Maple Grove community invited to audition for ‘Shrek’

Home Base Theatre in Maple Grove will be hosting auditions for its upcoming production of “Shrek: The Musical.”

Auditions will be Saturday, Dec. 29, from 4 to 9 p.m. at Escalate Dance and Theatre, 11110 86th Ave. N. in Maple Grove.

All Maple Grove community members are invited to audition. The theatre is looking for: dancers, musicians, performers and kids. The production has roles for kids ages 8 to 16.

Home Base Theatre’s “Shrek” production will be the first off-Broadway performance of the show in the state of Minnesota. The theatre’s production will run in the end of July through the beginning of August.

Those interested being a part of the production can submit a professional headshot, an actor resume and a summer conflict calendar. Rehearsals will be Sunday through Thursday evenings from mid-June to July.

Auditioners should prepare a 16-32 bar vocal excerpt from the show. Dance auditions will not need to prepare this.

People interested should send an email to for an audition time.

Arrive on time prepared to dance and sing. Accompanists will be provided at the auditions.

Full audition information on our Facebook page and our website: and

All questions can be answered at: or by calling 763-568-9656.