☆ Auditions for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee ☆

Book by Rachel Sheinkin

Score by William Finn

Produced by: The Sauk Prairie Theatre Guild

Directed by: Matthew Brennan and Meg Aspinwall

Performance dates: August 12-14, 2016

Rehearsals: Likely to start June 27, 2016 and will be Sunday-Thursday until Tech week and performances.  This is subject to change.

Auditions: Saturday, February 27, 2016 from 1:00 – 5:00PM

Call-Backs: Sunday, February 28, 2016 from 1:00 – 5:00PM

Location:  Auditions and callbacks will be held in the Choir Room at Sauk Prairie High School (105 9th St, Prairie Du Sac, WI 53578).


Chip Tolentino

Logainne Schwartzandgrunenierre (schwartzy)

Leaf Coneybear

William Barfee

Marcy Park

Olive Ostrovsky

Rona Lisa Peretti

Douglas Panch

Mitch Mahoney

See more here: http://www.mtishows.com/the-25th-annual-putnam-county-spelling-bee#sthash.pDPk5dJZ.dpuf

How to sign up:

            If you are interested in auditioning, you must sign up for a 2 minute time slot between 1:00PM and 5:00PM.  Please email sptg.spellingbee@gmail.com and let us know what time you’d like to audition.  We will send you a confirmation email with your time.

If you are unable to make it to the auditions, but would like to be considered for a role, we will be accepting video submissions.  Please send us a 32 bar cut of a contemporary musical theatre song to sptg.spellingbee@gmail.com no later than 5:00PM on Thursday, February 25, 2016.

What to prepare:

Please prepare 32 bar cut of a contemporary musical theatre song.  Please bring sheet music with your cut clearly labeled and in a 3-ring binder. An accompanist will be provided.

*If you are called back, please be prepared to sing and read from the show.

What to bring:

Please bring a headshot and resume (if you have one – don’t stress over this) to your audition. Arrive a few minutes early to fill out an audition form.


If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at sptg.spellingbee@gmail.com



☆ Auditions for SPTG March Murder Mystery January 24th and 25th ☆

Please join SPTG on Sunday, January 24th from 5-7 p.m. and January 25th from 6-8 p.m. to audition for a role in our winter show, a Murder Mystery (title TBD). We seek male and female players ages 16+ for this production to be performed Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, March 18th through the 20th. Actors may prepare a brief audition piece or may read from the script. Auditions are drop-in style, so it is not required to stay for the entire audition time. We encourage new and seasoned players to join us for this arts collaboration.

Auditions will be held at Park Hall, 307 Polk St. Sauk City. Rehearsal schedule will be arranged based on actor availability.

Please contact Jeni Hanko with questions: 608.886.6527

☆ Alice in Christmas Land Coming Soon — Last Days for Pre-Show Pricing! ☆

Just one day until opening night for Alice in Christmas Land, directed by Marita Kelter! All of the children, parents, and volunteers have worked so hard up to this point, and now all that remains are the final touches.

We look forward to welcoming you to the River Arts Center Friday and Saturday, December 4th and 5th at 7pm and Sunday, December 6th at 2 pm. Purchase tickets online or at the River Arts Gallery on Water Street today to take advantage of advance ticket prices ($8 adults, $5 seniors and students). Tickets at the door are $10 for adults and $8 senior/students.

See you in Christmas Land!


☆ Tickets now available for Alice in Christmas Land ☆

Alice in Christmas Land

By Kathryn Shultz Miller

Directed by Marita Kelter

If you thought Wonderland was curious wait until you visit Christmas Land! Lewis Carroll’s beloved classic is adapted with an exciting Christmas twist! Familiar Christmas tunes become wonderfully surprising and hilarious holiday fun!

All your favorite characters are here! The White Rabbit, Tweedledee & Tweedledum, the Cheshire Cat, the Mad Hatter and 8 Alices! Alice in Christmas Land features  hilarious comedy, and fun, easy Christmas songs for kids!

Produced by Sauk Prairie Theatre Guild at River Arts Center, 105 9th Street, Prairie du Sac


Performance Times:
Friday and Saturday, December 4th and 5th at 7 P.M. and Sunday, December 6th at 2 P.M.

Tickets may be purchased at the River Arts on Water Gallery, at the RAC box office, or online.

Buy Tickets Here!

Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for seniors/students in advance, $10/$7 at the door. There will also be a $1 convenience fee to help cover our ticketing costs– thank you for keeping our operating costs low!


Please call 643-5215 or email sptheatreguild@gmail.com with questions.

☆ First Ever Culinary Raffle! ☆

Win a Four-course meal for Four!  We’ll serve this in your own home.

Three menu options to choose from:

Menu 1

Eggs, potato, truffle, chives
Cheese, greens, cherries, pecans
White fish (depends on market), beets, cabbage, parsnips
Custard, preserves, fresh fruit

Menu 2

Wild mushrooms, shallot, cream, Cognac<
Prawns, carrots, grits
Fowl of your choice, Brussels sprouts, butternut squash, bacon
Custard, preserves, fresh fruit

Menu 3, Vegetarian

Tomato, olive, cheese, bread, grapes
Carrot, apple ginger
Butternut squash, mushrooms, pasta, sage
Olive oil, lemon, pecans


Two bottles of wine matched to your selected choice!

Purchase tickets at

River Arts on Water Gallery
590 Water St., Prairie du Sac

Cameo Antiques
827 Water St., Sauk City

or call 608-963-8451

Tickets are one for $10 or two for $18.  Drawing held at River Arts on Water Gallery, October 30 at 7 p.m.  Winner need not be present to win.  Dinner is valued at $500.

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