Actors ages 8 - 18 for Fidgety Fairy Tales - The Mental Health Musical

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Ages 8 - 12:  10 - 11:15 AM
Ages 13 - 18:  11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Ages 8 - 12:  6 - 7:15 PM
Ages 13 - 18:  7:30 - 8:45 PM

Audition location
Minnesota Association for Children's Mental Health
23 Empire Drive, Suite 1000
St. Paul, MN 55103

Youth with or without a diagnosed mental health disorder are encouraged to audition. 

This is a PAID performance opportunity.  Actors receive $20 per performance.

No preparation is necessary, but we do ask that you register ahead of time for the auditions at  if you are interested but cannot make either date, please email Matt Jenson at [email protected]

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)
  • The Ants and the Grasshopper (attention deficit)

Rehearsals run February 10 - March 31
Tuesdays and Wednesday from 6 - 9 PM
Sundays from 2 - 6 PM
Not everyone will be called for every rehearsal.

Approximately 18 performances March 31 - May 5 in various locations throughout the Twin Cities and Duluth.

Fidgety Fairy Tales is a production of the Minnesota Association for Children’s Mental Health and is supported by a Metropolitan Regional Arts Council Arts Activities Grant.  This will be our eleventh 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.

Contact information

Minnesota Association for Children's Mental Health
Matt Jenson, Director of Arts Programming
Web site

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