[caption id="attachment_29857" align="aligncenter" width="1544"]<img class="size-full wp-image-29857" src="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/13\/2017\/10\/toys_001_preview.jpeg" alt="" width="1544" height="1050" \/> (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre)<br \/>Kenny Wade Marshall as Miss Muffet and the cast of GVT\u2019s 2014 production of Babes in Toyland.[\/caption]\r\n<h1>\r\nGreenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, will hold local auditions for the family-friendly professional Christmas production Babes in Toyland. Youth auditions will be held on Oct. 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. and adult auditions on Oct. 18 from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call GVT\u2019s Box Office at 304-645-3838.<\/h1>\r\nOnly students currently enrolled in GVT\u2019s after-school program are eligible to audition. Students should prepare 16-18 bars of a song with sheet music and a speech 30-60 seconds long; nursery rhymes are perfect. Adults should prepare a song, preferably with sheet music. Everyone is asked to bring a list of all scheduling conflicts in November and December.\r\n\r\nThe theatre encourages everyone with all levels of theatrical experience to audition.\r\n\r\n\u201cGVT students and local adult actors will work alongside professionals from all over the country in this fun holiday spectacular,\u201d said director Courtney Susman.\r\n\r\nThis program is presented with financial assistance from the West Virginia Division of Culture & History, and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts.