Join the Team – Deadline May 16th

High School Graduates please click here to apply for our Internship program. 8th – 12th graders read below.

All cast members must be in 8th through 12th grade during the upcoming school year AND at least 13-years-old by August 1st of the upcoming year.

To join the cast you must complete the YQL Cast Experience including…

Step 1 – Application
Step 2 – Cast Placement: Interview and Audition
Step 3 – Cast Retreat (by invitation only)

Step 1 – Application

Option 1
Complete the first part of the application online by clicking this LINK (online applications close May 16th). You will still need to download a signature page by clicking HERE to complete the parent release and pastor recommendation component (link is also available at end of online application.) Once signed, the signature page can be mailed to YQL or can be brought to the Cast Placement on May 18th. More info can be found on the application.

Option 2
Download a paper application by clicking HERE. These applications can be mailed to YQL prior to May 11th or can be brought to the Cast Placement on May 18th. More information can be found on the application.

Option 3
Pick up a paper application at the March, April or May Shows.

*Applications are the same for both returning and new YQL cast members.

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Step 2 – Cast Placement: Interview and Audition

Cast Placement Details: Cast Placement will be held on Saturday, May 18th at Redeemer Church (190 South Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082) from 1:00pm-4:00pm.
All applicants must attend the entire 3 hours.

Audition Requirements

DRAMA TEAM: Please bring a short 30-45 second monologue. In the past, people have brought in excerpts from Disney movies. Costumes welcome but not required.

TECH TEAM: Work behind the scenes and help with lights, sound, cameras, stage setup, create props and videos, etc.

DANCE TEAM: Please wear modest clothing including a leotard, tights, dance pants, and t-shirt. Please prepare a 30-second choreographed piece to audition with. We will have a speaker ready to play music from your phone, but please make sure the song is also downloaded onto your device in the case of technology issues.

WORSHIP TEAM: We are auditioning for musicians and singers. Keys and drums will be provided, otherwise please bring in your instrument. Please note that while we have many exceptional musicians & vocalists who audition for the worship team, there are limited spots available for this part of the YQL team. Please prepare your part to ALL four songs on the playlist in the link provided. We will have the tracks for you to play along with on the day of placement. Click HERE for the songs we will be playing.

Step 3 – Cast Retreat
Info will be given upon completion of steps 1 & 2 for those accepted into the cast.

If you have any questions regarding any of the above steps, please feel free to email