Open Auditions “Willy Wonka” | CT

Audition posted by the Artistic Director
Casting notice posted on, casting location: Hartford, CT

HARTFORD CHILDREN’S THEATRE (360 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, CT) will hold open auditions for WILLY WONKA, the first production of the 2010-2011 Family Main Stage Series “Pure Imagination.” Auditions will take place by appointment only Thursday, July 22 from 6 – 9 pm and Sunday, July 25 from 11 am – 2 pm at HCT’s Carriage House Theatre. Performances of WILLY WONKA will take place at the Hoffman Auditorium on the campus of Saint Joseph College in West Hartford September 24 through October 3, 2010.

Roles are available for ADULTS and CHILDREN ages 8 and up.

Performers should come prepared to sing 16 measures of an appropriate song of their choosing and provide sheet music for the accompanist. A short dance combination will also be required. All performers interested in auditioning should contact HARTFORD CHILDREN’S THEATRE at 860.249.7970 to schedule an appointment.

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Roald Dahl’s timeless tale of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to life on the Hartford Children’s Theatre stage in this delicious new adaptation of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.” WILLY WONKA features the unforgettable songs from the classic 1971 film including “Pure Imagination,” “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket” and “The Candy Man.”

Casting Location: Hartford, CT
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