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Hershey Area Playhouse Announces Auditions for Dear Edwina Jr.

Tuesday September 3, 2019

Just in time for the Holidays - Hershey Area Playhouse Announces Auditions for an All Youth Show Dear Edwina Jr. Dear Edwina Jr. is a musical by Zina Goldrich (music) and Marcy Heisler (book and lyrics) based on the popular children’s book characters. The show follows the story of a young girl who runs her own advice show out of the family garage.
 
Media Contact: Jilly Harris

Hershey Area Playhouse Announces Auditions for The Homecoming

Tuesday August 20, 2019

Hershey Area Playhouse is holding auditions for its 2019 Christmas show, The Homecoming. Auditions will be held Friday, September 20 at 7pm and Sunday, September 22 at noon. Children are encouraged to come on Sunday at noon if possible. For actors unable to make those times, please contact the director Marcie Warner at [email protected] to schedule an appointment for Monday, September 23 beginning at 7 p.m.
 
Media Contact: Jilly Harris

Hershey Area Playhouse Presents Disney’s The Little Mermaid July 18-21 and July 25-28, 2019

Thursday July 4, 2019

Hershey Area Playhouse is proud to present a highlight of its 20th Anniversary Season, Disney’s The Little Mermaid. The classic tale, based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. Ariel, King Triton's youngest daughter, wishes to pursue the human Prince Eric in the world above, bargaining with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her tail for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends, Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea.
 
Media Contact: Jilly Harris

Hershey Area Playhouse Announces Auditions for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Tuesday May 14, 2019

Hershey Area Playhouse is holding auditions for its 2019 fall show, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. General Auditions will be held on Tuesday, August 6, and Wednesday, August 7, starting at 6PM. Please arrive to register at 6PM on your preferred date (you need only come to one evening). All coming to audition should be prepared with a 16 to 32 bar piece of music. (Please, no songs from Drood, but any and all classic musical theatre, Music Hall, and Vaudeville era songs are encouraged! Please be prepared to use our accompanist -- please, no tracks or a capella singing.)
 
Media Contact: Jilly Harris