The Young People's Theatre will hold open auditions from noon to 5pm on Jan. 4 for their March performances of Shrek. Children ages 8-18 are needed for a variety of roles.
The auditions will be held at the Donald D. Shook Fine Arts Building at St. Charles Community College, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in Cottleville.
Auditions will consist of solo, dance, and readings. Students will need tap or jazz shoes as they will be taught a dance for the audition. Actors will also need to prepare a short song or cutting of a Broadway musical piece to perform with music.
The cost for actors who are chosen is $125.
Shrek will be performed at various times March 21-23, and 28-29. For more information visit the Young People's Theatre website.
O'Fallon TheatreWorks is will also hold auditions for Twelve Angry Jurors, at noon on January 12 at the Municipal Centre, 100 N. Main St., O'Fallon.
Actors between the ages of 18 and 70 are needed in 13 roles for either men or women. Those auditioning should bring a one-minute monologue and be prepared for a cold reading.
The performance dates for Twelve Angry Jurors are March 21-23 and 28-30. For more information contact Darren Granaas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 636-474-8150.