Twenty-six characters will be cast in an upcoming production of "The Hobbit" at Little Theatre of Walla Walla, 1130 E. Sumach St.
Auditions for the classic story by J.R.R. Tolkien will be 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.
The play was written by Patricia Gray and authorized by Tolkien. Cheryl Sutlick and Robert G. Randall will direct the play, which has roles large and small for people of varying ages, from 18 to 80, according to a release.
Performances will be April 27-28, May 4-6 and 11-12.
For more information, call 525-1275.