La Comedia Dinner Theatre - A Taste of Broadway

 La Comedia Auditions

Local auditions for "Madagascar: A Musical Adventure Jr."

La Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio, will be holding auditions for their Broadway Star Academy production of "Madagascar: A Musical Adventure Jr." on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, Ohio. This is an open audition for students age 7-17 interested in enrolling in the Broadway Star Academy, an advanced theatre workshop that will perform two performances of "Madagascar: A Musical Adventure Jr."

9:30 AM � Signups begin in La Comedia lobby

10:00 AM � All children auditioning will be taught a song from the show. Music and accompanist will be provided.

10:30 AM � Each child will sing. Children may be asked to stay to read. Once everyone has sung, the children asked to read will be given a reading from the show to perform.


ALEX: The lion. Fun loving showman

MARTY: The zebra. The dreamer

GLORIA: The hippo. Sassy mother figure of the group

MELMAN: The giraffe. Nervous hypochondriac

PENGUINS: The birds with a mission.

SKIPPER: The Captain

KOWALSKI: 2nd in Command

RICO: The brute

PRIVATE: Just stand and be cute

MASON: The chimpanzee. Has a bone to pick with everyone

KING JULIEN: The Lemur King. A true party animal


FOOSA: Head of the meanest group of animals in the jungle

ENSEMBLE: Will play multiple roles of Zookeepers, Lemurs, Foosa Gang, Lionesses, Townspeople and many others

April 3: Cast list will be posted on

April 10: Deadline for cast to accept their roles, complete Academy registration and submit payment of $210.

Rehearsal Dates:

Monday July 8 - Wednesday July 10: 1 pm � 5 pm

Saturday July 13: 1pm � 4 pm

Monday July 15 � Wednesday July 17: 1 pm � 5 pm

Saturday July 20: 1 pm � 4 pm

Monday July 22 � Wednesday July 24: 1 pm � 5 pm

Saturday July 27: 8:30 � 11 AM (Final Dress)

All rehearsals for Broadway Star Academy are mandatory and no conflicts will be accepted.

Performances: July 27 at 11:30 am and 2:30 pm. Tickets are $10 (show only). Beverages available for purchase from bar. All participants will also receive a Broadway Star Academy t-shirt 

Please bring a current picture (school picture or headshot).

Director/Choreographer is Chris Beiser

Questions call Kris Byerly @ 937-746-4554 ext 241 or email