The audition for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of The Wiz of the West will be held on April 23, 2012 between 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm in the Multi-Purpose Room. There are roles for students in Kindergarten through Grade 7. Approximately 50-60 students will be cast to appear in the show.
There is no guarantee that everyone who auditions will be cast in the play. Students wishing to audition must arrive by the scheduled starting time and stay for the entire two-hour session. The first rehearsal begins approximately 30 minutes after the audition.
Rehearsals will be conducted every day from 2:45-4:45 pm (younger students) or 5:15 -7:15 pm (older students) in the Muìtì-Purpose Room and/or in the Gym at Heather Park. Although not all cast members will be needed every session, those auditioning must have a elear schedule for the entire week and, if selected, be able te attend all rehearsals required for their role. A detailed rehearsal schedule will be distributed at the conclusion of the auditions. Cast members scheduled for the full 41/2 hours of rehearsal will be asked to bring a lunch, dinner or snack.
The performances will be held on April 27th at 6:00 pm and April 28th at 2:00 pm at Heather Park Elementary. All those cast must be available for all scheduled performances.
Attached here is a pdf version of the permission slip as well as some more information about the theatre group, the show and the cast requirements.