WHAT for Kids

FANTASTIC MR. FOX

by Roald Dahl

adapted for the stage by David Wood

This summer WHAT for Kids returns for its 18th year with a delightful adaptation of Roald Dahl’s beloved book Fantastic Mr. Fox.  Featuring three fiendish farmers, a bevy of animals of all ages, and one clever fox, Fantastic Mr. Fox has roles for actors of all ages and levels of experience.

 

Auditions

Saturday May 18, 2019 Noon – 4:00 PM
Come and share a funny story.  You may be asked to read from the script, or do your best animal impression!

 

Roles

Badger: our narrator
Mr. Fox: the hero of our story
Mrs. Fox: his wife
Boggis, Bunce, and Bean: three farmers, one fat, one short, one lean
Mabel: a gossip
Rat: a whining parasite
Foxes: Mr. and Mrs. Fox’s family
The Mole Family
The Rabbit Family
The Weasel Family
Rats

 

Rehearsals

Rehearsals will start June 1, and will be held on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 5-8 PM.  There may be additional rehearsals on Saturday and Sunday June 29 and 30.

 

An information session and open house will be held at the theater on May 9 at 6:00.  Details about the play and rehearsal process will be available then.