Union Middle School students are reminded that auditions for Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre’s original musical production of The Wizard of Oz will be held on Monday, February 22, 2016 at 3:15 PM in the Auditorium at Union Middle School in Dysart.
Up to 75 students are needed to play the roles of: Dorothy, Toto, the Munchkins, Glinda the Good Witch, the Tinman, the Cowardly Lion, the Green Guard, the Wizard, the Emerald City Traders, the Flying Monkeys, the Winkies, Aunt Em, Uncle Henry, and the Yellow Brick Road.
Two professional actor/directors from Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre’s staff will conduct the auditions, as well as direct the production and play the roles of the Scarecrow and the Wicked Witch of the West.
Auditions are open to any Union Middle School student. The audition process will last up to two hours and all students auditioning are required to be in attendance the complete time.
Rehearsals will begin at 3:15 PM throughout the remainder of the week, with performances slated for Friday, February 26 at 7 PM and Saturday, February 27 at 1 PM in the UMS auditorium.
Tickets for the performances are $3 and are available at the door. Student activity passes will not be accepted.