The Sound of Music has seven roles for children.  The von Trapp children will act, sing and dance. These seven roles will be double cast, sharing performances.

More information about the video audition process will be sent to auditioners who have already signed up on Saturday, and will be available on this website by Sunday, 3/22.

Von Trapp children to appear ages:  Liesl: 16-17, Friedrich: 14, Louisa: 13, Kurt: 10-11, Brigitta: 9, Marta: 6-7, Gretl: 5. Children must be at least 5 years old at the time of auditions.

Children who wear glasses may wear them during the audition; however, they should be aware that glasses may not be worn during performances.  Braces are not allowed for performances.  Children should not change or cut their hair without permission of the show director.

All von Trapp child auditioners will be notified by mail within 2 weeks of auditions.

If cast as one of von Trapp children, the actor must be available and within a few hours of Leavenworth during the run of the show to perform for the counterpart von Trapp in the other cast in an emergency.

For more information and to request a copy of the audition music, please call (509) 548-7324.