Rising Stars Productions

Put on a show with the Schauer School of the Arts!  Experienced instructors and staff will take students through the process of putting on a musical which culminates in Schooltime Matinee and public Family Series performances.  These performances are complete with costumes, scenery, playbooks, lights, and sound.  Cast and crew opportunities are available for ages 7-18.  Tuition fees apply.

The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley, Jr.


Director: Therese Burazin
Choreographer: Melissa Arnold
Musical Director: Naiza Gohr
Costume Designer: Lori Matasek

AUDITIONS - For ages 7-18 as of January 18, 2020
When:  Saturday, January 18, 2020

Ages 7-11 years - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.  There is nothing to prepare ahead of time.

Ages 12-18 years - 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm.    

Students must book a 30 minutes time slot according to their age as of January 18, 2020.  Click the link below to reserve your spot:

Audition Form AND Waiver Form are required in order to audition.  Forms are also available at the Schauer Arts Center Box Office and on the day of auditions.  60-70 Students will be cast in the production.  Audition is free, required for participation, and closed to the public.  No experience necessary.  Everyone is considered for every role.

Register for Cast    

Register for Crew

Rehearsals will be scheduled from January 21 to March 11, 2020 on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:30 to 6:30 pm and alternating Saturdays 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Beginning March 2, 2020 rehearsals are Monday-Thursday from 4:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

Students are not scheduled for every rehearsal.  Specific schedules will will depend on individual characters.  We do our best to consider school-related events such as Forensics and Solo & Ensemble when scheduling Saturday rehearsals.

Students must be absent from school Thu, March 12,  2020
Schooltime Matinees: Thu, March 12, 2020 · 10:00 am & 12:30 pm
Public Performances: Fri, March 13, 2020 · 7:00 pm and Sat, March 14, 2020 · 2:00 pm

Those who audition are required to fill out an audition for and a waiver form. Please visit the below link and bring the completed forms with you to your audition. 

Waiver  Form  (pdf) 

Audition Form (pdf) 


Please Note: BOTH Audition Form AND Waiver Form are REQUIRED to Audition


Cast Tuition: $230 · Crew Tuition: $70 
Required for those cast in production. Includes 2 complimentary tickets and a t-shirt. Non-refundable and non-transferable.  Multiple sibling discount can be applied.  Not eligible for other discounts

Session Dates

Fall Session Begins September 16!

Fall 2019 Classes

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