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.

Update on Christmas Stars!

Update on Christmas Stars!

Good seats are still available for all Christmas Stars performances, 7:00 pm on December 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 9th, 10th and 11th and 1:00 pm on December 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th.

Thursday shows, December 2nd and December 9th are family discount nights, with reduced prices for all tickets.

Christmas Stars is a spectacular, Broadway-style revue featuring performers ranging in age from kindergarten to senior citizen.

All performances are at the state-of-the-art, fully accessible Xavier Fine Arts Theatre in Appleton. Tickets are available at or 920-733-8840.  The box office at the theatre now has expanded hours Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from noon until 3:00 pm through December 10th for phone orders and walk-up sales. Walk-up sales are also available one hour before each performance.

Please note: at this time, masks are required for all who enter the building during the school day.  Masks are optional for those attending performances.

Christmas Stars – LIVE ON STAGE!

Christmas Stars – LIVE ON STAGE!

Christmas Stars ticket sales open September 7th at 9:00 am online and at the box office from noon until 3:00 pm.

Come and be delighted by a spectacular Broadway-style revue featuring religious and secular holiday music performed by a cast of singers, dancers and actors ages five to senior citizen.  Experience the dazzling Christmas parade, a visit from Santa and the breathtaking “Living Nativity” finale. 

All performances will be held at the Xavier Fine Arts Theater located at 1600 Prospect Avenue in Appleton from December 2nd through December 12th.

An American Sign Language interpreter will be provided at the 1:00 pm performance on December 4th.  The fully accessible theatre is equipped with a hearing loop as well.

For performance times, ticket purchases or questions, please call 920-733-8840 or visit www.christmasstars.orgTo visit the Xavier Theatre Box Office, please use the main theatre entrance, located under the arched canopy, on the west end of the school building.

“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: