Auditions, Youth Theatre

Youth Audition – Hey Diddle Diddle: The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon

Van Wert Civic Theatre invites all youth ages 6 - 18 to audition for Hey Diddle Diddle: The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon.  A cat plays the fiddle; the cow jumps over the moon while the little dog laughs; and the dish runs away with the spoon…but then what? A group of storytellers… Continue reading Youth Audition – Hey Diddle Diddle: The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon

Auditions, Youth Theatre

Little Mermaid Jr Audition Information

Van Wert Civic Theatre will be holding auditions by appointment for Disney The Little Mermaid Jr on Sunday, May 15 and Monday, May 16 from 7 - 9 p.m. at 118 S Race Street in Van Wert, OH.  Directors Emily Gehle, Alyssa Taylor, and Griffen Waltmire invite youth ages 5 - 18 to audition.  Those… Continue reading Little Mermaid Jr Audition Information

Shows, Ticket Info

MAMMA MIA! tickets go on sale April 11

Van Wert Civic Theatre ends our 2021-2022 season with the high-energy hit Mamma Mia! This enchanting, funny story that has become a sensation is told through the pop group ABBA’s timeless hits and set in a magical Greek island paradise.  VWCT began rehearsing Mamma Mia! in March of 2020 only to have the pandemic put… Continue reading MAMMA MIA! tickets go on sale April 11

Auditions, Youth Theatre

Summer Youth Theatre shows announced

We will be sharing more details in the next few weeks, but here are the summer youth shows!!! The musical Disney The Little Mermaid Jr will be presented on June 23, 24, 25, & 26 with auditions on May 15 and 16. The play Hey, Diddle, Diddle: The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon… Continue reading Summer Youth Theatre shows announced


Audition ‘refresh’ set for Mamma Mia

Audition refresh for Mamma Mia will be held Feb 27 at 7 PM Mamma Mia, the Musical was cast in 2020 but the production had to be placed on hold due to the pandemic. Most of the actors originally cast will be participating, but a few roles are open. Director Chad Kraner, Music Director Dee… Continue reading Audition ‘refresh’ set for Mamma Mia

Shows, Ticket Info, Van Wert Civic Theatre

Neil Simon’s ‘Fools’ Opens Feb 10

Neil Simon’s silly play Fools opens February 10 for an seven-show run. This show will brighten your winter and make you laugh. The Box Office opens to the public on Thursday, Feb 3. Director Perry Luhn has brought together a brilliant cast to play the townsfolk of fictional village Kulyenchikov in Ukraine. It is the… Continue reading Neil Simon’s ‘Fools’ Opens Feb 10

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Youth present LION KING JR

Van Wert Civic Theatre Youth Theatre presents the family-friendly musical Disney’s The Lion King Jr at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio on Saturday, January 22 at 7:30 PM and Sunday, January 23 at 2 PM.  GET TICKETS Director Doug Grooms has assembled a cast of almost 50 youth from the local area… Continue reading Youth present LION KING JR


AUDITIONS tonight for Fools

Tonight- Dec 13- is your last chance to audition for Neil Simon's Fools. This fairy tale comedy needs 3 women and 7 men. See you at the theatre at 7 p.m. tonight. Director Perry Luhn needs 3 females and 7 males. Young folks are especially encouraged to audition tonight. The story goes something like this....Leon… Continue reading AUDITIONS tonight for Fools