The Growing Stage Theatre for Young Audiences is casting for a production of Mr. Popper’s Penguins.


Monday, March 25, 2019
7:00 pm (EDT)


Growing Stage
7 Ledgewood Ave
Rt 183
Netcong, NJ 07857-1101


  • No appointments required. For additional info and to let the theatre know you will be attending, call (973) 347-4946 or email
  • Prepare a song prepared with printed accompaniment – no longer than sixteen measures.
  • There will be reading from the script with a brief group movement exercise included.
  • Puppetry skills and experience a plus. (Two characters play multiple roles utilizing puppets.)


  • Actor #1: Mr. Popper
  • Actor #2: Mrs. Popper
  • Actor/Puppeteer #3: Mr. Johnson, Admiral Drake, Delivery Guy, Barber, Reporter, Policeman, Bus Driver, Theater Manager, Sven Svenson
  • Actor/Puppeteer #4: Mrs. Callahan, Gentleman, Curator, Passenger, Mr. Greenbaum, Cab Driver, Copper