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Audition Call-Once Upon a Mattress Youth Additon @ South Arkansas Arts Center

August 29, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Drama Club Auditions


Once Upon a Mattress: Youth Edition
Aug 29 & 31 Audition Call • 4pm
Callbacks Sept 5 • 4pm

The Drama Club production, sponsored by Southern Airways Express, will host auditions for the youth edition August 29 & 31 from 4pm. Students grades 7-12 can attend either or both days. Select a 45 second cut from a song of your choice to sing, and bring the music track. There will also be a selection of monologues from the show provided. Make sure to prepare a monologue from that selection. Also, expect to learn a short-dance exercise. Callbacks will be September 5 at 4pm, and scene reading will be provided.


The SAAC Arts Academy Drama Club is presenting the one-hour “Once Upon a Mattress: Youth Edition” on November 9-10.   This fairy-tale musical is a fun rendition of “The Princess and The Pea.”


Many moons ago in a far-off place, Queen Aggravain decreed no couples could marry until her son, Prince Dauntless, found a bride. Princesses came from far and wide to win the hand of the prince, but none could pass the impossible tests given to them by the Queen. That is, until the “shy” swamp princess, Winnifred the Woebegone, showed up. Would she be able to pass the Sensitivity Test, marry her prince and help Lady Larkin and Sir Harry to the altar? For after all, a princess is a delicate thing.



August 29, 2023
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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South Arkansas Arts Center (SAAC)


South Arkansas Arts Center
110 E 5th
El Dorado, AR 71730 United States
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