The First Act Musical Theatre Troupe is a select group of performers with strength in acting, dance, and/or vocals who represent First Act Theatre Arts  out in the community and at specialized performances. Students audition for the group late summer. For the 24/25 season, the MT Troupe will be traveling to attend and compete at JTF Atlanta in January as well as perform in community events in the spring and early summer.

2024-2025 Audition Date: 8/3/24 from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

2024-2025 Cost: $1400 (Includes Troupe Fee + JTF Cost)  *JTF Travel Not Included*

Questions about MT Troupe? Contact Hillary Talken at or Jana Latchaw Milbourn at

MT Troupe Eligibility Requirements

Members of the First Act Musical Theatre Troupe must meet the following requirements:

  • Be between the ages of 10-18
  • Be able to financially support all their individual troupe cost and travel requirements
  • Attend weekend rehearsals and all mandatory rehearsals for JTF Atlanta

2023-2024 Troupe Members

Jacob Banman

Savannah Beaman

Jillian Bosch

Meghan Churchill

Mya Evans

Evie Fisher

Brielle Hunt

Charlie Lynn

Jeremiah Okken

Rachel Pishny

Lilly Robertson

Mary Rosa

Rowan Sopher

Melody Steffen

Kaitlyn Talken

Jadyn Valentine

Boston Woodward

TROUPE DIRECTORS: Hillary Talken & Jana Latchaw-Milbourn

Performances and Events

9/16: Shawnee Town Arts & Craft Fair 

10/15: Worlds of Fun Performance at 11:00 AM

4/13: Cocktails & Cabaret

6/21-6/24: Chicago Performance Trip

*more events to be added

Want the First Act Musical Theatre Troupe to perform at your event? Contact us below for booking!