Studio B Announces Upcoming Season/Auditions

Studio B Announces Upcoming Season

Studio B Performing Arts Center in Highland Village is proud to announce the upcoming Fall and Spring seasons.  Studio B is also taking resumes for directors, musical directors and choreographers for all of the following shows. For information, contact DeAnna McDearmont, Managing Director at

MAGICAL LAND OF OZ–Children’s Workshop Production (open to ages 4-13)

When Dorothy’s house squashes the Wicked Witch of the East, she and her dog Toto set out on the adventure that has charmed millions.  With her friends, Scarecrow, Cowardly Lion and Tin Woodsman, this remarkable journey takes them to the great Oz…  who will only grant them their wishes if they rid the world of the Wicked Witch of the West. Open registration going on now. Performances scheduled September Sept. 9-18, 7:30 on Fridays & Saturdays, 2:30 Sundays.

ARSENIC & OLD LACE—Adult Community Production (open to ages 18+)

This show is the clever combination of the farcical and the macabre by Joseph Kesselring. It centers on drama critic Mortimer Brewster, his brother who thinks he is Teddy Roosevelt, and his two spinster aunts who have taken to poisoning lonely old men who come to their home looking for lodging. Auditions scheduled August 13 from 10-1 p.m. Performances scheduled September 30, October 1 & 2. Friday & Saturday at 7:30, Sunday at 2:30

CLAUS: THE MUSICAL -Community Theater Production (open to ages 8+)

How did Santa become the beloved Santa Claus? Follow good ol’ Saint Nick and find out how this ordinary man became Santa. This original holiday adaptation by one of Studio B’s own students will delight audiences of all ages. Auditions scheduled September 24 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Performances scheduled December 2-11. Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30, Sundays at 2:30.

MIS*CAST (Fundraiser—all ages)

According to the dictionary “miscast” means to cast in an unsuitable role.  Miscasting in the theater, however, can have fun and entertaining results! Join Studio B for a night of all sorts of miscasts in this fundraising event. Fundraiser scheduled on January 21, 2012.

ROBIN HOOD THE MUSICAL-Children’s Workshop Production (open to ages 4-13)

It’s the classic tale of Robin Hood, the outlaw hero of Sherwood Forest. Poor citizens led by Robin Hood are waging their war against the evil Prince John, who has taken the place of King Richard the Lion-Hearted. Can Robin Hood and his merry followers defeat the suppressor and secure Nottingham to the rightful king? Open registration begins in November. Performances are scheduled February 10-19. Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30, Sundays at 2:30.

THE CURIOUS SAVAGE-Adult Community Production

Ethel P. Savage has inherited millions of dollars and her step-children are overly eager to help her distribute the funds. The children institutionalize her, but it is there that Mrs. Savage discovers a host of social misfits who need the type of help she can provide. This popular comedy by John Patrick leaves audience members feeling that the neglected virtues of kindness and affection are not entirely lost. Auditions scheduled January 6 from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Performances scheduled March 9-11. Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30, Sundays at 2:30.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, JR -Youth Community  Production (open to ages 8-19)

In the small village of Anatevka, the poor dairyman, Tevye, tries to instill in his five daughters the traditions of his Jewish community and heritage despite the changing world around them. Rich in historical and ethnic detail, this musical has touched audiences around the world. Auditions scheduled February 11 from 10-1. Performances scheduled in April 20-29. Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30, Sundays at 2:30.