Children are getting the chance to take to the stage in Eastbourne.
Open auditions are being held on Sunday 26 June for an upcoming production of Annie at The Royal Hippodrome during the October half term break. Adult cast members are also being sought out.
Timings for the auditions are as follows:
2PM - ORPHANS
All female, must be strong singer, dancer, actresses
We will not be auditioning Annie's separately they will be selected from the Orphan audition.
age range 6 - 16
Molly - age 6
Kate - age 7
Tessie - age 10
Annie - age 11
Pepper - age 12
Duffy - age 13
July - age 15
Everyone should turn up being prepared to dance, shoes must be worn, be familiar with the songs from the show, Hard Knock Life, Maybe, Tomorrow, Never Fully Dressed. But those auditioning are asked not to rehearse them
Two sets of orphans will be cast, with all cast having to attend every performance, so those trying out are asked to have 100% availability over October half term. No child with festival commitments between 22 – 30 October will be cast.
5pm - ADULT ENSEMBLE/SUPPORTING ROLES
All must be over licensing age (16 by 31st Aug 2016)
Strong all singing, dancing, acting performers.
The ensemble do a lot in this show, all ages.
There are some parts not required to dance, but all must sing
We will be learning songs on audition day, if you don't dance please come at 6pm
People interested in Lily St Regis must do dance audition
6pm - PRINCIPAL ROLES
MISS HANNIGAN - FEMALE 40+
ROOSTER - MALE 20 - 35
DADDY WARBUCKS - MALE 35 - 50
GRACE FARRELL - FEMALE 25-35
BERT HEALEY - MALE 20+
ROOSEVELT - MALE 50-70
Any further questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Rehearsals will be from late August, Thursday evenings mostly but cast need to be flexible