Now’s your chance pint-size rockers!  It’s a once in a lifetime open casting call to be “in the band!”

A massive open casting call will take place in New York City on Friday, February 26, 2016 at Broadway’s Winter Garden Theatre (1634 Broadway), the home of Broadway’s newest record-breaking musical, School of Rock. The open call will begin at 10:00 a.m. (local time), with sign-in beginning at 9:00 a.m. and ending at 12 p.m.

An online contest will offer hopefuls the chance to win a trip to NYC with a guaranteed audition slot and tickets to see School of Rock – The Musical. The creative team will select the top 10 participants for the grand prize. Three additional participants will win a one-season scholarship to The School of Rock, including three months of rock star training and an end-of-season performance. To enter the contest, hopefuls should visit: Entries will be accepted through Wednesday, February 15, 2016 and winners will be announced on Friday, February 19, 2016.

The open call is open to kids of all ethnicities ages 9-12 who are under 5’ tall and play an instrument. This audition is exclusively for girls who play bass and boys who play guitar, piano, and drums. Kids should come prepared with a headshot and resume (if you have one) and ready to rock out. Drums, keyboard, and amps will be provided.