Auditions: "The Secret Garden"
Auditions for “The Secret Garden,” the 2013 production of Missoula Children’s Theatre, will be held from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Wy’east Middle School performing arts center.
Rehearsals will be held Feb. 26-March 1, from 3:30-7:30 p.m.
Performances will be March 2 at the performing arts center, at 2:30 and 5 p.m.
Those auditioning should plan to stay for the full two hours. Some of the cast members will be asked to stay for a rehearsal until 7:30 p.m. immediately following the audition.
Among the roles to be cast are Mary Lennox, Martha Sowerbury, Dickon Sowerbury, Colin Craven, Archibald Craven, Ayah/Bilge Rat/Captain, Mrs. Medlock, Doctor Craven, Ben Weatherstaff, Robin Redbreast, the Bugs that Rock, the Canadian Geese, the Moor Folk, the Fireflies and the Secret Garden. All students in grades 1-12 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.
The cost is $40; register through Community Ed, 541-386-2055 or www.hrcommunityed.org. Several scholarships are available.
For more information, call Jessica Metta at 541-387-3872.