Audition for Lancaster Footlights

Auditions

Lancaster Footlights auditions are open to anyone. You do not need to become a member until cast. If not stated otherwise they are held at the Grand Theatre on St Leonardgate. (Please go to the door at the top of the ramp at the side of the theatre. (if not open, knock loudly) Experienced actors or beginners are all welcome. We also welcome anyone who wishes to help backstage rather than “tread the boards”…watch this space! If you are interested in helping with set, props or costumes, why not come along and watch auditions and meet the team.

Performances dates for Aladdin .    This is set in China and is not the Arab world of Disney                                                    

All weekend performances are matinees starting at 2.30pm

Weekday performances start at 7.30pm

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15th – 2 performances 11.00 am and 3.30pm

26th – starts at 5.30pm

Aladdin Pantomime Auditions

Chorus:           Tuesday 9th July at 7pm

Principals:       Wednesday 10th July at 7pm

Dancers:          Tuesday 16th July at 7pm

If anyone cannot make these dates please contact Jean 07769686780 as other dates may be possible.  Please note that Sunday 21st July at 2pm has been set aside for “mop-up” auditions for those who cannot make the other dates. If you need this option, please contact Jean.

Characters;

Aladdin                                   female (age 0ver 15)

Wishee Washee                      male

Princess Mandarin               female (age over 15)

So-Shy                                    female

The Emperor                         male

Dame Widow Twankey       male

Two Silly policemen:           male or female

1.  Yu-Dun-Wong

2.  Hu-Dun-Pong.

Abanazar                              male

Spirit of the ring                  female

Genie of the lamp              male (could be female)

Chorus                                   citizens, spirits of the cave, laundry workers, etc.

Dancers

BGT Comedy Showcase

Thursday, July 25 at 7:30 pm

Theatre Tours

Saturday, July 27 at 10:00 am

Act One Summer School

Monday, August 12 at 10:00 am

Theatre Tours

Saturday, August 17 at 10:00 am

Calum Best

Friday, August 30 at 7:30 pm