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Prairie Fire Theatre returns with 'Alice'

The Prairie Fire Children's Theatre returns to River Falls again for its fourth straight summer visit. This year an original musical production of "Alice in Wonderland" will be staged.

Sign up/auditions for "Alice" will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday, July 11, at Meyer Middle School. About 83 youngsters (ages 7 through 18) are needed to fill out the cast for this show. Brief auditions in the auditorium will follow registration followed by a short orientation.

Show rehearsals will be held from 12:30-4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Dress rehearsal and a 7 p.m. performance will be held on Friday, July 15, and a 2 p.m. show Saturday.

All of the above times have required attendance for show participants.

Cost for the week-long River Falls Community Theatre-sponsored workshop is $25. Families with more than one child registered pay $25 for the first child; $20 for each additional child.

Tickets are $4 for all seats. Advance tickets will be on sale at Dish and the Spoon Café and Whole Earth Grocery beginning Monday, July 11.

For further information, call Steve Preisler at 715-425-7530 or go to