All readings and auditions will take place in the bar, doors open 6.45pm and start 7.30pm unless otherwise stated. Audition pieces will be available during the night of the reading. You do not have to audition if you attend the reading, come along and join in the fun...bar also open! Entrance is via Strand Street only.
The next reading and auditions are for the November production of 'Treasure Island' written and directed by Robert Till.
If you are interested in any of the roles or perhaps some of the backstage roles available come along and see what it is all about.
The production will run from 25th November to 2nd December, (excluding Sunday), and includes Saturday Matinees.
The reading will take place on Thursday 10th August
The auditions will take place on Tuesday 15th August
Bad Guys Wanted (all males roles)
Long John Silver - loveable rogue and leader of the pirate mutineers
Black Dog - Long John's right hand man. A nasty piece of work
Deafy - Old deaf pirate cannon loader. Comical character
Blind Pew - Blind pirate who pursues Long John throughout the panto
Billy Bones - Old drunken pirate (small role but doubles up in Act 2)
Good Guys Wanted
Miss Purity - The Pantomime dame and Jim Hawkins' mother - male role
Jim Hawkins - Principle Boy and hero of the pantomime - female role
Barnacle Bill - Barman at the Benbow Inn and Panto fool - male role
Squire Trelawney - Wealthy landowner. A bit of a stuffed shirt
Meg Trelawney - The Squire's daughter and Jim's girlfriend
Nurse Livesy - A district nurse. Bossy female role
Ben Gunn - Old marooned seadog. Loveable character but small role
Other reading and audition dates: -
January 2018 - Reading 28th Sept; Auditions 3rd October
March 2018 - Reading 2nd November; Auditions 7th November
April 2018 - Reading 4th January; Auditions 9th January