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Upcoming Auditions for Aladdin Jr.

August 4, 2022 Ben Lippen News, Fine Arts

Ben Lippen Fine Arts is excited to present performances of Aladdin Jr., featuring our middle school students! All performances will be at the Ben Lippen School Performing Arts Center (500 St. Andrews Road, Columbia, SC 29210) and will occur from Thursday, October 27 through Saturday, October 29.

Audition Information

  • Auditions are open to students in grades 5-8.
  • Audition Dates: Thursday, August 11, and Friday, August 12, from 3:30-6 p.m. in the Choir Room (Rm 103) on our Monticello Road Campus.

Prepare for Your Audition

Audition Instructions

  • Students who remain on campus after school should wait in the Theater Room (Rm 104) until their audition times.
  • Students should be picked up at the Middle School Drop-Off after their audition times. Students who are not picked up will be escorted to After-School Study Hall.
  • The cast list will be emailed over the weekend of August 12 to the families of each student who auditioned.
  • Rehearsals will begin on Monday, August 15.
  • There will be a mandatory parent meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday, August 22, at the Ben Lippen School Performing Arts Center (500 St. Andrews Road).

Backstage Crew Information

  • Applications for backstage crew are open to students in grades 5-8.
  • Students interested in backstage crew should complete the backstage crew application here: https://forms.gle/617BNwa3MjzkENM16.

Backstage Crew Instructions

  • The crew list will be emailed over the weekend of August 12 to the families of each student who applied.
  • Rehearsals will begin on Monday, August 15.
  • There will be a mandatory parent meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday, August 22, at the Ben Lippen School Performing Arts Center (500 St. Andrews Road).

If you have questions regarding the audition or application process, please contact the Middle and High School Theater Teacher, Alec Grooms, at Alec.Grooms@BenLippen.com. We are so excited to work with your students!