"Today Show" to Present How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Casting Competition

News   "Today Show" to Present How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Casting Competition The producers of the upcoming holiday musical How the Grinch Stole Christmas! are currently looking to cast one of the "Whos" in the Dr. Seuss musical.

Children ages eight to fourteen, who are no taller than five feet, can audition for the role by creating a video tape displaying their talent. Tapes must be received by Aug. 30, and finalists — who will be chosen by the show's director — will appear on the "Today Show" Sept. 7. The winner of the "Who" competition will be announced at that time. As previously announced, Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! — The Musical will begin previews at the Hilton Theatre Oct. 25 with an official opening on Nov. 8. The limited engagement will play through Jan. 7, 2007. Matt August will stage the Broadway run with choreography by John DeLuca.

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