Virtual Auditions for Metro Theater Company

Website URL MetroTheater Metro Theater Company

Metro Theater Company is currently accepting audition submissions through Friday, February 26, 2021 for:

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show/La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo

a bilingual puppet production based on the books by Eric Carle and created by Jonathan Rockefeller.

Directed by Julia Flood

Rehearsing indoors at MTC rehearsal space at 3311 Washington Avenue in Grand Center (with safety protocols): March 29 – April 24, 2021; daytime weekdays and weekends, 5 days/week

Performing outdoors at the new City of Kirkwood Performing Arts Center (with safety protocols): April 25 – May 16, 2021; weekday school matinees and weekend public performances. The production will also be video recorded and streamed digitally.

Casting breakdown: 1 Actor/Puppeteers; open gender, open ethnicity (2 roles are already cast)

  • All actors must perform simple dialogue in both English and Spanish.
  • Performers for this production must be very comfortable with physical movement. The three Actors/Puppeteers will enliven 75 puppets of varying size and weight in a highly
    physical production.

All positions are paid. To submit an audition, or for tips on creating video submissions, check out our website:

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