Welcome To East Valley Children's Theatre
Main Stage Production
A Little Princess
Auditions for EVCT’s fall production of A Little Princess will be held August 16 and 17 at 5 pm for ages 8-11 and 7 pm for ages 12-18 at the EVCT Studio, 4501 East Main Street in Mesa.
Auditions will consist of singing, dancing and reading from the script. Please dress comfortably for movement and bring a photo of yourself you can leave at the auditions. The Audition Card in on line for you to download, fill out and bring with you when you come to the auditions.
Parts to be cast
Ermengarde St. John, a pupil at the school
Lottie, a very young pupil
Alice, another pupil
Jessie, another pupil
Lavina, an not so very nice pupil
6-8 other pupils at the school
Miss Amelia, Teacher
Miss Minchin, Principal
Becky, a servant
Mr. Barrow, an attorney
Cook, at the school
Sara Crewe, a little princess
Mrs. Carmichael , a neighbor
Ram Dass, servant of Mr. Carrisford
Perkins, a servant of Mr. Carrisford
Mr. Carrisford, another neighbor
Mr. Carmichael, works for Mr. Carrisford
Captain Crewe, Sara’s Father
Dream Sequence Dancers
Synopsis of the show
This engaging musical adaptation of the classic by Frances Hodgson Burnett opens with a happy Sara Crewe, heiress to a large fortune. Enrolled at Miss Minchin’s seminary in Victorian England, her life takes a dramatic turn when she receives news of the loss of her father... and her fortune. Sara is forced by the greedy Minchin to become a servant and live in a wretched attic room. When a mysterious gentleman from India moves next door, curious things begin to happen. Sara even discovers that her fortune has been retrieved. Touching and beautiful music add a magical touch to this enchanting show. A must see show for the entire family.
On the Spot Improv Troupe
On the Spot Improv Troupe
August 23, Tuesday – 6 pm – Ages 12-18
This performance troupe presents improvisational programs at a variety of locations, making up their performance on the spot. Troupe meets each week on Tuesdays from 6-8 pm. Cost to be in the troupe is $175 for the 12 weeks of instruction.
EVCT’s On The Spot teen improve troupe is under the direction of Aaron Blanco. The troupe is made up of youth age 12-18 who perform improve shows in a variety of East Valley locations. Auditions are held in the fall and winter for the troupe. Rehearsals are at the EVCT studio on Tuesdays from 6-8 pm. To schedule a performance call the EVCT office at 480-756-3828.
Call the EVCT Office for an appointment to audition at 480-756-3828.
Troupe meets each week on Tuesdays from 6-8 pm.
EVCT Bravo Musical Theatre Troupe
August 24, Wednesday – 5:00 pm For Kids ages 12-18
This musical theatre performance troupe singing and dances songs from Broadway musicals at a variety of locations in the East Valley.
Troupe meets each week on Wednesdays from 5:00-7:00 pm
Cost to be in the troupe is $175 for the 12 weeks of instruction.
Call the EVCT Office for an appointment at 480-756-3828
EVCT Express Acting Troupe
EVCT Express Auditions
August 25 Thursday – 4:30 pm at the EVCT Studio – Ages 8-16
EVCT Express troupe is an acting troupe under the direction of Nicole Gibson-Rice. The troupe is made up of youth age 8-16 who create a script based on a title of the performance then perform the show at a variety of venues in the East Valley. Auditions are held in the fall and winter for the troupe. Rehearsals are at the EVCT studio on Thursdays from 4:30-6:30 pm. To schedule a performance call the EVCT office at 480-756-3828
Troupe meets each week on Thursdays from 4:30-6:30 pm
Cost to be in the troupe is $175 for the 12 week program.
For all Troupe Auditions, Call for an appointment so we know how many people will be auditioning.
All auditions are at the EVCT Studio, 4501 East Main Street. Map
480-756-3828 or www.evct.org for additional information
EVCT Literature Alive Troupe
EVCT is seeking home schooled kids age 8-18 to be a part of its Literature Alive program this spring. Literature alive takes a story into the schools and libraries where they troupe members read a story, then act it out, do an interactive activity with the kids in the audience and then give each child in the audience a copy of the book that was just read. The troupe meets for six rehearsals and then has a week of day time performances of the show. Cost to be in the troupe is $95 which covers all expenses of the program. To be a part of this great program call the EVCT office at 480-756-3828 to set up an interview with Karen.
Interested youth need to contact the EVCT office for an interview at