LA SALLE - Director Scot Smigel has announced the date of upcoming auditions for Stage 212’s winter production, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” Try-outs for this quirky musical comedy by William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin will take place at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 1 and 2 at the theater, 700 First St., LaSalle.
Smigel will cast five men and four women. Auditioners will be taught part of a song to perform and will be asked to read from the script. No preparation is necessary and familiarity with the script is not required to audition.
Scripts will be available for perusal at the Stage 212 box office during regular office hours. Call (815) 224-3025 for details. For more information, contact producer Ellen Marincic at (815) 326-3707.
“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” will be presented Jan. 24–Feb. 2, 2014. Stage 212 auditions are open to all regardless of prior theatrical experience.