Auditions for ‘Annie’ begin Monday

UPPER SANDUSKY — Auditions will begin next week for the Star Players of Upper Sandusky’s production of “Annie.”

Girls ages 6-12 may attend child auditions at 7 p.m.Monday. All girls must come prepared to sing 90 seconds of a song of their choice; however, the song can not be from “Annie.”

Participants should wear comfortable clothes and secure shoes to participate in a dance audition and may be asked to read from a script. Approximately seven girls will be cast as Annie and her fellow orphans.

Auditions for adult roles will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday and are open to high school students and older. Many lead, character and chorus roles are available. Those auditioning for adult roles must also bring 90 seconds of a prepared song not from the musical and be prepared to participate in a dance audition.

A canine audition will be held at 6 p.m. May 1 for the role of Sandy. Large breeds are preferred and the dog must be able to walk across the stage without a trainer, be able to stop on a mark, and interact well with young children.

All auditions will take place at the Star Theatre, 121 W. Wyandot Ave., Upper Sandusky.

Rehearsals begin May 1 and will be held three to four nights a week, depending on the role.

The production will be staged June 23-25 and June 30 through July 2. It will be directed by Vicki McClurkin, with Matthew J. Armstrong as music director and Timothy Sherman as choreographer.

For more information, contact the Star Players on their Facebook page at The Star Theatre – Home of the Star Players.



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