Auditions for "A Christmas Carol"

Smiles and Frowns Playhouse will hold auditions for the Fall production, "A Christmas Carol." Auditions are September 5 & 6 from 5-7 p.m. at the Ayden Arts and Recreation Building, 4354 Lee St. in Ayden, NC.

Students in grades K-2 will be asked to recite a poem or other work (at least 4 lines) by heart.Older students will be expected to read from the script. All auditioning students must bring a recent picture of themselves (wallet sized school picture is ideal).

There is no cost to audition and up to 40 students will be cast. If cast, there is a production fee of $40 which includes a show t-shirt and cast picture as well as the use of costume and script. There are some scholarships available for students with a financial need. Contact the producer for more information.

Students age 12+ interested in working on the Tech Crew should come to the audition to fill out paperwork and pay a $5 liability insurance fee.

Students may also submit original artwork to be considered for the program cover, t-shirt design, and publicity. Deadline and information about submissions are posted on our website.

The production dates are Nov. 10 @ 7 p.m. and Nov. 11 @ 2 p.m.