2020 Productions


Now Hiring 2020 Season

ROLL CALL – HIRING FOR 2020 SEASON

CASTING ADULT ACTORS

The Box Theatre is a youth theatre in Oconomowoc and looking to cast adult actors in our upcoming 2020 season of musicals.
Actors interested in being considered should be very experienced performers and be willing to serve as a positive example and role model for the young performers they’ll be sharing the stage with. Principal and Supporting roles available.  Adult actors will receive stipends.

Please send headshots & resume to theboxtheatreco@gmail.com.

  • To be considered for roles in SHREK please submit headshot & resume by October 1st, 2019
  • To be considered for roles in FREAKY FRIDAY please submit headshot & resume by November 1st, 2019
  • To be considered for roles in LUCKY STIFF please submit headshot & resume by January 1st, 2020
  • To be considered for roles in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS please submit headshot & resume by April 1st, 2020

Once material is received you will be contacted to schedule an audition appointment.
There will be open auditions for Youth Actors (age 8 to 17) per usual for the shows listed above in addition to our youth productions of JAMES & THE GIANT PEACH, JUNIE B. JONES JR., MOLLY’S MOSTLY ACCURATE DINOSAUR EDUCATION and ELF.

HIRING DIRECTORS

The Box Theatre is a youth theatre in Oconomowoc and hiring two directors for the musicals Lucky Stiff and Freaky Friday in our upcoming 2020 season.
Freaky Friday runs April 17 through May 3rd, rehearsals would begin February 24th. Lucky Stiff runs June 12-21 , rehearsals would begin April 27th.
Interested directors should be able to provide a resume of theatre, directing and acting experience as well as 3 to 4 references.  Please note there will be children (age 12-17) in both casts so experience working with youth actors is a plus. Pay is negotiable.
To be considered for directing/choreographing FREAKY FRIDAY or LUCKY STIFF please submit resume and references to theboxtheatreco@gmail.com by October 1st.

SHREK

(Auditions December 14 & 15)
Rehearsals:  January 2 – February 20

Performances: February 21 – March 8
Casting:  4 Adults & 16 children/teens

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night

FREAKY FRIDAY

Auditions January 7 & 8)
Rehearsals: February 24 – April 16

Performances: April 17 – May 3
Casting: 3 Adults & 14 children/teens

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night

LUCKY STIFF

(Auditions April 3-4)
Rehearsals:  April 27 – June 11

Performances: June 12 – 21
Casting:  5 Adults &  4- 6 children/teens
***Due to content actors must be age 12 or older

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night

Camp Musical: JUNIE B. JONES Jr

(No Auditions, Roles are first come first serve)
Rehearsals: June 15-July 8 (weekdays 12:00-4:00)

Performances: July  9-12
Casting: 20 spots available (Registration opens April 15)

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night

JAMES & THE GIANT PEACH

(Auditions May 29-30)
Rehearsals: June 15 – August 6

Performances: August 7 – 23
Casting:  16 to 20 children/teens

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night

MOLLY’S (MOSTLY) ACCURATE EDUCATION OF DINOSAURS

(Auditions July 17-18)
Rehearsals: August 10 – September 10

Performances: September 11 – 20
Casting:  TBD #  children/teens

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

(Auditions July 24-25)
Rehearsals: September 14 – October 22

Performances: October 23 – November 8
Casting: 5 Adults,  9 children/teens
***Due to content actors must be age 12 or older

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night

ELF: THE MUSICAL

(Auditions October 19-20)
Rehearsals:  November 25 – December 18

Performances:  December 10-20
Casting: TBD 

**Tickets go on sale approximately 6 weeks prior to opening night