TOY Auditions

Theatre of Youth Company, Inc. (TOY) is holding auditions for actors ages 18 and up for their spring 2022 production of DISNEY’S BEAUTY & THE BEAST on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 28 from 6-9pm. The production is directed by Lisa Ludwig, and will run April 29-May 22, 2022. There will be 15 weekend public performances. Auditions are by appointment only.

Please review the following details BEFORE calling for an audition appointment. 


DISNEY’S BEAUTY & THE BEAST is based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature. The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed into his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.

All roles are available.


Rehearsals will begin the week of February 28, 2022.


General auditions will be in-person and held on Tuesday, December 28 from 6-9:00PM with Dance Call/Call-backs on Wednesday, December 29 from 6-10:00PM. Auditions will be at TOY, The Allendale Theatre, 203 Allen Street, Buffalo, 14201. All ethnicities and genders strongly encouraged to submit for an audition. Actors must be fully vaccinated (2-shot vaccine with booster), and proof of vaccination is required at the time of the audition.

To make an audition appointment call Executive Director, Tracy Snyder at (716) 884-4400 ext. 308 beginning DECEMBER 20, 2021.

Interested actors will receive a 5-min audition time slot and should prepare a song from the show (Disney’s Beauty & the Beast, 16-bars).