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Beauty and the Beast Auditions

Have you ever wanted to be apart of the acting cast for a WVDC recital? Now you can! Join us for auditions for the 2018 WVDC recital Beauty and the Beast.

WHEN:        Auditions: Thursday, August 10th 1-4pm(Open to Everyone) Register for an audition time HERE

Callbacks: Friday, August 11th 4-4:45pm(Invitation Only)

WHERE:      West Valley Dance Company (1226 S. Bascom Ave. San Jose, CA 95128)


COSTUME FEE: Costume fees will range from $90.00-$150.00

REHEARSAL/CLASS FEE: (1/2 hour monthly class rate)

REQUIREMENTS: All participants must be between the ages of 7yr-18yrs . Performers must also be enrolled in two or more WVDC dance classes.


Important Dates and Information

Things to keep in mind:

  • There is a limited number of roles and not every child who auditions will be cast. Please prepare your performer in advanced of this possibility.
  • During performances students will be reciting dialogue with a microphone. Please prepare your performer for this as well.

CASTING: We are casting for one cast with the possibility of a second. We are looking for young performers to bring to life the characters of: Belle, the Beast, Maurice, Gaston, Lefeu, Lumiere, Cogsworth, Mrs. Pots, Chip and Baubette. Cast list will be emailed on: Monday, August 14th.

REHEARSALS: If selected to be apart of the acting cast of Beauty and the Beast, your child will be required to attend rehearsals on a regular basis from November 2017-June 2018. Rehearsal will be held every other week; date and time TBA.

DRESS REHEARSALS: All cast will be required to attend all dress rehearsals. (June 20th and 21st 2018)

PEFORMANCES: All cast will be required to attend June performances. (June 22nd and 23rd 2018)



Actors will be brought in with their audition group (6-8 performers), they will then introduce themselves and read a set of lines of their choosing from the character sheet. Each audition group will last 15-20 minutes. Actors will then be excused and emailed if they are chosen for callbacks. Callbacks will be emailed by 8pm on August 10th.