Disney's Newsies Jr.

Please read all information carefully:

Auditions for "Newsies Jr." will be by VIDEO SUBMISSION ONLY.  Details about video submission are below.
Who: Ages 12 - 18 (We will look at boys and girls ages 10 - 12 for the role of Les only)
Rehearsals: May 2022 - July 2022, Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays from 3:30pm - 6:00pm until school's out. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday mornings from 9:00am - 11:30am starting in June. Some Fridays will be added once we get close to show opening.
Performances: July 25th - August 6th 2022 (Showtimes at 1:00pm on weekdays and 9:00am on Saturdays)
Cost: There is a $300 tuition if cast. There is no cost to audition/callback.

Direction by Benjamin Henderson
Music Direction by Emily Hawkes
Choreography by Amy Henderson

Thank you for your interest and we can't wait to see your audition! Break legs!

Video Submission Details:

Please film yourself performing one of the audition cuts from the show found in the link here:
All Auditioners are welcome to prepare one or more
of the following vocal selections. Audition videos should be filmed with the
accompaniment provided and not acapella. All roles are open to being cast as
boys or girls. Please prepare everything in the measures indicated, even if in
the music it is marked as multiple characters.

If a file doesn't automatically open for you, please click the three dots to the right of the file and click "download" 
Public YouTube links and non-secured Google Drive links are the easiest. Many people will be watching your audition video and open/public links make it the most simple for everyone to access. Please make sure your link is public before you click send!
Please send your video along with a headshot and resume to no later than Monday, April 25th at midnight to be considered for callbacks. Callbacks will be May 6th & 7th - by invitation only. Remember to fill out the audition form too!

The audition form is available here.

Additional Information

For questions about youth auditions contact Kelly Coombs at


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