Rehearsals are now under way for our Jnr Workshop production of Cinderella & Rockerfella and here is your first peek at our cast. They have all worked extremely hard and we are certain that this will be a fantastic show.
Firstly, thank you for allowing your child to be involved with our production of Cinderella & Rockerfella. We have a fantastic cast which will allow us to put on a fantastic show this year. Just to remind you that the show dates are Friday 16th June – Saturday 24th June with all days and times shown on the rehearsal schedule attached to the back of you audition pack.
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Please can we ask, due to the amount of people with allergies, that nobody brings any snacks containing nuts.
There is no ‘trip’ to McDonald’s inbetween the shows. You must make arrangements for the care of your child between the matinee and evening performances.
There will be a central box for children to place their phones in at rehersal. This is to safegaurd your children following a number of incidences over the last few shows. We already have contact details for you in case of emergency so there is no need for the children to brin...
What a difficult task we had casting the show this year! The caliber of all the auditions we saw was truly exceptional and the production team and I are excited to start rehearsals on Friday.
We had a record number of children come to be involved this year and managed to see 60 auditions over the course of the afternoon. It was wonderful to see the vast improvement our returning performers have made and lovely to see so much new talent.
We only started looking at who could part at around 5:00pm and it took us until 5:30pm to assign the first part. Once this was done it was easier to match other performers to their look and style and the process moved a lot quicker.
As ever, it is a terribly difficult task to cast a production, even more so when all the auditionees are good. There are many factors that the audition panel must take into account when assigning roles. Here are just a few that we have considered: