This year’s Missoula Children’s Theatre production is Rapunzel. Auditions are set for Monday, November 28, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the St. Lawrence School gymnasium.
“All students -kindergarten through seniors- are encouraged to audition,” stated organizer Amy Thue. “No preparation is required. Those auditioning should arrive at 3:30 p.m. and plan to stay the full two hours. Some of the cast will be asked to stay for a rehearsal immediately following the audition.”
Roles to be cast include: Rapunzel, the Princes, Madame Gothel, Rapunzel’s parents, the Wood Elves, Ears of Corn and a Potato, Unicorns, Pixies, Gremlins, Billy Goat Gruff, a Troll, Three Bears, a Beaver, Ogres and Mushrooms. Assistant directors will also be selected to assist with technical aspects of the production.
The Missoula Children’s Theatre touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery, props, and makeup. MCT Tour Action/Directors will conduct rehearsals that week from 3:30 to 8 p.m. each day. Performances are scheduled for Friday, December 2, at 1:15 and 7 p.m.
For more information, call Thue at 605-230-0477. Rapunzel is part of the Missoula Children’s Theatre’s unique international touring project and is presented in Milbank by the Whetstone Arts Council.