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Upcoming Auditions / Enrollment Information

AuditionsHere are some things you should know before auditioning for Spotlight Acting School.


Never worry about whether or not your child will be accepted.

AUDITION DETAILS: Each production will have a detailed description of the audition process.

For TUITION RATES, DISCOUNTS, or  FINANCIAL AID  information click here. Spotlight has a goal to never turn a student away with its Financial Aid, Work-Study, and Trade programs.

To enroll, show up at one of the audition/registration events listed below or come by the Playhouse any day for a tour. Call 859-756-0011 for more information.

*In the case of inclement weather, schedules are subject to change.

OH Those Summer Nights Summer Intensive Ages 9-Adult (June 14-26)

Announcing Spotlight’s Summer Intensive program, hosted by the STARS program.

Enrollment is open to any student ages 9-Adult.
Parents are highly encouraged to participate with their students.

A tribute to the ’50s and ’60s with all the fun you can stand!

We will rehearse over the span of two weeks in the afternoons with performances on June 25 and 26.   

Participants should sing and/or dance. You do not have to do both although we encourage all skill levels to at least try and let us make you a shining star on the stage.

We will learn several numbers to perform.  Some featuring dancing, some just featuring fun vocals. 

Rehearsals will be

June 14 / 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
June 16 / 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
June 17 / 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
June 21 / 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm (This rehearsal will be at a park followed by the Spotlight Family Picnic EventTBA)
June 23 / 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
June 24 / 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm


June 25, 7:00 pm and June 26, 7:00 pm
(These will be the anchor shows for our full weekend of fun including live bands, karaoke, car show, motorcycles, games, food, community dancing, and more all paying tribute to the 50s and 60s.)


$90 — Students age 9-18 not currently enrolled in any Spotlight Program
$75 — Actively enrolled Spotlight Acting School Students 
$60 — STARS Program Students
No Extra Cost — STARS students who are enrolled in private lessons

Adults 19+ — No charge, donation accepted.

New Students, Spotlight Students, and STARS Students may use the convenient form below to register and pay.  Private lesson students, and adults please send an email to Mr. Chad if you want to participate.   –  [email protected]

Oh Those Summer Nights Enrollment
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We Are Monsters Enrollment Ages 4-9 (June 19)

Spotlight Acting School

Students Age 4-9

All Students age 4-9 will be cast.

Early enrollment all-day June 19 ā€“ (Get a free show shirt for early enrollment, Audition for parts July 17)

Enrollment and Audition: July 17 – 10:00am (Ages 4-9, All students will be cast)

Students will be expected to sing a song (Happy Birthday is fine) and follow instructions (Act like an animal, Show us a sad face, Etc.) Optional monologues will be accepted after the regular audition process.

We Are Monsters is a hilarious new musical that follows human kids into a monster cabaret filled with quirky monster characters. The adventurous humans uncover vegetarian vampires and rock nā€™ roll werewolves, gradually realizing there may be more to these monsters than meets the eye! Most importantly these monsters and kids discover the importance of friendship and celebrating in the attributes that make each of us different and unique. 

Age waivers to older students may be granted.  Students in the designated age range will be cast first. Please ask for age waivers early and know that you may not be cast in the show if all the roles are filled by the designated age range students. 

Tuition – Spotlight tuition is $85 per month before discounts or financial aid. 

Rehearsals – Saturdays 
9:00am – 10:00am Blue Cast 
10:00am – 11:00am Purple Cast

Performances – October 22-24 Blue Cast and October 29-31 Purple Cast