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Auditions for Fidgety Fairy Tales – The Mental Health Musical

Sunday, January 26, 2020
Ages 10 – 13:  2 – 3:15 PM
Ages 14 – 18:  3:30 – 4:45 PM

Monday, January 27, 2020
Ages 10 – 13:  6 – 7:15 PM
Ages 15 – 18:  7:30 – 8:45 PM

Fidgety Fairy Tales –  The Mental Health Musical is looking for a diverse group of actors ages 10 – 18 for approximately 11 performances between April 5 – May 9, 2020.  Youth with or without a diagnosed mental health disorder are encouraged to audition.

Please fill out this form to register for an audition time

No preparation is necessary, but we do ask that you register ahead of time for the auditions with our online form.

If you are interested but cannot make either date, please email Matt Organisak Jenson at

Rehearsal Schedule
February 23 – April 5, 2020
Sundays from 2 – 6 PM
Mondays from 6 – 9 PM
Wednesdays from 6 -9 PM

Not everyone will be called for every rehearsal, and we do our best to accommodate actors’ availability.

This is a PAID performance opportunity.  

Fidgety Fairy Tales – The Mental Health Musicals re-imagine familiar fairy tales to raise awareness about children’s mental health.  This production will be a 40 minute musical covering three stories:  Puss – n- Boots (autism), Mary had a Little Lamb (anxiety), and The Ants and the Grasshopper (attention deficit).

It is a production of the Minnesota Association for Children’s Mental Health and is supported by a grants from the Metropolitan Regional Arts.  This is our twelfth original production.  Fidgety Fairy Tales has been performed over 300 times throughout Minnesota.  Productions have also been staged in NE Minnesota, Wisconsin, Montana, and Guam.  Created by Matt Jenson and Marya Hart.  For more information, please visit or like us on Facebook.