Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Serving Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, Renton, Kent, Tukwila, and Seattle, WA: Putting People Downstage Center Since 1966! Our productions, classes, workshops and camps are open to students ages 3 to 22. We are a non-profit youth theatre dedicated to providing professional direction to our young cast members to develop their talents with the backdrop of quality sets, costumes and a live orchestra, to give both the performers and the audience a genuine Broadway musical experience.

Summer Audition Registrations Now Open:

Meet Our Featured Mamma Mia! Production Team Members

Jeff Caldwell (Music Director) returns to Seattle after spending thirteen years in New York City. He played keyboard in the Broadway pit of The Producers, taught in the Drama Division of The Juilliard School, and sang in the chorus at New York City Opera. He was a voice teacher and musical theater class pianist at AMDA, and music directed for NYU's MFA production at the Tisch School as well as class pianist for CAP21. He also directed the North American premieres of Handel's first two operas, Almira and Rodrigo. Here in Seattle he teaches voice privately and is Affiliate Faculty and staff accompanist at the University of Puget Sound. In June and July he returns to the faculty at Orfeo Vocal Arts Academy in Dresden.

Casey Craig (Choreographer) is a local director/choreographer/arts educator based out of Seattle, WA. He has taught and choreographed for several arts organizations throughout the Pacific Northwest, most recently working with Village Theatre, Central Washington University, and the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Casey is currently the Issaquah Institute Manager for the Village Theatre educational department. Performance credits include West Side Story (Baby John, 5th Avenue Theatre - 50th anniversary production), Zanna Don't! (Zanna, Contemporary Classics), Hello Dolly (Barnaby, Village Theatre), The Music Man (Tommy, ART). www.CaseyAdamCraig.com

Show Info:

Announcing Our Summer Show:
Godspell JR.

Performance Dates: June 14 & 15

Tickets and Information: on our Tickets page.

2019 Hi-Lights:

  • Production: Shrek The Musical Auditions 4/25 & 5/2
  • Production: Mamma Mia! Auditions 4/27, 5/4 & 5/6
  • Education: Spring Classes in session
  • Production: Mamma Mia! Auditions 4/27, 5/4 & 5/6
  • Education: Spring Classes in session
  • Production: Spring Recital 6/7
  • Education: Spring Classes in session through 6/8
  • Production: Godspell JR. Opens 6/14
  • Education: Summer Camps begin 6/24
  • Production: Mamma Mia! rehearsals
  • Education: Summer Camps in session
  • Production: Shrek the Musical JR. opens 7/11


DSC Summer: July 2019
Shrek the Musical JR.

Fall MainStage: Sept. 2019
Mamma Mia!

Learn more about the shows and register on our Auditions page.

Classes & Camps:

Spring Classes Registration Open

Check out our Spring 2019 class schedule and register on our Classes page.

Summer Camps Registration Open

View our summer 2019 schedule and register on our Summer Camps page.

2019 Season:

  • January: Once on This Island JR.
  • March: Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS
  • June: Godspell JR.
  • July: Shrek the Musical JR.
  • September: Mamma Mia!

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