The Ellen Theatre presents

A Christmas Carol



September 30th & October 2nd

The Ellen Theatre is thrilled to announce the return of our holiday production! This winter we will be presenting Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol,  and we are seeking actors to be a part of this magical show. John Hosking will portray the lead role of Ebenezer Scrooge, and the play will be directed by Mary Jo Ludin. This much-loved holiday classic will open December 3rd and run for twelve performances through December 22nd.

Age Range:

Children’s roles are open to ages 8 – 14
Adult featured roles and ensemble are open to anyone 18 and up

Audition Dates:

Thursday, September 30th & Saturday, October 2nd


All auditions will be held at The Ellen Theatre in downtown Bozeman

To make certain that the audition process runs smoothly, those wishing to audition need to register in advance. Upon registering you will be able to select a time slot.

CLICK HERE to schedule your audition!

Audition Instructions:

Adults (18 & up): Please prepare a classical monologue – a maximum of two minutes in length. The piece may be serious or comedic.


Children (ages 8 - 14): Please prepare a short monologue from a play or classical literature. You are welcome to memorize your audition piece, but it is not required. If you need ideas for a monologue, feel free to select one here.

Masks are strongly encouraged to be worn while in the theatre, except during your actual audition.


Rehearsals will begin in October and are normally held Monday through Thursday evenings and Saturdays during the day. Evening rehearsals will begin at 6:30 PM and Saturdays at 10:00 AM. Not all actors will be called to every rehearsal for the first few weeks.

We will be implementing COVID safety protocols during the rehearsal process. Please feel free to discuss this with us further at the time of your audition. 

For any questions, or if you are unavailable to audition on the above dates and need to arrange another time, please email us at:

Thank you for your interest in A Christmas Carol. We’ll see you at auditions. Break a leg!