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Auditions for Disney’s Newsies the Musical

August 25, 2019August 26, 2019

Waterville, Maine — The Waterville Opera House (WOH) is announcing the audition dates for its new fall musical – Disney’s Newsies the Musical – the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a band of teenaged "newsies." When titans of publishing raise distribution prices at the newsboys’ expense, Jack rallies newsies from across the city to strike against the unfair conditions and fight for what's right! Opening Friday, November 8, this production will run through Sunday, November 17, at the Waterville Opera House in downtown Waterville. Tickets are available at or by calling 207-873-7000.

Auditions will take place on the Opera House Main Stage. Show Dates: November 8, 9, 15 at 7:30 pm; November 10, 16, 17 at 2:00 pm.

1:00 pm: Adults Music Only
2:00 pm: Jack, Katherine, Delancey Brothers, Newsboys Music
Dance auditions for all to follow music auditions.

6:00 pm: Jack, Katherine, Delancey Brothers, Newsboys Music
Dance auditions for all to follow music auditions.
(Adults may sing at 6pm if unable to attend Sunday's audition.)

Character descriptions and audition materials are available on the Waterville Opera House website at Upon arriving, candidates must fill out an audition form to be turned in to the production team. Candidates may also receive an audition number and be required to have their photo taken upon arrival. Please have your scheduling conflicts available. Candidates should review the audition materials and come prepared to perform as an individual and in group work. Auditions will likely involve singing, book work, and dancing. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear.


August 25, 2019
August 26, 2019


Waterville Opera House
1 Common Street
Waterville, ME United States
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