The following are auditions at our member theatres. Please visit their websites for more information on their upcoming shows & auditions.
Due to COVID, we encourage you to check with the theatre to see what COVID restrictions are in place at their facility as well as for any last-minute changes.
May 10th 6:00pm-9:00pm (Room 116/118)
May 11th *CALLBACKS* 7:00pm-9:00pm (Room 108/109)
2450 Lincoln Street Highland, IN
July 21-23, 28-30 shows starting at 8 PM
Assistant Director: Megan James
Vocal Director: Courtney Palasz
Friday, July 15, 2022 7:30 PM
Saturday, July 16, 7:30 PM
Sunday, July 17, at 2:00 PM
Lockhart Cobblestone, the shoemaker, has a kind heart but little money in his pocket. Moved by the plight of an old beggar woman, he gives her his last pair of shoes. Then, the fun begins! Out pop five weird, endearing little elves: Mortz, Schwartz, Hazel, Gracie, and Studebaker, who whip up the most fantastic and magical shoes the town of Clankbottom has ever seen.
Cast of Characters
Flexible cast of 15 or so Adults and Children 8 and up are needed.
SNEERELLA TWERM ...............the landlady. This woman is MEAN. She even looks mean.
OLD LADY/FAIRY PRINCESS ..as the old lady, this character is very old, very mysterious. As the Princess, she is everything a beautiful princess should be.
MRS. SNOOTBOTTOM.............a large, huffy, very rich, society woman.
POLICEMAN ..............................your basic everyday policeman.
MAYOR CLANKBATTLE ...........a loud, kind politician.
LORETTA LE POINTE...............a flighty, exotic prima ballerina.
WIDOW PERKINS .....................a tiny, frail old lady, kind and caring.
ZOOM CORRIGAN ....................Olympic runner, very fit, very handsome, and very fast.
EXTRAS AS NEEDED ...............the townspeople
Nothing needs to be prepared. Auditions will include readings from the script.
Rehearsals will be some week nights from 5 - 6 pm and maybe a couple of Saturdays or Sundays, depending on availability of cast.
Contact the director Bonnie Johnson (219) 852-0848
Auditions will be held at Beatniks On Conkey, 420 Conkey Street, Hammond, IN.
Performances at Beatniks On Conkey
420 Conkey St. Hammond, IN 2 blocks east of Hohman Avenue.
"Disney's Beauty And The Beast"
The auditions are open to anyone from anywhere; ages 5 - 99
When: May 23rd, 2022 Open Auditions; 4pm - 8pm
(Makeup Date/Callbacks/Late Auditions May 24th, 2022 times will start at 6 pm)
Where: WHS Auditorium
Who: Any person interested in performing in our summer community production!
Auditions on May 23rd are an open call; come when you can, and you will be moved into a group to rotate through the audition process.
What To Expect/What's Expected Of You:
- Vocal Auditions: Please prepare a song of your choice; that you feel best showcases your voice for the parts you are interested in auditioning for. You will not sing the whole song; so please choose the section that best showcases what you want us to see.
- Dance Auditions: Please come dressed and prepared to dance. You will be taught a section of dance; and will perform it back for us.
-Reading Auditions: Actors interested in lead roles may be asked to read from excerpts from the script; please be prepared to read. We will not have anyone under the age of 13 read for these auditions.
If you have any questions or concerns; please reach out to the producer, Jay Hanaway, through the contact us form on our webpage.
If you cannot attend auditions; but are still interested in being in the production; please reach out to us so we can arrange something.
For more info: https://www.bearcattheatre.org/