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The Kohl’s Wild Theater will be holding auditions on Saturday, December 3rd.  All roles are within an age range of 20-35.  Experience with musical theater, puppetry, and comedy improv is a plus.  For the audition, please prepare a 16-32 bar cut of a musical theater up-tempo as well as two contrasting one-minute monologues.  Please bring a copy of your headshot and resume.  Callbacks will be held during the week of December 5th-9th.

Auditions will be by appointment only.  Headshots and resumes may be sent to Dave McLellan at davem@zoosociety.org for an appointment.

Program Information:

The Kohl’s Wild Theater is a participatory theater that uses drama, puppetry, games and songs to bring conservation messages to children and families.  Located in the children’s area of the Zoo, performances focus on conservation and the importance of caring for the animals and the environment.  During the school year, Kohl’s Wild Theater tours to elementary schools and other community organizations within a one-hour radius of the Zoo.

Actors cast in December must be available for daytime rehearsals from December 12th-21st and December 27th-30th.  Starting pay is $11 per hour.  Full company members typically work 20-30 hours per week.  Understudy positions typically work 4-10 hours per week.  Auditioning actors will also be considered for Spring/Summer employment.

Visit www.wildtheater.org for more information.

Dave McLellan

Theater Coordinator

Zoological Society of Milwaukee

10005 West Blue Mound Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Phone: 414-258-5058 x429

Cell: 414-254-9936

Fax: 414-258-4004

wildtheatre.org


The Kohl’s Wild Theater will be holding auditions on July 22nd for the remainder of summer season at the Milwaukee County Zoo and the year-round touring program.  All roles are within an age range of 20-35.  Experience with musical theater, puppetry, and comedy improv is a plus.  For the audition, please prepare a 16-32 bar cut of a musical theater up-tempo as well as two contrasting one-minute monologues.  Please bring a copy of your headshot and resume.  Callbacks will be held Tuesday July 26th.

Auditions will be by appointment only.  Email a copy of your headshot and resume to Dave McLellan at davem@zoosociety.org.  Only selected candidates will receive audition appointments.

Program Information:

The Kohl’s Wild Theater is a participatory theater that uses drama, puppetry, games and songs to bring conservation messages to children and families.  Located in the children’s area of the Zoo, performances focus on conservation and the importance of caring for the animals and the environment.

Actors must be available for daytime rehearsals in the week of August 1st-5th.  Actors must be available to cover selected daytime performances at the Milwaukee County Zoo from August 6th-September 5th.  Fall rehearsals will begin September 12th and run through September 30th.  Starting October 1st, actors will be expected to cover 3-5 performances per week.  Understudy positions also available.  Starting pay is $11 per hour.  Actors are expected to work 20-30 hours per week.  Understudies will be given guaranteed performance dates.

Visit www.wildtheater.org for more information.