Trinity Rep seeks next Tiny Tim for 'A Christmas Carol'
Trinity Repertory Company will be holding an open call for child actors Sept. 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cardi’s Furniture Superstore (Route 1A, South Attleboro, Mass.) for its 36th annual production of Charles Dickens’ "A Christmas Carol," directed by Christopher Windom. Children ages 8-12 are welcome to audition, although children who turn 13 before Dec. 31, 2012 are not eligible. No appointment is necessary for the auditions. For directions, visit www.cardis.com.
Before arriving at the audition, all children and parents should visit Trinity Rep’s website at www.trinityrep.com to download the audition packet, comprised of the Audition Fact Sheet and Child Actor Audition Info, which includes information about rehearsal schedules and requirements, and the Audition Script. All who audition should be ready to sing 30 seconds of their favorite holiday song to be sung without accompaniment. Children must also be prepared to read the audition scene. Rehearsals for the child actors will begin the week of Oct. 15.
Performances of "A Christmas Carol," adapted by Adrian Hall and Richard Cumming, presented by Cardi’s Furniture Superstores, run Nov. 8 to Dec. 29 at Trinity Rep in Providence.