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Auditions

Come join us and be in a show!

This is a shortened version of THE LION KING adapted for younger performers.  It is being directed by Donald Cleland.  Auditions will be held August 22 & 23, 6:30 pm. Location: Hillsboro Pythian Building, 147 SE 2nd Ave, Hillsboro.  Callbacks will be August  27, 6:30 pm. at directors’ discretion.  Auditions are open to youth in grades 2 to 9.  (Disney will not allow anyone over grade 9 to be in the production.) The speaking roles are: Rafiki, Mufasa, Sarabi, Zazu, Scar Young Simba, Adult Simba Young Nala, Adult Nala Safarina, Banzi, Shenzi, Ed Timon, Pumba There is also a very active ensemble All parts are nonpaying.  Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script after a little rehearsal.  Vocal auditions – No need to prepare a song for the auditions.  The musical director will be using the same song for everyone.  Dance auditions – Be prepared to move, demonstrate flexibility, learn and perform a short dance combination. Please wear comfortable clothes and sneakers. It is encouraged to bring a headshot and resume, but not required, however a photo of the actor is very helpful. If it’s a warm night, please bring water.  Rehearsals will begin September 4 with a mandatory parent/crew/cast meeting.  We’ll rehearse Mondays through Thursdays, 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  The production opens November 2 and runs for two weekends. Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday matinees. All performers must be willing to miss two days of school between the two weekends of the public performances.  We hope to be performing for local elementary schools.  If you absolutely cannot attend either of the audition dates due to vacation or other reasons please contact the director and he will attempt to make alternative arrangements.  All are encouraged to audition regardless of experience.  If you have any question please contact the director at donaldcle@gmail.com.
Disney’s THE LION KING JR.
Made with Xara
© Friends of HART, Inc. 2018

Auditions

Come join us and be in a show!

Disney’s THE LION KING JR.
This is a shortened version of THE LION KING adapted for younger performers.  It is being directed by Donald Cleland.  Auditions will be held August 22 & 23, 6:30 pm. Location: Hillsboro Pythian Building, 147 SE 2nd Ave, Hillsboro.  Callbacks will be August  27, 6:30 pm. at directors’ discretion.  Auditions are open to youth in grades 2 to 9.  (Disney will not allow anyone over grade 9 to be in the production.) The speaking roles are: Rafiki, Mufasa, Sarabi, Zazu, Scar Young Simba, Adult Simba Young Nala, Adult Nala Safarina, Banzi, Shenzi, Ed Timon, Pumba There is also a very active ensemble All parts are nonpaying.  Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script after a little rehearsal.  Vocal auditions – No need to prepare a song for the auditions.  The musical director will be using the same song for everyone.  Dance auditions – Be prepared to move, demonstrate flexibility, learn and perform a short dance combination. Please wear comfortable clothes and sneakers. It is encouraged to bring a headshot and resume, but not required, however a photo of the actor is very helpful. If it’s a warm night, please bring water.  Rehearsals will begin September 4 with a mandatory parent/crew/cast meeting.  We’ll rehearse Mondays through Thursdays, 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  The production opens November 2 and runs for two weekends. Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday matinees. All performers must be willing to miss two days of school between the two weekends of the public performances.  We hope to be performing for local elementary schools.  If you absolutely cannot attend either of the audition dates due to vacation or other reasons please contact the director and he will attempt to make alternative arrangements.  All are encouraged to audition regardless of experience.  If you have any question please contact the director at donaldcle@gmail.com.