THE SHOW MUST GO ON - Rehearsal Info!
The production team are working very hard to bring the show to The Henrician Theatre Stage on 8-9th October 2021.
If you haven’t already emailed: email@example.com to express your interest in joining the cast, please do ASAP!
We are looking forward to seeing as many Junior members as possible at Offenham Village Hall on Sunday 4th July at 2pm! Where our rehearsals for this exciting new show will begin. *
We intend to rehearse on Monday nights at Aston Somerville 7-9pm (Required cast members will be notified nearer the time) and Sunday afternoons at Offenham from 2pm - 5.30pm for 3 weeks prior to the summer break. Then restarting rehearsals in early September at Offenham, moving to The Henrician later in the month.
Further information will be posted here so please keep checking!
See you all soon!
October 2021 Production Team
* Phoenix Theatre Group are following the latest government coronavirus guidelines and safety measures will be in place to ensure everyone’s safety during the rehearsals and performances. *
DICK WHITTINGTON AUDITION INFO
If you are interested in auditioning for the roles below- Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your attendance.
The show will run from the 19th to 23rd January 2022 at The Henrician Theatre (Formerly known as Evesham Arts Centre).
Auditions will take place on Sunday 27th June 2021 at The Henrician Theatre, with a workshop from 11.00 am which will cover singing and dancing fro the show, plus an overview of the show, the schedule nad also wat happens in auditions later in the day.
Breaking at 12.30/12.45 for a short lunch break will see auditions commence at 1.30 pm.
You will be able to audition for a maximum of 2 parts, due to time limitations, but will be considered for other parts if you so wish.
Listed below are the charater parts with a brief desciption, along with audition pieces for each character. Some parts require you to sing a solo/duet. If this is the case you will be expected to sing the song we will have practiced in the morning workshop session.
Character parts are as follows:
Dolly Doolittle - Panto Dame and cook. Male.(SINGING)
Alderman Fitzwarren - Father of Alice. Male Comedy part (SINGING)
Percy Partridge - A wimpy man. Male comedy part
Alice Fitzwarren - Dick's love interest. Female (SINGING)
Dick Whittington - Our hero. Male (SINGING)
Tommy the cat - Non speaking part. Male/female youth part.
Walter Winkle - Dollys assistant. Male comedy part
King Rat - Villian of the panto. Male/Female (SINGING)
Fairy Snow - The good fairy. Female (SINGING)
Joshua Bilge - Sea Captain. Male/Female
The Mate - Sea captain's mate. Male/Female
Princess Taffeta - Princess of Morocco. Female(SINGING)
There are other small role sthat will be allocated either on the Audition day or 1st Rehearsal.
What commitment do I need to be in the show?
The commitment to the show is as follows:
Rehearsals: Every Sunday at Offenham Village Hall starting 17th October 2021 from 2pm -5.30pm until Sunday 19th December 2021 for full cast. Occassional Monday evening rehearsals at Aston Sommerville Village hall 7-9pm for principal cast/choreoraphy from Monday 18th October as required.
Rehearsals recommence on Sunday 2nd January 2022 at The Henrician Theatre with additional rehearsals from the 14th January, to showtime of 19th January.
If you cannot commit to attend please do not audition. As a group we operate a policy of 3 rehearsals per production as the maximum allowable for pre-planned absences. You will be asked to leave the production if more are missed.
Are there any limitations to the number in the cast?
Dependant on the numbers that apply to perform it may be necessary to limit numbers in the chorus. The cast will be advised of any decisions taken once we know how many we need to accommodate.
Phoenix stand committed to give everyone the opportunity to participate in live theatre and we will do everything in our power to continue with this aim.
If you’re still interested read on…
What happens next?
Auditions for all on Sunday 27th June 2021 at The Henrician.
If you are unfortunate not to get a main part you will still have the opportunity to take part in the chorus.
If you have any questions on the above please call Keith Norledge, the Producer, on 0777 333 7108 or email: email@example.com to answer any questions.
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