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‘Traditions of Christmas’ auditions Aug. 17, 23, 24

| August 14, 2020 1:00 AM

Everyone's favorite holiday show is seeking performers with Christmas in their hearts to contribute their talents to the 2020 "Traditions of Christmas."

Presented by Laura Little Theatrical Productions, "Traditions of Christmas" is a Radio City Music Hall-style show that inspires the audience members of all ages. It takes audiences on a journey through time and heritage. Tears well up and hearts are filled with respect as the USO performance takes the stage and the U.S. military is honored.

Throughout the show, Christmas classics are brought to life with song and dance. Crowds are amazed by the beautifully choreographed kickline tap numbers, and children light up the show travels north to Santa’s workshop. The grand Nativity conclusion reminds everyone that there is a purpose behind the celebration.

Do you love to spread Christmas cheer? If you are 16 or older, be sure to secure a private spot to audition.

Auditions will be held Aug. 17, 23 and 24 at Expressions School of Performing Arts, 2825 Highway 41, Post Falls. Callbacks will be Aug. 25.

Precautionary measures will be taken to keep everyone safe. The size of the cast will be reduced by roughly 25 people to allow for physical distancing during rehearsals and in the green room. Choreography will be adjusted to allow for minimal to no touching. Understudies will be cast, so if actors become ill, they can rest assured the show will go on. Hand sanitizer will be available at rehearsals and shows.

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