Kids From Wisconsin Auditions Announced, Celebrates 50th Year
For the City Times
EAU CLAIRE — The KIDS from Wisconsin have begun their search for the most talented performers, ages 15-20 across the state.
Instrumentalists and vocalists/dancers should apply online: https://www.kidsfromwisconsin.org/info for a spot at the annual February auditions to be held Feb. 16 in Eau Claire and Feb. 23-25 in Milwaukee.
Seeking 35 Performers
13 – Instrumentalists to include: Percussion, Piano/Synth, Guitar, Bass, Trombones (Bass and Tenor), Trumpets, Woodwinds (must play alto, tenor and possibly baritone saxophones and clarinet)
- Must be a Wisconsin resident or Wisconsin college resident
- Must be between the ages of 15 and 20 from June 1 and August 20, 2018
- Fill out online application and all required documentation
- Walk on auditions welcome, only if time allows
- Full summer commitment from June through August 20th
Out of state college students may inquire about alternative audition options: 414-266-7067
The summer of 2018 will mark the 50th anniversary for the Kids from Wisconsin. The KIDS perform each summer throughout Wisconsin with twice daily shows at the Wisconsin State Fair. They began in 1969 to showcase the best faces and talent of Wisconsin’s youth. They have remained true to their mission and are now one of the most iconic and beloved performing troupes throughout Wisconsin. Performing in nearly 65 shows each summer to over 120,000 terrific fans.
The Wisconsin Rapids performance of Kids From Wisconsin will be held at the Performing Arts Center on July 16.