"Willy Wonka Jr." Auditions Set for Jan. 18

Get ready to laugh, sing and talk about candy during the St. Charles Spring Musical "Willy Wonka Jr." which students will perform the weekend of April 6 & 7.

Auditions for this fun play is set for Friday, Jan. 18 from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm in the Music Room. Callbacks will be later that evening. Students will know during their audition if they are needed for a callback.

Many, many students are needed for this play and any child in 2nd through 8th Grades are encouraged to audition. There is a role for everyone so don't be shy! The Spring Musical is a great activity and brings out the creativity of our students and our school.

For auditions students must recite a 30-second monologue and sing about 30 bars of music from their favorite song. Each audition slot is five minutes. To reserve an audition time please visit this Sign Up Genius:


The play is directed by Kathryn Mooers, a Lake Country native who earned a bachelor's of arts in theatre from Concordia University Chicago and now teaches full-time with Lake Country Performing Arts Academy. She designs lessons for each production to teach the importance of creating strong relationships on and off the stage. Within strong relationships lies strong character.

For more information about the Spring Musical contact Christina Holmes at cholmes@stcharleshartland.org or 262-367-2040.