Local Youth Auditions for Peter Pan
Syracuse Stage holding Youth Auditions March 27th & 28th, 2015
for two Peter Pan roles: Michael, 8-10 years old & John, 10-13 years old
Local youth of all ethnicities are encouraged to audition. The roles will require some theatrical flying, which will be coordinated by a professional flying effects company. Children wishing to audition should prepare a 1 minute monologue or poem, and up to 16 bars of music sung a cappella or accompanied on piano (please bring sheet music for the piano accompanist.)
To schedule an audition, please contact Chris Botek at 315-443-4008 or firstname.lastname@example.org
About Peter Pan
“All children grow up, except one.” So begins a magical adventure that has been delighting children (and grown-ups) for more than 100 years. Journey to Neverland with Peter Pan, Wendy, Tinkerbell, Captain Hook, Tiger Lily, and all of J. M. Barrie’s memorable characters in the high-flying musical adaptation of Peter Pan, running November 28, 2015 through January 3, 2016 as part of Syracuse Stage’s upcoming 2015/16 Season.
Helming the Syracuse Stage production of Peter Pan is director Paul Barnes, who previously directed the Syracuse Stage productions of White Christmas and The Miracle Worker. The musical director is Brian Cimmet (Hairspray), and the choreographer is Anthony Salatino (The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe and Little Women, among others.)
Peter Pan will be co-produced with the Department of Drama in Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts. In addition to featuring local children, the 28-member cast will be comprised of students from Syracuse University’s Department of Drama, and professional actors from around the country.