Theatre Victoria is hosting open auditions for the 2013 summer musical, Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," on Monday and Tuesday at the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Victoria. The production is directed by Scott Mohon, choreographed by Laura Klimist and music direction is by Patricia Balmer.

Registration begins at 6 p.m., and auditions start at 7 p.m. both days, according to the Victoria Advocate. Monday is dedicated to female roles and Tuesday to male roles. There are seven main female roles and eight male roles, plus a need for about 21 extras.

Actors will be required to sing 32 bars from a song and participate in the dance/movement portion of the audition. Bring sheet music or a CD for the singing portion or be prepared to sing a cappella.

For more information on the production, visit or call 361-576-6277.