(ST CHARLES) Vero Voce School of Performing Arts in St Charles will be auditioning young actors by appointment on May 11, 2014 for Into the Woods, JR. Directed by David Rodriguez (Vero Voce Theater Artistic Director) with Vocal Direction by Dawn Harkins (owner Vero Voce) and produced by Dennis Brown, performances will run Saturdays and Sundays, August 9—17, 2014.Vero Voce was established in 2001 specializing in private voice, piano lessons and musical theatre coaching. It expanded into a 7,000 square foot facility with multiple studios, classrooms, and a theatre in St Charles. Vero Voce is known for its unique theater teaching style, with elements of improvisation, actor input, characterization, scene study, tech awareness and confidence building.The Brothers Grimm "go Broadway" as Sondheim and Lapine offer up a cockeyed fairy tale in INTO THE WOODS JR. All of your favorite characters—Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk), and the Witch—meet and interact in this whimsical original story. The musical centers on a baker and his wife who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the king's festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a witch's curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse and wind up changed forever.Auditions will be held at Vero Voce, 951 State Ave., Ste F, St Charles, Illinois by appointment only on Sunday, May 11, 2014 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. To make an audition appointment, please fill out the audition registration form online at
or call 630-584-0139. Actors need to prepare 2 contrasting sixteen bar musical selections in the Broadway style and a one minute monologue. These are tuition based productions.More information about the productions and the many other offerings at Vero Voce can be obtained by visiting the website: verovoce.com, or calling (630) 584-0139.