Chicago Theatre hosts 'A Christmas Story' auditions

June 27, 2011 3:30:06 PM PDT
Young actors and actresses auditioned Monday for the musical version of A Christmas Story.

They lined up inside The Chicago Theatre.

Some had headshots in hand. They are trying out for parts in the show, including "Ralphie," who is the star, as well as his friends and classmates.

Most said they are excited about the chance to take their talents on stage.

"A Christmas Story: The Musical" is produced by Peter Billingsley, who starred as Ralphie in the original film version.