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…


Corydon Ovium

Production company: Nightmares .
Genre: Horror comedy
Status: Profit Share (Free fringe)
Audition dates:  Mon 21 May, 6-9pm.
Audition venue: The North Merchiston Club, 48 Watson Cresent, Eh11 1EP
Rehearsals: Twice a week Mondays and Thursdays. 2-hour sessions (not every actor will be required at everyone).
Run dates: Laughing Horse Free Festival @ The Newsroom. Thurs 2 – Sun 26 Aug (x Mons), 10pm.
Blurb: “A 3-part Horror-comedy Anthology Show. Inspired heavily from the 80’s. The 3 tales explore anxiety in modern culture. Each tale has a moral. Very like Tales from the Crypt. It is an energetic ensemble piece verging on spoof, but in keeping with creepy and sinister.”
Cast required: 4 Non gender specific. Ages: 20s (1); 20s/30s (2); 30s-50s (1).
Audition sign-up:
Facebook Casting Call Page:
Contact:  pm @n1ghtm4res on Facebook.
Company Facebook:

Sex, Drugs and a Cup of Tea

Production company: Pandorum Theatre Company .
Genre: Dark comedy
Status: Profit share
Audition dates:  Tue 29 May 2018
Audition venue:  Edinburgh (not specified)
Run dates: Formation Festival: 11 & 12 July @ 6.30pm; EdFringe 3 – 26 Aug 8.40pm.
Blurb: “A dark comedy about a flatsharing situation, relationships, and emotional/psychological domestic abuse in aid of the LGBT+ anti-domestic abuse charity Galop.”
Cast required: Two Scottish female-presenting actors aged 18-25.
Facebook Event Page:
Company website
Further info: Send a CV, headshot, and any other supporting links or materials to, as well as any restrictions on your availability for the day/evening of the Tuesday 22 May.

Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood

Production company: Balerno Theatre Company .
Genre: Pantomime
Status: Amateur
Audition dates:  Welcome Evening Thurs 31 May, 7.30pm. Auditions W/c June 4.
Welcome evening:  Currie High School
Run dates: Wed 5 – Sat 8 Dec 2018, Church Hill Theatre. 
Blurb: “Come along to our welcome evening on Thursday 31st May, 7:30pm, Currie High School to find out more and book an audition slot. Auditions will take place on the week commencing 4th June.”
Cast required: No min/max ages but as rehearsals run until 9.30pm, you need to be able to stay up that late!
Rehearsal days:  Tuesdays and Thursdays
Company Facebook:
Æ review of Aladdin, 2017: ★★★★☆ Fantastic Family Fun.

Bare and All Shook Up

Production company: Edinburgh Little Theatre .
Genre: Fringe
Status: Amateur (Participation fee: £150)
Audition dates:  By arrangement (asap!)
Performance venue:  Hill Street Theatre, 19 Hill St. EH2 3JP
Run dates: Aug 3-26.
Blurb: Bare: Students Peter and Jason meet and fall in love at a strict Catholic boarding school but everything is conducted in secret and hidden behind lies. What will happen to the star-crossed lovers? A moving musical about forbidden love.
All Shook Up: A fun-filled jukebox musical based on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and the fabulous music of Mr Elvis Presley. The ultimate foot-tapping show for the whole family following Chad as he brings life to his American hometown.” 

Cast required: Males (16+) Principal roles as below. Various other male roles available.
Studious and pious academic and athletic rival to Jason; despite his best efforts, always comes in second; obsessed with Ivy; Tenor
St. Cecillia’s fun loving purveyor of altered reality, a comedic bad boy of the group; Baritone. Must be able to Rap
Nerdy student type,Tenor.
Jock, Baritone
All Shook Up

Chad: An ‘Elvis’ character. A leather Jacket roustabout. A bad boy with natural charm. Vocal: Rock Baritone with solid F (but pops a few A flats).
Jim Haller: Not age specific, Natalie’s widowed father, down-to-earth father. Vocal: Baritone (up to E flat).
Further details:
Company Facebook Page: @edinburghlittletheatre
Contact: email or call Derek on 07949 973388.

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.