March 19, 2020

Jack and Lil’ and the Beanstalk

A performance for the young and young at heart! Come away with us to the Appalachian Mountains for a foot stompin’, toe tappin’ retelling of a folk story classic. Be prepared to be swept up into the action and adventure as we join Jack and his sister Lil on a magical journey up the beanstalk.

Announcing open auditions for Jack and Lil’ and the Beanstalk.

Please come prepared with 30 seconds only of an acapella song. Be prepared to present short lines (“sides”) for one character. There will also be a short dance and movement portion of the audition.

Starting July 13, you can go to to sign up for a time slot, access audition tips, our rehearsal attendance policy, and download the “sides.” Please choose just one character to read for! Paper copies of the sides will be available at the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center during the auditions.

Auditions are open for ages 5 – 12. Auditions will be Monday, August  17 and Tuesday, August 18 from 3 – 6 p.m.

Call backs will be on Thursday, August 20 from 3 – 7 p.m.

Director: Melanie Brown  (334) 332-6834

Rehearsals will begin August 24 and end September 21.

Rehearsals on Mondays and Wednesdays will be from 4 – 6 p.m. and Saturday rehearsals will be from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

There will be no rehearsal on September 5 and September 7.

There will be dress rehearsals on Monday, September 28, Tuesday, September 29, and Wednesday, September 30 from 3:30 – 7 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for children, students, and seniors.

Shows will be October 1, 2, 5, 8, 9, and 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center.

There will be matinee performances on October 3 and 10 at 4 p.m.

Tickets will be available for purchase closer to show dates.