FINDLAY - The Arts Partnership of Greater Hancock County announces auditions for Youtheatre's spring production of the musical, Disney's 101 Dalmatians KIDS. The Youtheatre production of Disney's 101 Dalmatians KIDS will include an on-stage cast of approximately 40 youth, grades 1 through 5. In addition, there are opportunities for youth to participate in the production's technical crew. Youth Assistant positions are available, for students in grades 6 through 12, to give students a chance to work directly with the production's creative and technical instructors.

Auditions for the on-stage cast will be held on Monday, Jan. 28, and Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 6 p.m., and are open to youth in grades 1 through 5. Youth interested in the technical crew must drop off materials during auditions and speak briefly with the technical staff. In addition, Youth Assistant interviews will be conducted Monday, Jan. 21, and Tuesday, Jan. 22, at 6 p.m., for students in grades 6 through 12 who are interested in working with the production's creative and technical personnel. All auditions and interviews will be held in the Great Room at First Presbyterian Church located at 2330 South Main Street, Findlay.All students who wish to audition or interview must register for an audition date and complete the required forms which can be found online at www.artspartnership.com or can be picked up at The Arts Partnership office at 618 South Main Street. Office hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Completed forms need to be returned at the time of audition or interview. A tentative rehearsal schedule is also available online and potential participants are encouraged to review the schedule prior to making a commitment to participate.

Students only need to attend one audition or interview. Those auditioning for the on-stage cast need to come prepared for movement. Youth interested in the technical crew only need to drop off materials during auditions and speak briefly with the technical staff.

For additional information regarding the Youtheatre auditions and interviews for Disney's 101 Dalmatians KIDS contact Peggy Grandbois, Education Director at The Arts Partnership at education@artspartnership.com.