Blackbeard the Pirate Auditions

The Council for the Arts of Chambersburg announces auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) production of “Blackbeard the Pirate” on Monday, April 8th at the Capital Theater Wood Center at 4:30 pm to 8:45 pm. Those auditioning should arrive at 4:15; some cast members will be asked to stay for a rehearsal immediately following the audition.

Students in grades K-12 are encouraged to audition. No advance preparation is necessary. Assistant Directors will also be cast to aid in rehearsals throughout the week and to take on essential backstage responsibilities.

The Missoula Children’s Theatre touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery, props and makeup. The MCT Tour Actor/Directors will conduct rehearsals throughout the week from 4:30pm to 8:45pm each day.

Among the roles to be cast are crabby crabs, melodious mermaids, scary seaweed creatures, savvy sailors, precocious parrots and cantankerous crocodiles!

“Blackbeard the Pirate” will be presented on Saturday April 13th at 3 and 5pm at the Capitol Theater. The Missoula Children’s Theatre residency inChambersburg is presented by the Council for the Arts with support from M & T Bank and Penn National Golf Club & Inn.

For more information, call Council for the Arts at 717-264-6883.

Anne H. Finucane
Gallery Coordinator
Council for the Arts
159 South Main Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201