Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts frequently holds auditions for actors and musicians. Check this page regularly to stay up to date on opportunities.


Thank you to everyone who attended our WWJR auditions in August.  We are very thrilled by the number of youth interested in our performance opportunities.  If you were not cast this time, please still come to the next auditions. (TBA)

At this time casting has concluded for our WWJR Halloween show and ELF, the musical.  Please see cast list below.

2018 Youth Cast lists

Important Dates for WWJR Halloween Show and ELF

To get the latest WWJR class and audition information, please contact: and you will be added to our database.  We  send out emails as soon as the latest information is released.   Please use subject ADD in the email.

The Wagon Wheel Theatre, a professional Non-Equity theatre in Warsaw, Indiana, is taking submissions for its holiday production of ELF, THE MUSICAL Directed and Choreographed by Scott Michaels. Contract dates: November 19th – December 16. Pay is $350 per week plus housing. A potential AEA Guest Artist Contract for the role of Buddy only, all other contracts are Non-Equity.

Buddy: Born a human but raised at the North Pole as a Christmas Elf, Buddy is eager to find his place in the world. He is a child at heart and that child-like curiosity makes him both endearing and gets him into trouble.
Vocal range top: C5 Vocal range bottom: Ab2

Jovie: Buddy’s girlfriend. She works at Macy’s and has a bit of a cynical outlook on life and love because of the men she’s dated. She is caught off guard by Buddy’s genuinely big heart.
Vocal range top: D5 Vocal range bottom: G3

Walter: Buddy’s workaholic father. He is a Children’s book writer, but lacks any of the childlike spirit that Buddy has. He is selfish, tense, and generally angry with life.
Vocal range top: G4 Vocal range bottom: A2

Manager: Manager at Macy’s. He is a good, friendly guy just trying to do his job and get by.
Vocal range top: F#4 Vocal range bottom: B2

Ensemble: Male and Female singer/dancers to play various small roles plus ensemble.

Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to submit.
Please submit a headshot/resume along with a short vocal reel in the style of the show or role you want to be considered for to:

If you auditioned for us this year at any of our locations or submitted and want to be considered for this show, please email us again to confirm interest/availability.

Check back soon for upcoming Symphony of the Lakes auditions.

Check back soon for upcoming Center Street Community Theatre auditions.

Those interested in finding more about the upcoming production or auditions can visit the group’s Facebook page at, or email them at

About Center Street Community Theatre:

The Center Street Community Theatre is a non-sectarian organization dedicated to stimulating and maintaining local interest and participation in the theatre arts.  For more information, visit