Lakewood Cultural Center and Missoula Children’s Theatre present
Group auditions for “The Snow Queen” at 4 p.m., Monday, Jan. 21
Children in grades K-12 are welcome to audition; no experience required
Dec. 27, 2018 – An audition will be held for the Missoula Children's Theatre (MCT) original musical adaptation of “The Snow Queen” on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at the Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade are encouraged to audition. No advance preparation is necessary. Those auditioning should arrive promptly at 4 p.m. to register and plan to stay until 6:15 p.m. Some of the cast members will be asked to stay for a rehearsal immediately following the audition. Rehearsals will continue Tuesday through Friday evenings and Saturday morning.
Among the roles to be cast are:
- The Snow Queen, Gerda, Gerda’s Grandma, Gerda’s best friend Kay and Kay’s Grandma.
- The Gardner Woman, Bae the Reindeer and Yeti.
- The Little Robber Girl, Mr. and Mrs. Crow and the Prince and Princess.
- Hobgoblins, Snow Animals, Robbers and Snow Chickens.
Assistant directors ages 10 and older will also be selected from the audition to aid in rehearsals throughout the week and to take on essential backstage responsibilities. The MCT touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery, props and makeup. The $50 registration fee for participation will be assessed only to those children accepted into the program. Limited scholarships are available. Learn more at Lakewood.org/MCTAuditions.
The newly minted cast of “The Snow Queen” will take the stage at Lakewood Cultural Center for two performances at 1 and 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26, and family, friends and neighbors are encouraged to attend. Tickets for the performances start at $5 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Jan. 22 at 303-987-7845, Lakewood.org/LCCPresents or the Lakewood Cultural Center Box Office, 470 S. Allison Parkway (Wadsworth and West Alameda Ave.).
The Lakewood Cultural Center Presents 2018-2019 season is generously supported by the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), a unique funding source serving hundreds of metro Denver arts, culture, and scientific organizations; Colorado Creative Industries; National Endowment for the Arts; and The Denver Post Community.
Posted on: Thursday, December 27, 2018