Musical Theater Heritage
Live Musicals Since 2003


American Tenor, Ben Gulley

Maggie Marx

"Top Pick of 2014" Bernstein's Broadway
KCMetropolis, 2014

"Best of KC" Sweeney Todd
The Pitch, 2012

"Editor's Top Pick" Sweeney Todd
KC Metropolis, 2012

"Editor's Top Pick" A Spectacular Christmas, KC Metropolis, 2011

"Best Musical Revival in KC" 1776
The Pitch, 2010

"Best Production of the Year" Big River
The Johnson County Sun, 2009

"Best Musical Performance" Nathan Granner, Lerner & Loewe
The Pitch, 2009


"We are season ticket holders and have thoroughly enjoyed every show you have produced. Musical Theater Heritage is an unsung star in the Kansas City theater!!"
Ron Pashen

"First time to your theater to see the production of Sweeny was magnificent! A very professional, well done show. The talent of the cast and crew was a real treat! We will be back for sure!"
Jesse Warner

Musical Theater Heritage

MTH is looking for strong singer-actors ages 16 and older for five-week Equity and Non-Equity contracts.

*Children (boys and girls) ages 8-15 will be seen for the role of Young Tommy in TOMMY on a future date.

to be considered for an audition, please submit your child’s current photo, resume (with birthdate) and confirmation of their availability in May/June 2017 to:

Please be familiar with the show before submitting. TOMMY has mature themes and content.

MTH typically rehearses evenings, 5:30pm-10:30pm, Tuesdays-Sundays for two weeks and performs Thursdays-Sundays for 3 weeks.

Season and Dates:
SHE LOVES ME: March 7 - April 9, 2017
TOMMY: May 23- June 25, 2017
GERSHWIN: July 25 – August 27, 2017
INTO THE WOODS: Oct. 14 - Nov. 19, 2017

Two contrasting songs, 16 measures each. Please bring sheet music in your key, and current headshot & resume. An accompanist will be provided. Monologues are asked for on occasion but are not a requirement for open call.

Friday, Nov. 18, 5-10pm

Saturday, Nov. 19, 1-10pm
Sunday, Nov. 20, 6-10pm

MTH Theater - Crown Center
2450 Grand Blvd, KC MO 64108
Crown Center Shops - Level 3

We have a new way to sign up now.  Reserve your slot by going to and look for "2017 OPEN AUDITIONS".   

PLEASE NOTE!  Slots fill up into stand-by every year. Secure yours early!

More Info:
While you are always welcome and encouraged, if you were a cast member in one of MTH’s 4 theater productions in 2016 you do not need to attend this open call to be considered for callbacks. Instead, (and don’t forget this part) send a quick note to Artistic Director Sarah Crawford, by Nov 18th stating your specific interest and availability.

*Note from the Artistic Director:
If you feel strongly about a particular role, don't hesitate to sing a song from the show for your audition. Seriously. GO for what you want.
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About Musical Theater Heritage:
Located in the CROWN CENTER SHOPS, Musical Theater Heritage (MTH) is a professional theater company whose intimate settings bring alive the American Musical as never before.

See your favorite KC performers and experience the thrill of a big cast and a big orchestra up close!  From comfortable, oversized, movie theater-style seats you'll enjoy our shows from no further than 7 rows from the stage.  All the performers are pros, and the sound is outstanding. 

Fascinating, pre-show talks are given by George Harter, host of the award-winning, nationally syndicated, "A Night on the Town" Radio Series. 

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