The Young Columbians a unique and talented performance group consists of a Senior and Junior group which is auditioned based only. It was originally created in 1975 for the bicentennial, this specialized theatrical program teaches our nation’s history to both the performers and the audience through their rousing and timeless performances of Celebrate America, Celebrate Broadway, and the lighhearted Celebrate the Holidays.
The show is a delightful blend of joyous festivity, comedy and nostalgia.
Performance venues have included such prestigious events, as The White House, Wolf Trap, Washington DC Temple, Toby’s Dinner Theatre, Smith Theatre and Merriweather Post Pavilion.
Current Company Members, 2019/2020
Toby Orenstein, Director
Larry Friedman, Associate Director
Todd Twining, Musical Director
Practices every Wednesday, September – May
Howard County Arts Council
8510 High Ridge Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043
5:30 – 7:00 pm Junior Group and 7:00 – 8:30 pm Senior group
Touring Schedule provided first month of class
additional events may be added later
$1200 for year + $15 registration fee…10% discount for early registration
Scholarships are Available
The Original Young Columbians, 1975