Auditions will be held for the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) production of THE PIED PIPER Monday March 5th from 3:40 pm to 5:40 pm. All those auditioning should arrive immediately after school ends and plan to stay for the full two hours. Some of the cast members will be asked to stay for a rehearsal immediately following the auditions.
Among the roles to be cast are the Pied Piper, Sara, the Mayor’s Son and Daughter, the Mayor’s Council, Cooks, Townskids and the troublesome Rats. Students, grades K-6 are encouraged to audition. No advance preparation is necessary. Assistant Directors will also be cast to aid in rehearsals throughout the week, and to take on essential backstage responsibilities. If your child is cast, a $20 participation fee is due after the audition.
There also will be an opportunity to be part of a production crew, run by the PTA, for those interested students who are not cast. Tasks include setting up chairs, folding programs, decorating the school and so on.
The Missoula Children’s Theatre touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery, props and makeup. MCT Tour Actor/Directors will conduct rehearsals throughout the week from 3:40 pm to 8:10 pm each day.
THE PIED PIPER will be presented on Friday, March 9 at 1:30 for students and Saturday, March 10 at 2:00 for family and friends in the Mt. Erie Gym.
For more information, call Silja Shjarback at 588-0866 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.