Titus Schroen (16 years old) from Brecht is a name to remember. Also this weekend, he will be starring as guitarist Zack in the popular musical school of rock by Andrew Lloyd Webber. It will run until November 21 at Zuiderpershuis in Antwerp.
In real life, he plays the piano on the musical guitar. “I don’t really play guitar, but I trained to hold the ukulele so it sounds real to the audience,” admits the young music star from Brecht.
With his role as Zack in the great Broadway musical school of rock From 2016 by the famous Andrew Lloyd Webber, It’s Over the Moon. “This is the best role I’ve played so far. I can totally enjoy it swinging on stage is really a thing for me. I love dance.“
Schrooyen already crawled into the skin correct Musical DVD 40-45 From Studio 100 and Alex in Music Joan Foster About a boy who is placed in foster care. “I am very happy with the guitarist role in rock music. Music school of rock I knew it well already, I listened to it a lot.”
Andrew Lloyd Webber
The Singing Factory brings this musical to our country for the first time. Since its premiere in 2016, it has not been shown outside of the United Kingdom or the United States. To do this, The Singing Factory negotiated with Andrew Lloyd Webber The Really Useful Group for about a year and a half. Signed by MNM presenter Wanne Synnave for translation and directing.
Music based on the movie school of rock From 2003 and tells the story of Dewey Finn, an unemployed rock singer and guitarist who impersonates his best friend and mentor Ned Schnebly. However, he is under the control of his girlfriend Patti Di Marco. Dewey ends up at a prestigious school, where Rosalie Mullins rules. When Dewey discovered the musical talent of his students, he decided to form a rock band with them and take part in the gang battle.
The Flemish audience also loves music. “The response was great. As the end nears, the audience is just going crazy. It’s great fun, it gives an extra boost. That way you’re more motivated to give your best on stage every time.”
Titus Schroen is determined to pursue a musical career. He combines his musical theater training at Fifth Secondary School at Heilig Graf in Turnhout with musical theater training in Tilburg. “I also take private lessons in singing and playing the piano.” If it depends on Titus, we will hear from him.