Rising Stars Productions

Put on a show with the Schauer School of the Arts! Experienced instructors and staff will take students through the process of putting on a musical which culminates in Schooltime Matinee and public Family Series performances. These performances are complete with costumes, scenery, playbooks, lights, and sound. Cast and crew opportunities are available for ages 7-18. Tuition fees apply.

Waiver Form is required in order to audition. Forms are available on our website, at the Schauer Arts Center Box Office, and on the day of auditions.  

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Schauer Rising Stars Presents: Disney’s Moana JR.

Ages 7-18

See the line where the sky meets the sea? You’ll love this thrilling and heartwarming stage adaptation of the coming-of-age tale of Moana as she sets sail across the Pacific to save her village and discover the truth about her heritage. She and the demigod Maui embark on an epic journey of self-discovery and camaraderie as she learns to harness the power that lies within. Adapted for young performers, this musical includes favorite songs by Tony®, GRAMMY®, Emmy, and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Lin-Manuel Miranda, Opetaia Foa’i, and Mark Mancina, such as “How Far I’ll Go,” “Shiny,” and “You’re Welcome.” With its empowering message of bravery, Moana JR. is sure to awaken your inner hero!
Thursday, January 26, 2023 | 10:00 am & 12:30 pm 
(Schooltime Matinee Performances)

Friday, January 27, 2023 | 7:00 pm 
(Public Performance)
Saturday, January 28, 2023 | 2:00 pm
(Public Performance)
Location: Schauer Arts Center | Ruth A. Knoll Theater

Saturday, October 22, 2022 | 9:00–11:00 am (Ages 7–11) | 12:00–3:00 pm (Ages 12–18)
Audition is required for participation. There is no fee to audition. Pre-registration is required for the audition. Cast & Crew list will be posted by Monday, October 24 at 5:00 pm. Auditionees must be available for all dress rehearsals and performances to audition. 
Rehearsal Information
The first rehearsal and parent meeting will be Tuesday, October 25 5:00–7:00 pm, where cast/crew will receive detailed schedule information and read through the script. Rehearsals will run Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:30–6:30 pm and occasional Saturdays 9:00 am–12:00 pm. Evening rehearsal times will be extended in December and January.
Tech Crew
Students interested in being a tech crew member and assisting with “behind the scenes” production work should register for the audition and indicate interest in tech crew. The audition will be an opportunity for potential crew members to meet the director and assist with the audition process by checking students in, running audio for the audition process, etc. Crew member positions are available for students 12 years or older. Crew members are not required to attend rehearsals in October or November. Crew members can plan to attend rehearsals beginning in December.
Cast & Crew Member Tuition
Cast Member Tuition: $285 | Due November 1, 2022
Crew Member Tuition: $80 | Due November 1, 2022
Tuition includes Cast/Crew T-shirt, and two complimentary tickets for a public performance. 

Schauer Rising Stars Presents: Rising Stars Revue

Ages 7–18

Saturday, May 6 | 7:00 pm Performance in Ruth A. Knoll Theater 

The Rising Stars Revue is back for year two! Students will create a musical theater revue that features songs and dances from Broadway hits, performed in the Ruth A. Knoll Theater in a public performance. 

Rising Stars Revue Audition Information 

Audition (Ages 7–11): Thursday, February 2 | 5:00–6:30 pm
Audition (Ages 12+): Tuesday, February 7 | 5:00–6:30 pm
Location: Schauer Arts Center | Pikes Peak

Audition Registration Ages 7–11  

Audition Registration Ages 12+  

Waiver Form is required in order to audition. Forms are available on our website, at the Schauer Arts Center Box Office, and on the day of auditions.  
Audition is required for participation. Pre-registration is required for the audition. There is no fee to audition and no preparation is required for the audition. Rising Stars Revue Cast will be posted by Wednesday, February 8.

Rehearsal Information

Rehearsals on Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00–6:30 pm
February 9–May 5 (No rehearsals March 28 & March 30)
Tuition: $380 (for those cast in the show, due February 14)

Includes professional instruction, costumes, and Rising Stars Revue T-Shirt. 

Winter/Spring 2023 Classes

Winter Classes Begin January 16!

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