DORSET - Auditions for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of "Beauty Lou and the Country Beast" will be held on Monday, Jan. 21 from 4 - 6 p.m. at the Dorset Playhouse.

There are roles for those students Kindergarten through 12th grade.

Approximately 50-60 local students will be cast to appear in the show with the MCT Tour Actor/Directors. There is no guarantee that everyone who auditions will be cast in the play. Students wishing to audition must arrive by the scheduled starting time and stay for the entire two-hour session. The first rehearsal begins approximately 15-30 minutes after the audition. This is a group audition - no advance preparation is necessary.

Rehearsals will be Tuesday-Friday from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. and/or 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at The Dorset Playhouse. Performances will be Saturday, Jan. 26 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. and will be presented at The Dorset Playhouse.

To cover ever-increasing production costs not covered by corporate and individual sponsors, there will be a fee of $35 for each child who agrees to participate as a cast member in this show. For more information, call 802-867-5570 or e-mail info@dorsetplayers.com.