Youth theater schedules auditions for ‘Aida’


BRUNSWICK — The New England Youth Theater will hold auditions for “Aida,” Elton John and Tim Rice’s timeless love story, on Saturday, May 15, and Monday, May 17 and 24, at Studio 48 Performing Arts Center.

“Aida” is about the love between an enslaved Nubian Princess and an Egyptian soldier, a forbidden love that forces the couple to face death or part forever.

Auditions will be from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on May 15 and from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on May 17 and 24.

Students ages 14 to 23 are encouraged to audition.

 Auditioners should prepare a song selection from “Aida” or another contemporary musical. For more information, call 798-6966.