Seeking Two Young Performers for OVER THE RAINBOW

Virginia Musical Theatre in Virginia Beach is seeking two young performers for OVER THE RAINBOW, starring Tiffany Haas and Michael McCory Rose, at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts. Only one week of rehearsal and performances for both roles. Housing available. Both roles are paid.
Young Tiffany: Seeking a dynamic female identifying young performer between the ages of 8-12 who can sing, act and dance (ideally tap). Think Baby June in Gypsy. Should have a great big personality and feel as if they were born for the stage. Performer will sing “Born to Entertain” from the musical Ruthless as part of Over the Rainbow. This performer will be featured throughout the show.
Home Singer: Seeking BIPOC (Black and Indigenous People of Color) middle or high school aged performer who can sing “Home” from The Wiz. Open to female identifying or male identifying with unchanged voice. Performer should have incredible belt voice. This performer will also be featured in the finale musical number of Over the Rainbow.
Please perform a short cut (around 1 minute) of a musical theater song that shows off your voice. You may sing the selections being used in the show, if you wish. You can either sing to a musical track or a cappella. Upload videos to YouTube or Vimeo and include link as well as recent photo, students name, age, height and parent/guardian contact information.
Must be available 2/19-2/27
Please send videos to no later than February 11, 2022.