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Goodspeed Musicals is holding auditions for child actors for “A Wonderful Life” – East Haddam, CT

Casting Call Details:
Calling all children! Here’s your chance to join a professional acting company.

Goodspeed Musicals is holding auditions for local Non-Equity child actors (BOYS between ages 7-10 and GIRLS between ages 6-11) for its upcoming production of A Wonderful Life.

Auditions will be held on Saturday, May 9th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the McMillian Rehearsal Studio in East Haddam, Conn.

Auditions are for the three Bailey children and their understudies.

Tommy – 9 years old – Bossy and strong-willed – believes it’s important to get things “right” if you’re going to do them. Seeking a confident young actor; with a strong speaking and singing voice.

Beth – 10 years old – Also bossy and strong-willed, and an able foil to her brother. Seeking a confident young actress; with a strong speaking and singing voice. The ability to play an autoharp would be welcomed.

Zuzu – 7 years old – Experiences the beauty of the world fully, and believes her Dad is capable of anything. In the dictionary, next to “precious” is a picture of her. Seeking a young, very honest actress who has a strong speaking and singing voice.

All auditions are by appointment only. Appointments may be made starting immediately. Please call Company Management at (860) 873-8664, ext. 387, Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm.

Interested performers should prepare one short song. Bring a resume, photo and sheet music. Music must be legible and in the proper key (no lead sheets please). An accompanist will be provided. You will be given a side to prepare in advance of the audition.

Candidates must be available for rehearsals, August 18th – September 17th, and performances, September 18th – December 6th. Rehearsals and performances occur in East Haddam, Conn.

Performers of all ethnicities are strongly encouraged to audition.

Under the leadership of Executive Director, Michael Gennaro, Goodspeed Musicals is dedicated to the preservation, development and advancement of musical theatre. Goodspeed produces three musicals each season at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn., and additional productions at The Norma Terris Theatre in Chester, Conn., which was opened in 1984 for the development of new musicals. The first regional theatre to receive two Tony Awards (for outstanding achievement), Goodspeed also maintains The Scherer Library of Musical Theatre and The Max Showalter Center for Education in Musical Theatre. Goodspeed gratefully acknowledges the support of United Airlines, the official airline of Goodspeed Musicals, and official auto sponsor Hoffman Audi. Goodspeed is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Developmentwith support from the Connecticut Office of the Arts.

Project: “A Wonderful Life”
Location: East Haddam, CT
Audition Date: May 9th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Casting Categories: Musical Theater, Kids Auditions

All auditions are by appointment only. Appointments may be made starting immediately. Please call Company Management at (860) 873-8664, ext. 387, Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm.

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