The Public Theatre will hold open auditions for their upcoming production of “Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical” from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19, at The Public Theatre in Lewiston.

Written by Melvin Tunstall, Douglas Lyons and Greg Borowsky, this delightful musical combines catchy songs, the humor of a Pixar film and a valuable message about diversity and acceptance into entertaining family fun for ages 4 and up.

When 8-year-old Lily moves to a new town, she faces the challenge of being the first Polkadot in an all Square school. Overcoming her obstacles, she challenges the minds and hearts of her peers showing everyone that our differences make us awesome, not outcasts.

Contract dates for the production are May 9-25, 2023. All actors will receive a stipend and housing.

To view the character breakdown and to make an audition reservation visit thepublictheatre.org/tya-audition. Reservations are required. Please note that we are looking for actors in the age range of 18 to mid-20s to portray the children in the show. Interested individuals should bring a headshot and resume and come prepared to sing your best 16 bars. An accompanist will be provided. Please bring your own sheet music. An additional contrasting 16 bars may also be requested and you may be asked to cold read sides from the script.

The Public Theatre is located at 31 Maple St., Lewiston. For more information, email [email protected]


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