AUDITIONS

 
Thank you for your interest in auditioning for Stages Theatre!

AUDITIONS AT STAGES


We typically audition youth ages 10-18 for our productions. Adult actor auditions will be posted as needed. We begin taking audition appointments 2 weeks prior to the audition dates listed below. Auditions, rehearsals & performances are held at Stages Theatre Company, located in the Hopkins Center for the Arts, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins 55343.

Please contact our Audition Coordinator Emily Sullivan by emailing esullivan@stagestheatre.org about any accommodations you may need for your upcoming audition with us. We are happy to provide materials in advance, large print scripts, or other requests as needed. Just ask!
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OUR MISSION: Stages Theatre Company is committed to the enrichment and education of children and youth in a professional theatre environment that stimulates artistic excellence and personal growth.
STATEMENT OF INCLUSION: Stages Theatre Company is dedicated to creating a space where diverse opinions, courageous dialogue, and local, national, and international community engagement is not only valued, but vital to our shared artistic and educational success. We make this pledge in the hope of curating a welcome home for all.
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UPCOMING AUDITIONS

Announcing Auditions for
Roald Dahl’s
MATILDA THE MUSICAL, JR.


Directed by Sandy Boren-Barrett and JC Lippold

Learn more about the show!

SEEKING: Youth actors ages 10-18.

We seek a diverse cast and encourage actors of all ethnicities, cultures, gender identities, socioeconomic status and (dis)abilities to audition.



Accessibility Memo:
We encourage you to contact us at auditions@stagestheatre.org about any accommodations you may need for your upcoming audition. We are happy to provide materials in advance, large print scripts, or other requests as needed.



WHAT TO PREPARE: For Roald Dahl’s MATILDA THE MUSICAL, JR., Actors should prepare a song of 1-2 minutes to be sung acapella (without accompaniment). Please dress for movement. A short dance will be taught at the audition.

LOCATION: All auditions, rehearsals and performances forRoald Dahl’s
MATILDA THE MUSICAL, JR. will take place at Stages Theatre Company, located in the Hopkins Center for the Arts, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN.

AUDITION DATES:
Monday, 2/19/24 and Tuesday 2/20/24 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
CALLBACK DATES: Wednesday 2/21/24



REHEARSAL DATES: 3/11/2024 - 4/18/2024 -
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PERFORMANCE DATES: 4/19/24 - 5/19/2024
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Auditions are by appointment only.

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Health & Safety Statement: At this time masks will be optional for auditions and rehearsals.



 






2023-2024 AUDITION DATES

Check back closer to audition dates for complete details.
*Dates are subject to change.

Roald Dahl’s Matilda - The Musical JR.
AUDITIONS: 2/19/24-2/20/24
CALLBACKS: 2/21/2024
REHEARSALS: 3/11/2024 - 4/18/2024
PERFORMANCES: 4/19/2024 - 5/19/2025

Disney’s Finding Nemo JR.
AUDITIONS: 4/22/24-4/24/24
CALLBACKS: 4/25/2024
REHEARSALS: 5/13/2024 - 6/20/2024
PERFORMANCES: 6/21/2024 - 8/4/2024

The Dandelion Seed
AUDITIONS: 5/20/24-5/21/24
CALLBACKS: 5/22/2024
REHEARSALS: 6/24/2024 - 8/5/2024
PERFORMANCES: 8/7/2024 - 8/25/2024





ABOUT STAGES THEATRE COMPANY

Stages Theatre Company was founded in 1984 and has since grown to become the second-largest nonprofit theatre for young audiences in Minnesota.

We believe that the arts are fundamental to child development and overall quality of life, and that every individual, regardless of economic circumstances, geography, or ability, should be able to enjoy the joy, wonder, and benefits of participation in the theatre arts.



OUR MISSION


Stages Theatre Company is committed to the enrichment and education of children and youth in a professional theatre environment that stimulates artistic excellence and personal growth.

OUR INCLUSION PLEDGE


Stages Theatre Company is dedicated to creating a space where diverse opinions, courageous dialogue, and local, national, and international community engagement is not only valued but vital to our shared artistic and educational success. We make this pledge in the hope of curating a welcome home for all.


ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT


Stages Theatre Company is committed to addressing barriers that can restrict participation to our performances and programming. We believe that every individual should be able to access the joy, wonder, and benefits of participation in the theatre arts. We are working towards a future beyond compliance- toward a fully inclusive environment where all programs and performances are accessible to all. LEARN MORE

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