Beaufort Children’s Theatre announces Auditions for Disney’s “Little Mermaid, Jr.”

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If you are between the ages of 6 and 18, Beaufort Children’s Theatre needs you!  Auditions for Disney’s “Little Mermaid, Jr.”  have been set for Tuesday, February 5 and Wednesday, February 6, at USCB Center for the Arts, 801 Carteret St.

“The Little Mermaid” is based on a Hans Christian Andersen story where in a magical kingdom fathoms below, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. But first, she’ll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince Prince Eric that she’s the girl with the enchanting voice.

“Little Mermaid, Jr.”  production credits include: Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, Music by  Alan Menken, Book by  Doug Wright.

Production dates for “Little Mermaid, Jr. ” have been set for May 10, 11, 17 at 7 p.m. and May 18 at 3 p.m. at the Center for the Arts. If you are interested in auditioning, arrive 15 minutes prior to the audition time to complete the registration information.  Please bring a non-returnable recent photograph of the person auditioning.  No experience is required, only a positive attitude.

Specific audition dates and times: Tuesday, February 5:  5:15 – 6:30 p.m., ages 6-9; 6:30 – 8 p.m., ages 10-12. Wednesday, February 6: 5:15 – 6:30 p.m., ages 13-18. Call backs will be from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Wednesday night.