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'Waitress' seeking young actress for Smith Center shows

'Waitress' seeking young actress for Smith Center shows
Posted at 3:00 PM, Aug 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-16 18:00:42-04

"Waitress" will be premiering at The Smith Center on Oct. 9-14 for a limited engagement and is looking for two young girls to perform the role of “Lulu” for the duration of the engagement.

"Waitress" tells the story of Jenna, an expert pie baker working at a local diner and stuck in a loveless marriage. Her salvation comes in the form of her daughter, Lulu.

The character of “Lulu” is 4 to 5 years old and appears in the production’s finale scene. Qualified young girls should be shorter than 4’2" and be no older than 5 years and 3 months. 

Individual applicants are welcome, as are sets of twins or siblings. Space is limited to the first 60 applicants to sign up.

The Search for Lulu will take place in Las Vegas on Tuesday, Sept. 4, from 10 a.m –3 p.m. inside Boman Pavilion, the building adjacent to Reynolds Hall and the Box Office at The Smith Center.  

The audition will consist of the child speaking two lines from the show. If possible, parents should bring a current head shot and resume for each child. Headshot, resume and prior acting experience is not required. For more information and to sign up for visit www.TheSmithCenter.com/lulu

The character of “Lulu” will be cast locally in each tour market and two girls are chosen to share the role. Each girl chosen will perform in 4 performances each during the one week engagement.