Auditions – “A Charlie Brown Christmas”

The Northumberland Players will be holding auditions for children 9 to 15 years old. The roles range from Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus, Snoopy, etc. to chorus. We may take 14-20 kids.  Some singing in a chorus of Christmas carols is part of the show.

The show will be directed by Jack Boyagian and Natasha Meiliunas. 

Audition Date : Saturday, September 10, 2022.

Times

  • 10 a.m. first slot 
  • 11 a.m. second slot
  • 12 p.m. third slot

Location: Firehall Theatre, 213 Second Street Cobourg 

Callbacks: Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 4:30 to 7:00 (You will be given a specific time)

This will be for specific characters for which you are being considered.

You may be called back for specific roles. This audition will be a scene with a short script you will act out memorized. 

Rehearsals will be on Wednesdays at 4:30-7:00 and Saturdays 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Rehearsals start Sept. 17.

Shows are for schools during the school day Dec. 8 and 9 and Dec. 9 and 10 for the public at The Concert Hall at Victoria Hall.

Preparation: 

  1. Prepare a funny joke and say it off by heart. Bring it to life with gestures, voice and body language.
  2. You will be asked to sing part of a song from the show. (We will teach you in a group)
  3. You may be asked to read from a script depending on your age. 

For questions or to book an audition, email Jack Boyagian at boyagianjack@gmail.com. Include your/the child’s name, age, and desired time slot (see above). Please arrive 15 minutes before your time slot.