Open Auditions for AACT’s Young Performers’ production of “Disney’s High School Musical Jr.”

December 9th and 10th

Location: Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center, 222 E Drake Ave., Auburn, AL

Auburn Area Community Theatre invites youth ages 13-18 to audition for the smash hit movie musical come to life on stage: Disney’s High School Musical JR. Troy, Gabriella and the students of East High must deal with issues of love, friends and family while balancing their classes and extracurricular activities. The show’s infectious, danceable songs are sure to engage performers and audiences alike.

Auditions will take place on December 9th and 10th from 4-7 p.m. Please come prepared to present a one-minute (or less) monologue and sing 30 seconds of an acapella song. A number from a Broadway Musical is preferred. There will also be a dance and movement portion of the audition. Casting will be flexible and diverse, not identical to the movie, so don’t be afraid to bring us your original ideas for your character. You may sign up for an audition time slot online at, or simply show up at auditions and get the next available opening. Online sign-up is highly recommended. Youth ages 13- 18 are welcome (high school graduates are not eligible). This show will be directed by Bailey Murphy,

Callbacks, by invitation only, will be held December 12th from 4-7 p.m. Rehearsals will be Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 p.m. on December 16th and January 6th-February 19th, and Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon from January 4th-February 22nd. Tech and Dress Rehearsals will be February 24th-27th from 4-9 p.m. Performances will be February 28th -29th & March 2nd, & 5th -7th at 6:30 p.m. and February 29th & March 7th at 2:00 p.m.

You can access audition tips, our rehearsal attendance policy, audition slot sign-up, and more information at We look forward to showcasing this energetic and infectious show!

Disney’s High School Musical Jr. is presented through special arrangement with

Music Theater International (MTI).


  • Starting Monday, December 9th, 2019, repeated every day until Tuesday, December 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm


Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center

222 East Drake Avenue
Auburn, AL 36830


Melanie Brown

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