The Cool Kid Player's (C.K.P.) Youth Performing Arts Program  is a sign up program offering ages 6 to 18 the opportunity to perform in full scale theater productions here at the Selma Arts Center. CKP produces around three shows a year, ages vary depending on the “casting call" for each performance. No experience is needed and all are included with registration. Our program also offers Performing Arts and Visual Arts classes, such as Acting, Vocal, Make-up, Art and Scenic Design.

The City of Selma Recreation Department has provided the youth of the community the opportunity to experience the performing arts since the early 2000’s.  CKP productions and classes are open to all, and provide a variety of Arts and skill level. It is the City of Selma's goal to provide youth a safe environment and affordable education of the arts.


Rehearsals Start: January 20th
Audition Date: SIGN UPS START December 17th
Ages: 6-12
· Cost to enroll: $50
(includes cast t-shirt, CD & script)
· First Rehearsal: Monday, January 20th
· Rehearsals: Every Mon, Tues & Wed,  4 pm - 6 pm
at the Selma Arts Center
(Not everyone will be called every rehearsal)
6 Performances March 5th—8th

Auditions: Everyone will be accepted. A line read and singing audition

will be held for main character during the first week of rehearsals.

Audition song: “Oh, the Thinks You Can Think”

Questions contact Company Assistant Director Emily Dixon

edixon@cityofselma.com or call (559) 891-2238