Young performers ages 8 to 18 are invited to audition for Concordia Conservatory of Music and Art’s holiday production of a new musical, “Snowflake Has Its Day,” by Matt Van Brink and Jen Littlefield.
The open audition will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sept. 28 and from 9 a.m. to noon on Sept. 29 at Stein Hall at Concordia College.
The performances will be Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and Dec. 2.
Auditioners will be asked to sing a choice of their choice and must bring sheet music to the audition. An accompanist will be provided. Those auditioning may also be asked to read a selection from the script and to dance.
Students who are not performers, but who want to be involved in backstage tasks such as stage management, props, lighting, set construction, make-up and hair, will be interviewed during the same hours.
The stage director is Greg Suss. Music director is Joe Kinosian. Jen Littlefield is choreographer, and Eric Zoback is the set designer. David Pentz is the lighting designer. Kathleen Suss, executive director of Concordia Conservatory of Music and Art, will produce this year’s production.
Since 1999, Concordia Conservatory has produced an annual holiday musical as a tuition-free community outreach program funded by private donations from donors throughout Westchester County.
For more information about auditions, please call 914-395-4507.
The 2011 production of “Willy Wonka” at Concordia. Contributed photo.