Auditions for “Newsies Jr” May 12 and 13

Fond du Lac Community Theatre invites students in 3rd-12th grade to audition for “Newsies Jr.” Auditions will be held at the Firehouse, 250 W 9th St, Fond du Lac.

Auditionees can come at any time on Friday, May 12 from 5-7:30 p.m. or Saturday, May 13 from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. Students must prepare a brief song for their audition and will be asked to do a cold read.

Performances: July 27–30, 2023, Goodrich Little Theatre

Tickets will be available on and at the door ($3 more at the door.) Typically, tickets will go on sale about six weeks prior to opening night.

Synopsis: Inspired by true events, Newsies Jr. tells the story of the newsboys who rallied across New York City to strike against unfair working conditions. Together, the newsies learn that they are stronger united and create a movement to fight for what’s right. This abridged version of the classic is perfect for families and kids of all ages.