children's theatre of elgin / fox valley theatre company

From beanstalks, to adventures with Jill, to jumping over a candlestick, Jack has captivated the imaginations of people for hundreds of years. See his story come to life in a whole new way in this CTE-original show!

Auditions are open to 2nd through 9th graders

Auditions: Feb 6th & 7th, 2023
Journey of Hope Church
37W040 Highland Ave
Elgin, IL 60124
Registration Deadline: Feb 2nd

For your audition, please come prepared with 16 measures or one minute of a musical theatre piece to sing. Please bring sheet music for the accompanist, as well as for yourself if needed. There will be a dance portion that is learned as a group at the audition, so please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. No monologue is required. 

Please sign up to audition below no later than Feb 2nd. Important dates:
Callbacks: Feb 9th (you will be notified via email or text if you are needed for a callback)
Family meeting and first rehearsal: Feb 20th
Show dates: School matinees April 20th & 21st, public shows April 21st-23rd

Participation in the show is $150, and payment is due Feb 20th. Discounts for multiple siblings and payment plan options are available upon checkout at registration. A limited number of funds are available for scholarships as well. Please email to inquire about a scholarship. All scholarship applications are due Feb 6th.

We love and rely on our family volunteers! At registration, we will ask you which committees you may like to serve on. You can read about all of them at