Christmas Stars – Open Auditions on May 14th & May 17th

Christmas Stars – Open Auditions on May 14th & May 17th

Christmas Stars, an annual holiday-themed musical revue, will hold open auditions on Saturday morning, May 14th and Tuesday evening, May 17th at the Xavier Fine Arts Theatre (1600 W. Prospect Avenue in Appleton). 

Students entering Kindergarten through 12th grade in the 2022-2023 school year and adults of all ages who enjoy singing and dancing are invited to audition.

An online application and audition scheduling instructions are available at the “Join Our Cast” link on the production’s website:  www.christmasstars.orgAuditions are by appointment.  Music and accompaniment are provided by the producers.

Open auditions for ALL RISE! The Northeast Wisconsin Passion Play

Open auditions for ALL RISE! The Northeast Wisconsin Passion Play

Open auditions for ALL RISE! The Northeast Wisconsin Passion Play, a dramatic musical based on the life of Christ, will be held on Tuesday evening, January 18th and Saturday morning, January 22nd, at the Xavier Fine Arts Theatre, 1600 W. Prospect Avenue, Appleton. Adult and student performers, grades three through twelve, of all faiths are invited to audition. Director Jim Romenesko seeks singers, dancers and actors for the community production. 

Performances dates for the 2022 season are April 7-10, 2022, with a special performance for Religious Education groups on April 6th.

Chorus, lead and supporting roles, both singing and non-singing are available. . Those auditioning will also be asked to do a simple movement/dance audition.

Performances and rehearsals are held at the Xavier Fine Arts Theatre, 1600 W. Prospect Avenue Appleton on Sunday evenings with soloists & actors in leading roles also rehearsing on some Sunday afternoons. Peter Leschke is the show’s musical director. Mary Doverspike, Jr. is the choreographer.

For more information visit the show’s website: www.newpassionplay.org and click or tap the “Audition for our cast” button near the top of the page.

“Christmas Stars” to hold auditions!

“Christmas Stars,” a holiday-themed musical revue preparing for its 28th season, will hold auditions for adult (high school and above) singers and dancers and children in kindergarten through eighth grade on Saturday, May 15th from 9:00 to 11:30 am and on May 17th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Xavier Fine Arts Theatre, 1600 W. Prospect Avenue, Appleton. 

Rehearsals are held at Xavier High School on Sunday nights beginning at the end of August for adults and in September for students. Performances for 2021 are December 2nd through December 12th at the Xavier Fine Arts Theatre.  The show’s director is Jim Romenesko, assisted by Sue Hahn.  Mary Doverspike is the choreographer and Peter Leschke is the choral director.

COVID-19 precautions will be followed for auditions and rehearsals.  Masks are required.

Auditions are by appointment.  Music and accompaniment are provided by the producers.  Those interested in auditioning may find more information as well as audition and registration materials at the “Join Our Cast” link on the show website:  www.christmasstars.org