The Homestead Playhouse’s spring production is “Seussical the Musical Jr.” Residents, neighbors and friends are invited to audition for this unique musical as Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life.
A delightful medley of Dr. Seuss stories will transport audiences alongside Horton the elephant as he tries to save the Whos from the evil clutches of Vlad Vladikoff who don’t believe they exist.
“Seussical the Musical Jr.”
Audition signups begin: Tuesday, Jan. 2
Audition workshop: Friday, Jan. 19 | 4 to 5 p.m.
Audition dates: Tuesday, Jan. 23 | 4 to 7 p.m.
Callbacks: Friday, Jan. 26 | 4 to 6 p.m. Only a select few of actors will be asked to return for callbacks.
Performance dates: April 26-28 at 6:30 p.m. | April 29 at 3 p.m.
List of available characters:
The Cat In The Hat
Horton The Elephant
Mayzie La Bird
The Wickersham Brothers
Mr. and Mrs. Mayor
Yertle The Turtle
Audition signups begin Jan. 2 on DCRanch.com. An audition workshop on Jan. 19 will help actors learn how to prepare for the audition process. Open auditions for residents and community members, ages 8 and older, will be held at The Homestead Community Center from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 23, and 5-7p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 25. Some will be asked to return on Friday, Jan. 26 for callbacks. Rehearsals will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4 to 7 p.m. and some Fridays from 4 to 6 p.m. beginning Tuesday, Feb. 6.
*Jr. Company Auditions
Performers ages 5-7 will audition on Thursday, Jan. 25 from 4 to 4:45 p.m. We will cast a small selection of younger performers to have minor roles in the production’s Jr. Company. Rehearsals for Jr. Company is once per week.
For more information contact Arts and Education Coordinator Lindsay Vanegas at 480.538.3542.