The Newington Children’s Theatre Company, Connecticut’s longest operating children’s theatre, has announced auditions for ages 8-25, for their third annual talent show and fundraiser, NCTC’s Got Talent, October 16 & 17, by appointment. Whatever your talent is, we want you to share it with us! Soloists, duets, and groups of all sizes welcomed to audition! Acts may not exceed 4 minutes and must be family friendly. There is no cost to participate.
Take to the NCTC stage in one of our school-year performances! Most shows are double cast, with rehearsal one to two nights a week (some Saturdays). Every cast member receives a free show t-shirt! While there is no cost to audition, if cast, there is a $275 participation fee.
Little Orphan Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. Annie eventually foils Miss Hannigan’s evil machinations, finding a new home and family in billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.
Based on Arnold Lobel’s well-loved books, the jazzy, upbeat score bubbles with melody. Part vaudeville, part make-believe, and all charm, A Year with Frog and Toad KIDS tells the story of a friendship that endures throughout the seasons. Please note that this show is a one-act, with a run-time of 45 minutes.
The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale.
Teen Scene Auditions
Take your musical theatre skills to the next level with NCTC’s NEW program just for teens! Teen Scene meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-9pm, and selected Saturdays, 10am-12pm. Participants must be 13 by the start of the program to participate. Every cast member receives a free show t-shirt! While there is no cost to audition, if cast, there is a $275 participation fee.
Geek. Poser. Jock. Beauty Queen. Wannabee. These are the labels that can last a lifetime. With an unforgettable rock score from Tony Award-winning composer, Jason Robert Brown, 13 is a musical about fitting in and standing out.
Evan Goldman is plucked from his fast-paced, preteen New York City life and plopped into a sleepy Indiana town following his parents divorce. Surrounded by an array of simpleminded middle school students, he needs to establish his place in the popularity pecking order. Can he situate himself on a comfortable link of the food chain… or will he dangle at the end with the outcasts?!?
Interested in auditioning? Please prepare a musical theatre song and monologue. Bring sheet music in the appropriate key.