Casting Call: Sleeping Beauty Babes Chorus

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Abrons Arts Center and The Panto Project are seeking 5 performers ages 7–12 for our Holiday production of Sleeping Beauty.

Join us for a casting call on Sunday Sept 24, 2023 from 12–4pm at the Abrons Arts Center.


What are the eligibility requirements to register for the Babes Chorus casting call?
Casting call participants must be between the ages of 7-12 years old. A love of singing, dancing and having fun is a must!
Masking is required for the casting call.

What should I be prepared to do at the casting call?
Please be prepared to showcase special talents (juggling, skateboarding, etc.) and please prepare a short song of any kind.

Is this a paid gig?
Yes! If selected, Babe Chorus participants receive a small stipend for their participation.

What is the rehearsal and performance commitment?
Presence at all rehearsals and performances are required. All rehearsals and performances take place at Abrons Arts Center. Please see below for an outline of the casting call, rehearsal, production and performance schedule:


Casting Call
Sunday Sept 24, 12—4pm

Rehearsals/ Workshops
Saturday Sept 30 3—5pm
Saturday Oct 7, 3—5pm
Saturday Oct 14, 3—5pm
Saturday Oct 21, 3—5pm
Saturday Oct 28, 3—5pm
Saturday Nov 4, 3—5pm
Saturday Nov 11, 3—5pm
Saturday Nov 18, 2:30—5:30pm
Sunday Nov 19, 2—6pm

Technical Rehearsals onstage
Tuesday Nov 21, 6—8pm (TBC)
Saturday Nov 25, 5—8pm
Sunday Nov 26, 5—8pm
Tuesday Nov 28, 6—8pm
Wednesday Nov 29 6—8pm
Thursday Nov 30 5—9pm Dress Rehearsal
Friday Dec 1 5—9pm Invited Dress Rehearsal

Performance Schedule
Saturday Dec 2, 3—7pm
Sunday Dec 3, 3—7pm
Thursday Dec 7, 6—9:30pm
Friday Dec 8, 6—9:30pm
Saturday Dec 9, 3—7
Sunday Dec 10, 3—7pm

Wednesday Dec 13, 9am—12:30pm TBC School Show #1
Thursday Dec 14, 6—9:30pm
Friday Dec 15, 6—9:30pm
Saturday Dec 16, 3—7pm
Sunday Dec 17, 3—7pm

Wednesday Dec 20, 9am—12:30pm TBC School Show #2
Thursday Dec 21, 6—9:30pm
Friday Dec 22, 6—9:30pm
Saturday Dec 23, 3—7pm
Sunday Dec 24, 3—7pm

Questions? Please email [email protected] or call (212) 598 0400.