Tuesday, 14 February 2017 08:52

Davidson Community Players casting for Wonka Jr.

Written by  Staff

DAVIDSON, N.C. — Davidson Community Players’ Connie Company will hold open auditions for the Spring youth musical, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka Jr. Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 27 and 28, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St. in Davidson. The audition will consist of cold readings from the show, a song and a short dance routine. An accompanist will be provided and a capella is not encouraged. Wear appropriate clothing and shoes for dance.

The audition is open to ages 8-20. Callbacks will be held Wednesday March 1, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Plan to arrive at the start of the audition and stay for the entire session. Actors at all levels of experience are encouraged. Bring 16 bars of a song that shows vocal range and ability to act through a song, as well as a recent picture, resumé or list of theatre experience, and a list of conflicts for the March through April time frame.

For a list of roles and character descriptions, visit

The Connie Company also seeks teens and college students to work behind the scenes as student stage managers, running crew and technicians. Internship credit available. For more information, contact Katie Mullis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information about Davidson Community Players and the Connie Company, visit the website or call 704-892-7953.

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