Oswego Children’s Theater Announces Auditions for ‘Shrek the Musical’

The Oswego Children’s Theater will be hosting auditions for its next production, “Shrek the Musical,” on May 13 from 5 until 8 p.m. and May 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. with the first rehearsal scheduled for May 17 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

The auditions will be held at the New Haven Congregational Church, located on Route 104 East, between Oswego and Mexico.


“Shrek” is a musical comedy based on the Oscar winning animated film of the same name.

The play was written by David Lindsay-Abaire with Music by Jeanine Tesori.

Participation in this production is open to all area children and youth.

Those auditioning should be prepared to recite a short monologue, such as nursery rhyme, and sing a song.

Cast members may also be asked to read from the script.

The play requires a large cast with many individual roles available.

Lyndsie Lee Jones will direct this production, which is slated to be performed on July 12, 13 14, 18, 19 and 20 at the church.

For more information, call 342 5265.