can all do to play our part.
Tyca (Taunton Youth Culture and Arts) Festival in collaboration with Blue Weasel
The Rotary District 1200 Conference has some incredible speakers for you this year - don't miss your chance!