Auditions for THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride

Rail Events Productions and Warner Bros.

Rail Events Productions announce auditions for ACTORS & MUSICAL THEATER SINGERS for THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride; a live, interactive, immersive, theatrical show based on the film by Warner Bros. Event will take place in Baldwin City Station aboard a slow moving train.

Seeking: Actors and Musical Theater Singers to portray various roles (see Character Breakdown)

Audition Dates: September 2018

Job Location: Midland Railway 1515 High St. Baldwin City, KS 66006


Character Breakdown: (improve skills for each performer a plus)

Conductor, Hobo: Male, 25-50, charming, outgoing, personable

Hero Boy: Male, 9-12, sincere, ability to interact w/ others, no taller than 5’

Santa Claus: Male, 45+, warm, sincere, full of joy

Ensemble: Male/Female, 20-35, singer/actors for various roles & duties, outgoing, joy-filled

Commitment Dates:

Rehearsals: November 7th – November 15th

*Performance Dates/Times:

Nov 16-18 / Nov 23-25 / Nov 30- Dec 2 / Dec 7-9 / Dec 14-16 / Dec 18-23 / Dec 26-30 5:00pm, 6:45pm, 8:30pm (some dates only have 5:00pm & 6:45pm show times)

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day OFF

*Actors will not do every performance listed above, however we are seeking actors with availability for the entire schedule.

For an audition appointment please submit current picture and resume ASAP to:

Resume should include: Email, Contact Phone, Height, Availability of job dates.

If we wish to see you for an audition, you will be contacted via email & be given an audition time/place & preparation info. Thank you!