ACANY’s Fall 2022 Full-Scale Off-Broadway Production
Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR.

Ages: 7-14 (email us for an age exception) 

Students ages 13 & 14 may also audition for HEATHERS THE MUSICAL: Teen Edition. We will cast you where you best fit!

Directed by Performer, Voice Teacher & Theatre Director, Rebecca O’Sullivan (GILBERT & SULLIVAN PLAYERS, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR, FROZEN JR)

Based on the original Broadway production that ran for over thirteen years and was nominated for nine Tony Awards, and the Academy Award-winning motion picture, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. is a fantastic adaptation of the story of transformation and tolerance.  Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. features some of the most popular songs ever written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice.

Zoom Audition Dates
Tuesday, August 23 from 3-7 PM ET
Wednesday, August 24 from 3-7 PM ET
Thursday, August 25 from 11 AM – 2:30 PM ET
Wednesday, August 31 from 11 AM – 1 PM ET and 4-5 PM ET
A Zoom link will be sent via email before your audition.

Audition Instructions & Materials
A Character Breakdown is in our Dropbox (see link below).

You will be asked to perform a scene and a song:
1. Select one scene/character to perform. Click Here for the Dropbox with Audition Scenes.
2. Select one song to perform. Click Here for the Dropbox with Audition Songs.

CLICK HERE FOR ALL AUDITION MATERIALS

Questions? Contact us here!

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Can’t make the audition dates but still want to try out? No Worries! Contact the Office for further instructions!

If cast, find the rehearsal & performance schedule below plus other pertinent information including conflicts and our Mandatory Tech Night!

Rehearsal Conflicts
We accept 2-3 pre-approved absences. We will be filming each rehearsal. You will be expected to review the material before the next rehearsal.

Rehearsal Schedule
Saturday Rehearsal: September 24
Sunday Rehearsals: September 25, October 2, October 9, October 16, October 23, October 30; November 6
Time: 1:30-5:30 PM
Where: Pearl Studios – 500 8th Ave (b/t 35th and 36th)

Friday Night Rehearsal: October 21
Time: 4-8 PM
Where: Pearl Studios – 500 8th Ave (b/t 35th and 36th)

*Tech Rehearsal: Friday, November 11
Time: 3:30-9:30 PM
Where: The Riverside Theatre – 91 Claremont Ave., NYC

*Tech is mandatory

Performance Dates & Showtimes
When: Saturday, November 12 & Sunday, November 13 (each cast will perform in 2 shows)
Where: The Riverside Theatre – 91 Claremont Ave., NYC
Belle Cast: Sat, November 12 at 10:30 AM and Sun, November 13 at 1 PM
Beast Cast: Sat, November 12 at 1 PM and Sun, November 13 at 10:30 AM
Tuition if Cast: 945.00 *includes a beautiful production T-Shirt!

Payment plans available.

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Past Productions

  • Fall 2020: Lion King Jr. at The Riverside Theatre
  • Fall 2020: Chicago High School Edition at The Riverside Theatre
  • Fall 2019: A Chorus Line and Frozen Jr. at The Riverside Theatre
  • Spring 2019: The Addams Family and Shrek Jr. at The Riverside Theatre
  • Fall 2018: The Drowsy Chaperone and Peter Pan Jr. at The Riverside Theatre
  • Spring 2018: Godspell and Seussical Jr.
  • Fall 2017: Les Miserables School Edition and The Little Mermaid Jr. at The Riverside Theatre
  • Spring 2017: Spamalot and Aladdin Jr. at the 52nd St. Project
  • Fall 2016: Urinetown and Annie Jr. at the 52nd St Project
  • Spring 2016: Beauty and the Beast Jr. at the 52nd St Project
  • Fall 2015: Honk Jr. and Thoughoughly Modern Millie Jr. at the 52nd St Project
  • Spring 2015: Legally Blonde Jr. at the 52nd St Project
  • Fall 2014: Seussical Jr. and High School Musical Jr. at The York Theatre
  • Spring 2014: The Little Mermaid Jr. at Manhattan Movment and Art Center
  • Fall 2013: Into the Woods Jr. Manhattan Movment and Art Center