Be a star! The Schaumburg Park District’s Putting on Productions is seeking performers to star in The Lion King Jr. and the North Pole Holiday Spectacular.
Lion King Jr. tells the story of Simba’s destiny to be king. The North Pole Holiday Spectacular features a 30-minute musical starting Santa and his elves along with face painting, games and more. Roles are available for ages 7 through high school for Lion King Jr. and 7 to adult for The North Pole Holiday Spectacular.
“We can’t wait to put on these shows,” said Beth Waller, cultural arts supervisor. “Both feature fun songs and actors will have great time being a part of these performances.”
Auditions will be held Sept. 13 from 6:30-8:15 p.m. ,and Sept. 15 from 5:45-8:15 p.m., at the Community Recreation Center, 505 N. Springinsguth Road. Interested performers must bring a non-returnable head shot (or school photo) marked with name, age, address and phone number and prepare a short acapella song for the audition.
Casting fee is $85. Actors who audition and receive roles in both plays will have a reduced casting fee of $75 per play.
For more information and audition times, call (847) 490-7020.