Join the cast of Missoula Children’s Theatre’s “ALADDIN” at the Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center on August 17 through 22! K-12 students can audition for roles in this play which will develop stage presence and acting skills at this preeminent theater residency presented by Education & Community Services, a department of Cave Creek Unified School District.
The public performance will take place at 7pm on Saturday, August 22, 2015, at the Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center.
It’s a swirling sandstorm of famous Arabian Tales from Ali Baba to Scheherazade as Aladdin journeys to find a magic lamp in a Cave of (not-so-great) Wonders. Full of memorable characters, from lost Penguins to talking Palm Trees, this is an adventure worthy of 1001 laughs!
Among the roles for students grades K through 12, are Aladdin and his Mother; the Princess Dory and her father, the Sultan; the Grand Vizier; the keeper of the Book of Answers; Dinazade and her sister Scheherazade; the Mysterious One; mischievous Genies; a stubborn Donkey; a spunky Goat; scheming Cassim; Ali Baba; Sinbad and his Sailors; wise-cracking Palm Trees and fleet footed Camels; a Cave of Wonders; Vagabonds and a pack of lost Penguins.
Missoula Children’s Theatre Tour Directors will conduct auditions for all roles at 4 p.m. on Monday, August 17, at the Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center.
Rehearsals are August 18, 19 and 20, between 4 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Exact times will vary per age group.
No advance preparation is necessary. Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery, props and makeup.
School assembly performances of MCT’s “ALADDIN” take place at 10 a.m. and noon on Friday, August 21, with a public performance at 7 p.m. on Saturday, August 22, at the Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center (33606 N. 60th Street, Scottsdale 85266, 1/2 mile south of Carefree Highway).
Reverse Tickets for MCT’s “ALADDIN” are audience donations made at the door following the performance.
Call Education & Community Services, CCUSD at 480-575-2440 or visit www.ccusd93.org for additional information and registration. Online registration is now available on the ECS page at: http://aceweb.ccusd93.org/wconnect/ace/home.htm.