Youth Auditions Results

­Thank you to everyone who came out and auditioned for educational opportunities this year with Music Theatre Wichita. We are very impressed with the talent and dedication of all those who auditioned. Please read the information below to find out your next steps!  

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The cast list for Seussical Jr. Is below. The first rehearsal will be Sunday, January 22 from 2:00pm-5:00pm at Friends University in the Alumni Auditorium (located in the Davis Administration Building). Enter the building from the east side and take the stairs up one level. The parent meeting will be from 2:00 PM-2:15 PM – we will go over expectations, rules, and general housekeeping items during the parent meeting.  After the parent meeting, we will begin rehearsal.

Please email Joshua at by this Thursday at 10:00 am to let us know if you will be accepting or declining your part.

To register, pay the $35.00 enrollment fee and fill out the required information please visit Seussical Jr. Registration. Please do this before the first rehearsal. Everyone must complete this step before they can participate.

Cast List

Claire Droegemeier
Lexye Collins
Lucas Grief 
Niomi Ndirangu
Goldie Lane
Sour Kangaroo:
McKayla Stacey 
Young Kangaroo:
Blair Baeza
Mr. Mayor:
Daniel Kinnane
Mrs. Mayor:
Clara Stover-Brown
Thing 1 and Thing 2:
Olivia Hill & Raegan Eskridge
Bird Girls:
Abigail Metcalf (Mayzie understudy)
Malea Olsen (Sour Kangaroo understudy)
Maryam Doukali (Gertrude understudy)
Marley Vest
Christiane Short
Wickersham Brothers: 
Killian McGaffin
Camden McQuilliam
Montana Roberts
Yertle The Turtle:
Jason Denning
Jojo understudy/Ens.: 
Kyndall Carson

Whos/Jungle Creatures/Ensemble *Lots of features/lines/solos including fish, jungle animals, Whos, and other characters will be assigned during rehearsals! 

Brooklyn Bobetsky
Adyson Cooper
Yaneli Esqueda-James
Juliette Falo
Lily Foster
Em Hodges
Maggie Jennings
Izzy Lehman
Cassidy Martin
Madilynn Pawloski
Addi Rains
Quinten Recio
Grace Ricke
Lily Ryan
Madison Schulte
Caroline Shire
Emily Skibba
Abigail Skubitz
Hallie Spieckermann
Emma Stuhlsatz
Mia Webster
Brynlee Westhoff
Lizzy Williams
Lily Wilson

Oliver Anderson
Thomas Bartkoski
Myla Berry
Charlotte Bryant
Edith Bryant
Leila Callan
Barron Dyer
Olive Farha
Peyton Flores
Brooklyn Giefer
Remmy Goheen
Jillian Hale
Kayla Hill
Brielle Ives
Millie Jerke
Isabelle Kieffer
Aubree Kupper
Anna Marler
Tessa Martin
Missoni Nicholson-Saville
Bailey Norris
Piper Pirtle
Raelynn Russell
Ivy Sailing
Marlee Schmeidler
Laura Steichen
Isabella Wells Lee

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The Rising Stars Youth Ensemble roster can be found here. Please note that participation in the Rising Stars Summer Camp is required. This camp takes place on June 6-9 from 12:00 PM-5:00 PM each day. You will learn all the medleys during this time, and different workshops/classes will be offered. If you cannot attend the camp, it is not guaranteed that you will be able to participate in the Rising Stars Youth Ensemble performances.
This camp is free for all participants due to the generous sponsorship of The Trust Company of Kansas.

Please complete the Rising Stars Registration to confirm your participation in the Rising Stars Youth Ensemble, provide the required information, and let us know what performing opportunities you will be signing up for. This must be done before April 30.

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We would like the following young performers to come back in the spring for Chip callbacks during the weekend of March 24-26. You will be contacted by MTWichita’s Artistic Director Brian Marcum for further information regarding the callbacks.

Callbacks for Chip in Beauty and the Beast
Thomas Bartkowski
Beau Baxter
Kyndall Carson
Felix Marcum
Ivy Sailing

The young performers listed below are invited to join us for Beauty and the Beast. Rehearsals will begin around July 11 and performances will be July 26-30. Teens and kids cast in this show will be in the opening number and kill the beast scene as townspeople. You will be contacted by stage management in early July regarding the exact schedule. Please email Joshua at by April 30 to accept your part.

Teens in Beauty and the Beast
Cami Abraham
Violet Baker
Hadasa Barmor
Maisy Blanton
Cole Broddle
Kellen Clinton
Lexye Collins
Topher Cundith
Gina Difede
Emma Dugan
Izel Franco-Mathur
Lucas Grief
Olivia Hill
Keaton Mohr
Niomi Ndirango
Montana Roberts
Kriss Ross
Noah Sickman
McKayla Stacey
Eliza Sweet
Izzy Todd
Aaliyah Williams

Kids in Beauty and the Beast
Oliver Anderson
Blair Baeza
Thomas Bartkoski
Beau Baxter
Kyndall Carson
Gracie Cooper
Barron Dyer
Remmy Goheen
Kylie Hoang
Brielle Ives
Felix Marcum
Leea Meuten
Piper Pirtle
Ivy Sailing

Ragtime Clip

We would like the following young performers to come back in the spring for callbacks for Ragtime during the weekend of March 24-26. You will be contacted by MTWichita’s Artistic Director Brian Marcum for further information regarding the callbacks.

Callbacks for The Little Boy in Ragtime
Oliver Anderson
Cole Broddle
Barron Dyer
Keaton Mohr

Callbacks for The Little Girl in Ragtime
Leilah Callan
Gracie Cooper
Lindley Belle Daniel
Leea Meuten
Piper Pirtle
Ivy Sailing
Marlee Schmeidler

Other Opportunities

Music Theatre Wichita’s Apprentice Program introduces high school students to the world of professional theatre. Apprentices work alongside MTWichita professionals in all aspects of theatrical production.

Interested in applying to be a part of the Apprentice Program?