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Medina County Show Biz depends on volunteer talent for all of its plays each season. Our auditions are open to anyone with an interest in performing in community theater. We welcome actors of all ages and experience levels! 


ELF The Musical
Steel Magnolias

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⭐️Audition Notice: ELF - The Musical⭐️

Step into the enchanting world of "ELF - The Musical," a heartwarming holiday tale that's captivated audiences of all ages. Adapted from the beloved film, this modern Christmas classic follows Buddy, a human raised by elves at the North Pole, as he embarks on a whimsical journey to New York City in search of his true identity and the magic of Christmas.

Audition Details:

  • Prepare a musical selection (about 1-2 minutes). Accompaniment will be provided; please bring sheet music.

  • Cold readings from the script may be conducted for selected roles.

  • Wear comfortable attire for a brief dance/movement audition

Rehearsals Begin: Coming soon! 

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Musical Director: 


Stage Manager: 

We're seeking performers of all backgrounds and experience levels to bring this beloved musical to life. Don't miss your chance to be a part of the fun!

Character Descriptions:

  • Buddy (20s-30s): A lovable, energetic character discovering his human heritage. Requires strong comedic timing and singing ability.

  • Jovie (20s-30s): A cynical yet ultimately warm-hearted young woman who works at Macy's. Strong singing and acting skills required.

  • Walter Hobbs (40s-50s): Buddy's workaholic biological father, who undergoes a transformation. Strong actor with singing ability.

  • Emily Hobbs (30s-40s): Buddy's stepmother, a loving and kind-hearted woman. Good singing and acting skills.

  • Michael Hobbs (10-12): Buddy's stepbrother, a young boy full of wonder. Should be comfortable on stage.

  • Santa Claus (40s-60s): Jolly and charismatic, commanding the stage. Strong singing voice and commanding presence.

  • Deb (30s-50s): Walter Hobbs' secretary, efficient and humorous. Good comedic timing.

  • Various supporting roles: Elves, Macy's employees, New Yorkers, and more. A diverse range of talents and personalities.

⭐️ Audition Notice: Steel Magnolias ⭐️
Get ready to step into the charming world of Southern charm and unbreakable bonds with our upcoming production of "Steel Magnolias"! 

"Steel Magnolias" is a heartwarming and hilarious Southern comedy-drama that explores the enduring bond of friendship among a group of strong-willed women in a small Louisiana town. Set in Truvy's beauty salon, the play delves into themes of love, loss, and the indomitable spirit of the women who navigate life's challenges with humor and grace.

Audition Details:

Prepare a one to two-minute monologue showcasing your ability to embody the spirit and personality of your chosen character. (Southern accent is a plus but not mandatory.)

Rehearsals begin: Coming soon! 


Directed by: Jen Dove
Stage Manager: TBD

A golden opportunity to join a production not only immersion of the rich tapestry of Southern life, but also the celebration of the unyielding strength, resilience, and empowerment of women.

Character Descriptions:

Truvy Jones (Age Range: 40s-50s): Owner of the beauty salon, a vivacious and nurturing woman with a quick wit.

Annelle Dupuy-Desoto (Age Range: Late Teens-20s): A shy, anxious newcomer to town who finds a home and a family at the salon.

Clairee Belcher (Age Range: 50s-60s): A wealthy, sassy widow with a penchant for humor and a heart of gold.

Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie (Age Range: 20s): A young bride-to-be with a vibrant personality and unwavering optimism.

M'Lynn Eatenton (Age Range: 40s-50s): Shelby's pragmatic and loving mother, who faces life's challenges with strength and determination.

Ouiser Boudreaux (Age Range: 50s-70s): A cantankerous and outspoken woman, quick to share her opinions and embrace her eccentricities.

All auditions will be posted on our website, on our Facebook page, and on the Northeast Ohio Auditions FB Group Page
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