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The Winter's Tale

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Auditions for The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale

AUDITONS:  Saturday 30th September from 10.30am - 5.30pm at the City Lit.

There is a fee for joining the City Lit Theatre Company –please see the details on the website for this course DRA140.

Rehearsals are Mon & Fri Evenings 6pm - 9.30pm and Saturdays 10.30am 4.30pm from October 30th to 2nd December.

You need to be available for all rehearsal dates.

 Technical rehearsals and performance dates are from Monday 4th – Saturday 9th December.

REQUIREMENTS FOR AUDITION:

Please prepare the following:

·        1 minute speech from A Winter’s Tale –  any role, regardless of gender.

·        1 minute song  from A Christmas Carol or a Winter themed song. You can use a backing track, accompany yourself, or sing unaccompanied.

·        You will also be required to take part in a group warm up, improvisation work  and reading from the script.

ROLES WILL BE ALLOCATED ASAP following the audition and it is a requirement that all lines must be learnt by the first rehearsal. It will be an edited script.

If you can commit to all the above – Please confirm you would like to audition by emailing the director Petina Hapgood @ petinadirecting@btinternet.com 

and Cc  drama@citylit.ac.uk