Attention! We want you…to audition for Stage Door Productions’ Youth Theatre Presention of Charlotte’s Web!
If you an inspiring young actor (or experienced one!) or maybe you have a child that would like to pursue acting, then this is the opportunity for you!
Stage Door Productions is holding open auditions for Charlotte’s Web on January 26, 2015. *Note we are still working to confirm the location but will have that to you as soon as possible.
But, you can go ahead and plan for the audition times. They will be divided based upon the actor or actress’ grade in school. They are the following:
Grades K-2 @ 6:00-6:30 PM
Grades 3-8 @ 6:30-7:45 PM
Grades 9-12 @ 7:45-9:00 PM
Auditions will consist of the actors and actresses reading from the script. There are many roles so don’t be shy and come out! We’d love to see you!
Here are the character descriptions:
CHARLOTTE: Female. A wise spider. Caring, giving, resourceful.
FERN: Female. A young girl. Loving, full of gumption.
TEMPLETON: Any gender, any age. A wily rat. A loner.
AVERY: Male. Fern’s older brother, a troublemaker.
GOOSE: Female. An excitable goose at Zuckerman’s farm.
GANDER: Male. Husband of Goose.
SHEEP: Any gender. Straight shooter.
LAMB: Any gender. Bit of a punk.
LURVY: Male, any age. Trusty farm hand at Zuckerman’s farm.
HOMER ZUCKERMAN: Male. Friendly farmer, Fern’s uncle.
EDITH ZUCKERMAN: Female. Fern’s Aunt.
JOHN ARABLE: Male. Fern’s father.
MARTHA ARABLE: Female. Fern’s mother.
NARRATOR 1, 2, and 3: Any gender, any age. The narrators appear throughout the entire play, offering important commentary to the audience.
ENSEMBLE: All genders, all ages. Seeking a diverse group of actors to portray the following: REPORTER, PHOTOGRAPHER, SPECTATORS, JUDGES, FAIRGOERS, ANNOUNCERS, UNCLE, SPIDERS.
Rehearsals will be Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings at Spotswood Baptist Church located at 4009 Lafayette Boulevard, Fredericksburg, Virginia, beginning on January 29th.
Rehearsals will not be held from April 4th through April 12th to accommodate for Spring Break.
Performance Dates will be April 24th through April 26th.