Center Stage to audition for summer musical

Staff reports

Center Stage Performing Arts Academy will hold auditions for its summer musical, “Before and Beyond,” a salute to musical theatre.

It will feature Annie, Cinderella, Wizard Of Oz, My Fair Lady, Oklahoma, Footloose, Thoroughly Modern Millie, All Shook Up, Crazy For You, Rent, Spring Awakening, Spamalot, Ragtime, Wicked, Legally Blonde, 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Shrek The Musical and Hairspray.

The dates and times for ages 13-21 are:

• Friday, May 8, 6-9 p.m.

• Saturday, May 9, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

• Sunday, May 10, 4-6 p.m.

• Callbacks are on Monday, May 11, 6-9 p.m.

The dates and times for ages 8-12 are:

• Saturday, May 9, 1-4 p.m.

• Sunday, May 10, 1-3 p.m.

• Callbacks are on Monday, May 11, 6-9 p.m.

All who audition should prepare a song piece that showcases vocal range, wear appropriate comfortable attire for the dance audition and bring Tap and Jazz shoes.

There will be lots of roles for singers, dancers and actors.

Rehearsals begin on May 18. 

Show dates are July 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18 and 19 at Dutchtown High School and July 30, 31, Aug. 1 and 2nd in Baton Rouge (location to be announced).

For more information, contact Center Stage at 225-644-4242 or or visit