The Drowsy Chaperone Audition Information

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy's 2022 Community Production: The Drowsy Chaperone. Please read all of the information on this page as the audition process is significantly different from our other productions.

First, there is no item to purchase and you will not receive any emails. containing links. The links to apply will be at the bottom of this page. Please fill out The Audition Paperwork and submit your video upload no later than 11:59:59PM (Midnight) on Monday, May 2, 2022.


Unlike our other shows and programs we will be limiting the size of the production as scripted and auditioning for a spot in the show does not guarantee it.


For this show, you must be a person over the age of 16, complete the necessary paperwork, submit your audition video by the deadline, and be an active participant throughout the production. In addition, during the audition paperwork part of the process, you must agree to the CGFAA Actors Code of Conduct.


The cost of participating in this production is $150 due by June 23 2022, which can be substituted by raising $300 in sponsorship dollars.

Audition Video Submission Requirements

Please submit(via the links below) a short video and include the following:

  • Actor's name
  • Actor's age
  • Any specific role you'd like, and/or that you'd accept any role
  • A 1 minute portion of a song or monologue.

    This should show the directing team your ability to become a character, project your voice and your general speaking ability.

    Also, please note that it is generally frowned upon to pull a part from the show you're auditioning for. We want to see something that best shows your abilities as actor/actress.

  • Do you have any special talents we should know? -BRIEFLY describe these talents
  • SMILE!!

Finally what you've all been waiting for: Here is the Audition Paperwork and the Video Submission Upload.

Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy Proudly Presents The word 'Disney' in white over the words 'High School Musical' in yellow show-light style wording with the 'jr' acronym written as a sub-scrpt. The background is red theatre curtains and logo is drawn as if the words were being lit by stage lights from the outside.

Disney Channel's smash hit movie musical comes to life on your stage in Disney’s High School Musical JR. Now updated to the convenient binder version! Troy, Gabriella and the students of East High must deal with issues of love, friends and family while balancing their classes and extra curricular activities. The show’s infectious, danceable songs are sure to engage performers and audiences alike.

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Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy Proudly Presents Dark purple background with the word 'Aristocats' in alternating orange and red. The word 'The' is in white above the 'i' of Aristocats. the word 'kids' is in white as well and looks like it is being blow out of a red trumpet under the word 'Aristocats' on the left side is a cyan cello and on the right are orange paw prints walking down the right side of the image.

Based on the beloved Disney animated film, and featuring a jazzy, upbeat score, Disney’s The Aristocats KIDS is a non-stop thrill ride of feline fun, complete with unbelievable twists and turns. In the heart of Paris, a kind and eccentric millionairess wills her entire estate to Duchess, her high-society cat, and her three little kittens. Laughs and adventure ensue as the greedy, bumbling butler pulls off the ultimate catnap caper. Now it's up to the rough-and-tumble alley cat, Thomas O'Malley, and his band of swingin' jazz cats to save the day.

Show Creative Team

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Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy Proudly Presents 'The Secret Garden The Musical' mid-ground over a golden background. The sides are shrubberies growing into the foreground.

The Secret Garden is a musical based on the 1911 novel of the same name by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The musical's script and lyrics are by Marsha Norman, with music by Lucy Simon. It premiered on Broadway in 1991 and ran for 709 performances. The story is set in the early years of the 20th century.[n 1] Mary Lennox, a young English girl born and raised in the British Raj, is orphaned by a cholera outbreak when she is ten years old. She is sent away from India to Yorkshire, England, to live in the manor of a brooding uncle she has never met. There, her personality blossoms among the other residents of the manor and the moor as they bring new life to a long-neglected garden.

Show Creative Team

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Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy Proudly Presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella. 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's' name in purple over 'Cinderella' in blue with a glass slipper at the end.

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella is a musical written for television, but later played on stage, with music by Richard Rodgers and a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. It is based upon the fairy tale Cinderella, particularly the French version Cendrillon, ou la petite pantoufle de verre ("Cinderella, or The Little Glass Slipper"), by Charles Perrault. The story concerns a young woman forced into a life of servitude by her cruel stepmother and self-centered stepsisters, who dreams of a better life. With the help of her Fairy Godmother, Cinderella is transformed into a Princess and finds her Prince.

Show Creative Team

  • Director: Margie Hamm
  • Music Director: Mark Landis
  • Choreographer Natasha Cox
  • Assistant Director: Abbey Ziemba
  • Show Coordinator: Shonda Sonnefield
  • Show Coordinator: Erin Troxell

Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy Proudly Presents Brown paper pirate map background with two young pirates on the left. One on top of the other's shoulders standing on a pirate ship. The words 'How I Became A' in normal case over the word 'Pirate' in all capital letters. The words 'younger' and 'part' on either side of an at symbol under the word 'pirate'. All the wording is left-aligned to the ship and two pirates.

Sail off on a fantastic musical excursion when a band of comical pirates lands at North Beach looking for an expert digger to join their crew. Braid Beard and his mates enlist young Jeremy Jacob as they look for the perfect spot to bury their treasure. Jeremy learns that adventuring can be lots of fun, but love and home are treasures you can’t find on any map.

Show Creative Team

  • Director: Katie Landis
  • Music Director: Jaimie Mosier
  • Assistant Director: Christa Zook
  • Assistant Director: Laurel Hays
  • Show Coordinator: Michelle Wood
  • Show Coordinator: Kim Heron

Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy Proudly Presents Blue ocean waves background with a yellow sailboat to the left of the word 'Moana' with swirls for the 'o'. The abbreviation for the word 'junior' underneath the letter 'n' in the word 'Moana'.

This thrilling and heartwarming coming-of-age story follows the strong-willed Moana as she sets sail across the Pacific to save her village and discover the truth about her heritage. Moana and the legendary demigod Maui embark on an epic journey of self-discovery and camaraderie as both learn to harness the power that lies within. With empowering messages of bravery and selflessness, Moana JR. is sure to bring out the hero within each of us.

Show Creative Team

  • Director / Choreographer: Christa Zook
  • Music Director: Jaimie Mosier/span>
  • Assistant Music Director: Mark Landis
  • Youth Development Director / Assistant to the Directing Team: Katie Landis
  • Show Coordinator: Kim Heron
  • Show Coordinator: Michelle Wood