Auditions Diary

Audition opportunities coming up

Diary of auditions in the near future for performance opportunities in Edinburgh.

See bottom of page for details of how to add your audition to this listing…

A View from The Bridge

Production company: Theatre Paradok.
Status: Amateur Theatre
Audition Dates: Sun 2 Feb (2-5pm), Mon 3/Tue 4 Feb (5-9pm)
Audition venue: David Hume Tower, George Square, EH8 9JX. Sun: Room 1.01, Mon/Tue: Room 11.11.
Run dates: Second week of March. Dates TBC
Synopsis: “Arthur Miller’s two-act play is set by the docks of Red Hook, a working-class part of Brooklyn, New York. The Carbone family – Eddie, his wife Beatrice and their niece Catherine – welcome Beatrice’s cousins Marco and Rodolpho as illegal immigrants from Sicily but matters turn sour because of Eddie’s inability to accept his own failings.”
Cast: Open call for all characters – 3F, 7M, 5 gender blind.
Further details: Please audition using New York or soft Italian accents if possible. However, rehearsals will include accent coaching, so an American accent is not absolutely necessary. The original is set in the 1950s, however we will be setting our minimal production in the present day.”
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/615581592332775
Company Facebook page: @theatreparadok
Contact: For more information, contact Paradok via Facebook.
More information and auditions sides: Click here to download an Audition Pack.

Chalk

Production company: Amina Muslim Women’s Resource Centre and Zero Tolerance.
Status: Professional production
Audition Dates: Saturday 8 Feb 2020
Audition venue: TBC
Run dates: Sun 8/Mon 9 March
Synopsis: “Five, one-act monologues depicting women survivors of gender-based violence.”
Cast: “We are auditioning for our five lead women. We hope to audition women representing a range of ethnicities and would welcome actors from BME backgrounds and white backgrounds, who can represent the range of women’s stories that our script shares.”
Further details: “Compensation: £200”
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/914313099016415/
Company Facebook pages: @ZeroToleranceScotland
Contact: To register your interest, or for more information, contact sara@mwrc.org.uk by Wednesday 5 February with a CV and headshots/photos/showreel if you have them.
Rehearsals: will be Thursday 13 and Saturday 22 February.

Kinky Boots

Production company: Captivate Theatre.
Status: #EdFringe 2020 amateur production
Audition Dates: Sunday 9 Feb 2020.
Audition venue: Fettes College, Crewe Road South Entrance, Edinburgh
Run dates: #EdFringe weeks 2 & 3: Mon 17 to Sun 30 August – and must be flexible during July and August for rehearsals
Synopsis: “Based on true events, this huge-hearted hit tells the story of two people with nothing in common—or so they think! Charlie is a factory owner struggling to save his family business. Lola is a fabulous entertainer with a wildly exciting idea. With a little compassion and a lot of understanding, this unexpected pair learns to embrace their differences and creates a line of sturdy stilettos unlike any the world has ever seen! But in the end, their most sensational achievement is their friendship.”
Cast: “Looking for males and females for all main roles and ensemble parts”
Further details: “Auditionees must be age 18 minimum by August 2020″
Website: https://www.captivatetheatre.com/
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/139599993663441/
Company Facebook page: @captivatetheatre
Contact: To register your interest, or for more information, please email : captivatetheatre@gmail.com.

Big Band Does… Broadway

Production company: Big Band Does.
Status: #EdFringe 2020 paid show
Audition Dates: Mon 17 Feb 2020. 10am-6pm.
Audition venue: Edinburgh Playhouse, 18-22 Greenside Lane, EH1 3AA
Run dates: August during #EdFringe.
Synopsis: High energy, fast paced celebration of musical theatre from big band, singers and dancers.
Cast: “Strong and versatile singers” and “Singers/Dancers with Tap ability”.
Further details: “This is a paid production. Further information regarding payment will be discussed further into casting.”
Company Facebook page: @BBDProductions
Contact: To register your interest, or for more information, please email : broadwaybigband@jonniegrant.com.

If you would like to add your Edinburgh auditions and casting calls to the diary, please email All Edinburgh Theatre using using the contact page here.

You should include at least: Name; company; status (amateur/professional etc); any restrictions such as junior show, Audition dates/times/venue. Production run dates/time/venue. Up to 50 words about the show. Cast required (M/F). How to book an audition slot. Link for further details. Contact to book an audition slot.

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