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Fantasy Playhouse is Hiring Actors!-Deadline to submit is 11/1/18

Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy is Hiring Actors!

Seeking versatile, experienced non-union adult actors for professional In-School Touring Production of “Freedom Riders” by Tom Quinn.

Daytime availability for School Performances is a mandatory.


2 Males / 2 Females Playing 18 roles (1 Male and 1 Female African American)

Ages 18 and up

Rehearsals in Huntsville: November 2018 – January 2019

Performances throughout North Alabama: January – May 2019

“Freedom Riders” description:

Freedom Riders is set in 1961 as two young women from Harvard try to decide if they should join the Freedom Rides of the 1960s. As you travel along you will meet Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, Malcolm X, Bobby Kennedy, Theodore Roosevelt, W.E.B. Dubois and many others who fought both for and against our nation’s struggle for Civil Rights. Experience sit-ins and lunch counters and the dark days of Jim Crow. Learn the history as four performers bring this struggle alive though the words of historical figures, song, and recreations. The struggle for Freedom is the struggle of all.

Please submit a video audition (one minute contemporary monologue), resume and current headshot to

In the subject line please list: Freedom Riders Audition

Deadline to submit materials: Nov. 1, 2018

“Freedom Riders” is sponsored in part by a grant from The Daniel Foundation

The Littlest Angel has been canceled for 2017

We regret to announce that The Littlest Angel has been canceled for 2017.  Refunds have been issued for tickets that have been purchased, but if you have not received your refund or have questions about the cancellation, please email us at and include “Littlest Angel” in your subject. It is our sincerest Christmas wish that we will be able to remount this very special production in 2018.

Join us for our Pink-tastic Pancake Breakfast on September 17th, 2016 7-9:30am!

Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater will be holding its annual pancake breakfast September 17th from 7am-9:30am at Applebee’s on South Parkway.

Proceeds benFPpancakesefit Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater and Academy. As an arts focused nonprofit organization, FPCT has been dedicated to bringing the magic of theatre and arts education to all families in North Alabama since 1961.

This year, the pancake breakfast has a Pinkalicious theme! Pinkalicious herself will be on hand to greet guests, and Magician Doctor Osborn will
supply colorful balloon magic. There will also be a variety of pink themed activities for the kids and a chance to win great prizes.

Special thanks to Applebee’s for helping us kick off our 56th Season! The pancake breakfast will be held at their location at 3028 Memorial Pkwy SW, Huntsville, AL 35801.

Come support Fantasy Playhouse and celebrate all things pink! Tickets are $6 each and may be purchased by visiting the Fantasy Playhouse Arts Center at 3312 Long Avenue, Huntsville 35805 M-F 9a-5pm, by calling 256-539-6829, or at Applebee’s the day of the event.