Best of the Main Line 2015 - West Chester Studio for the Performing Arts

Spring Show Auditions & Rehearsals

February 25, 2018

Auditions for both plays, “Willy Wonka Junior & “Love’s Labour’s Lost” the Musical will take place on Sunday, February 25.  Callbacks for Love’s Labour’s Lost will be Thursday, March 1 from 4:30-7:30 pm.

Audition Time:  A 5 minute audition time will be assigned between 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Please email therese@westchesterstudio.com to arrange an audition time and include the following:

  • Performer’s name
  • Grade
  • Parent phone number
  • Any time restraints for performers audition time
  • All conflicts with the rehearsal/show schedule (listed below)
  • For children in grades 3-5, please tell us about a favorite event that happened in your child’s life.

Location: Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center, 226 N. High Street, West Chester. Auditions will take place in the lower level audition studio.

Interested performers grades 3 – 12 are eligible to audition.  Please prepare the following: One song, about 32 measures, choose a song you enjoy singing, is age appropriate, and shows off your voice. An accompanist will be provided. (Bring sheet music in the key you sing the song in.) One monologue, 1-2 minutes long, choose a monologue that shows your personality and have fun with it.

Performers please bring a picture and resume, or a snap shot that looks like you and a piece of paper listing any shows you have performed in and/or performance classes taken.

Middle School Students have the option of auditioning for either or both shows, they will, however, only be cast in one of the two shows.  Please check rehearsal schedule below before setting an audition appointment.

Spring Show Tuition: $350

Middle/High School Show: Love's Labour's Lost

  • Sat Rehearsals: March 24, April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5 from 1:30-5:30 pm
  • Sun Rehearsals: March 25, April 15, 22 May 6 from 1:00-5:00 pm
  • Mon Rehearsals: March 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7 from 4:30-7:30 pm
  • Tech Rehearsals: May 3, 14, 15, 16, 17 from 4:30-7:30 pm

Show Dates are May 18 & 19 @ 7:00 pm, May 19 & 20 @ 1:00 pm

Learn more about “Love’s Labour’s Lost”

Elementary/Middle School Show: Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka JR

  • Sat Rehearsals: March 24, April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5 from 10:30 – 1:30 pm
  • Sun Rehearsals: April 15, 22 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Tues Rehearsals: March 27, April 3, 10, 17 24, May 1 from 4:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Tech Rehearsals: May 2, 7, 8, 9, 10 from 4:30 – 7:30 pm

Show Dates are May 11 & 12 @ 7:00 pm, May 12 & 13 @ 1:00 pm

Learn more about “Willy Wonka Jr.”