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WST goes to the dogs! Oliver Casting Call for local pooches begins!

September 2, 2009

Give us a howl if you've got the dog we're looking for!


SEEKING: A dog from one of the following breeds: English or American Staffordshire Terrier; English or American Bulldog; American Pit Bull terrier (or a mix of any listed breed). Coat must be white or mostly white, dog may be male or female, one year or older. To be featured in the Walnut Street Theatre's upcoming production of Oliver! The dog should be calm, take commands well, and be comfortable both on and off a leash. Will have limited stage time, but must be comfortable on stage and must be available for all performances (8 shows a week from November 10 - January 10) and some rehearsals (mid October through early November). Full performance schedule is available at

Auditions will be held at the Walnut Street Theatre on Tuesday, September 15 between 12 and 2pm. Please email with the subject heading "Dog Auditions" to schedule an audition. Please include a photo of the dog as well as your name, phone number and address in the e-mail. No phone calls, please.