The Hummingbird Centre announced today an open audition casting call for the role of SUSAN WAVERLY in the 2007 Holiday production of Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS. Young girls ages 8 to 11 will be auditioning for a key role in the show which is poised to become Toronto's newest holiday treat. CEO of The Hummingbird Centre, Mr. Dan Brambilla, stated today, "We are thrilled to be looking at the pool of talented, potential young superstars we have in Canada and possibly being a catalyst for an incredible career in the theatre for one such girl."

OPEN CALL:

GIRLS 8 - 11

For the 2007 Holiday Production of Irving Berlinís WHITE CHRISTMAS

November 20, 2007 to January 6, 2008

WHEN: Saturday, March 31st 2007
Sign Up @ 10:00AM
Sign Up Ends @ 11:00AM
Auditions Begin @ 10:30AM

WHERE: The Hummingbird Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front Street East, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1B2
Walk south from Front St. on Yonge approximately 100 metres, turn into the drive onto the Terrace, cross the Terrace to the glass doors. There is no parking on the Terrace.

SEEKING: A young girl, age 8-11, to play 9 year old SUSAN WAVERLY, the Generalís granddaughter. Charming, loveable, outgoing, real kid who knows nothing about show business. Once bitten hard by the showbiz bug, she demonstrates everything that is winning in a child performer. EXCELLENT BELT VOICE, MOVES WELL. NO TALLER THAN 56".

TO PREPARE: A musical theatre song. No pop, rock, or contemporary music. Be prepared to sing with an accompanist. You must bring your own sheet music and a picture and resume, stapled together. Child must have a parent or guardian with them at all times.

If you have any questions about the auditions, please call: Binder Casting at 1-212-586-6777 or www.bindercasting.com