Upcoming Audition Dates
Beauty and the Beast – December 2, 2021
Jericho – January 20, 2022
Pride and Prejudice – March 3, 2022
King Arthur – April 14, 2022
Alice in Wonderland – June 2, 2022
The Sound of Music – July 14, 2022
Auditioning at LifeHouse Theater
Auditions will be held by appointment only. All are welcome and roles are open for men and women. Men are especially encouraged to audition. Generally, those auditioning should be at least 10 years of age. Please note that some shows may have need of actors younger than 10 or may be casting adults only. Be sure to refer to the character list of each production for more precise age requirements.
Auditioners can sign up for an audition appointment online by Clicking Here. Auditioners can also upload a theatrical resume and recent photo or headshot at the link.
Prior experience is not necessary to audition, so those without a theatrical resume may indicate any performing experience such as church choirs, public speaking, etc.
Auditioners should also bring their own sheet music in the preferred key, and be prepared to sing a short selection of about 16 measures. A pianist will be provided but will not be able to transpose any sheet music. Auditions with CDs will not be accepted. Those without sheet music will be asked to sing “Happy Birthday” with the accompanist.
*For dramas, please prepare a dramatic monologue around one minute in length.
Auditioning for “Beauty and the Beast”
Witness a timeless tale of true love and virtue as the beauty Rose discovers the heart within the Beast. This retelling of the well known story emphasizes that it is not one’s outward appearance but what is inside that counts. Fun for all ages is found in this popular musical adaptation inspired by the classic French fairy tale.
“Beauty and the Beast” opens Saturday, February 12, 2022 at 7:00 PM and will continue on weekends through March 13, 2022.
Performances are Fridays at 7:00 PM, Saturdays at 2:00 PM (except Opening Night) and 7:00 PM and Sundays at 2:00 PM. In addition to the weekend performances, there will be a special weekday performance at 7:00 PM on Thursday, January 27, 2022.
Rose – The “Beauty.” She is selfless and sincere. Must make a choice to seek out inner beauty and look past the Beast (age 16-20’s).
Beast – A frightening creature whose scornful heart has brought him fangs and claws, turning him into the Beast (age 20-40).
Father – Kindly old merchant and father to Rose, Ivy & Iris (age 35-60).
Ivy – Jealous sister who envies the attentions her father gives her younger sister Rose (age 20-30).
Iris – Jealous sister who envies the attentions her father gives her younger sister Rose (age 20-30).
Enchantress/Hag – Discerning and wise woman who decides to teach a young foolish man a lesson (age 20-40).
The Prince – Prideful and selfish young man who is eventually restored to his normal self by true love (age 20-30).
The Courier – Faithful messenger and teller of tales (age 20-35).
Wise Old Villager – Teller of tales (age 30-50).
Mrs. Peer – Wise old advisor to the Beast and general busybody (age 30-50).
Chester Drawers – Officious stuffy headed butler on the outside, kind and sensitive teddy-bear on the inside. Fiercely loyal to the Beast (age 30-60).
Mr. (or Miss) Bristle – Bubbly, frenetic and full of charisma and charm. The entertainer, the showman, always on (age 20-40).
Madam Buffet – A jolly stove with a penchant for romance (age 20-40).
Dusty Pan – Nephew (or Niece) of Mr. Bristle (age 10-16).
Villagers and Merchants
Additional Enchanted Objects