Open auditions for "Aladdin" | Panto February 2020

We’re holding open auditions for our next pantomime, “Aladdin”

If you ever fancied performing on stage then this opportunity is for you!

Join The Grange Players and audition for a role in our next pantomime, “Aladdin” (by Tom Whalley) in February 2020.

We have roles for adults, children and teenagers of any skill level who love the theatre and want to perform on stage.

Auditions are on Tuesday 10th September from 6:30pm at the Grange Hall in Southam.

The roles we have are for current members and new members alike:

  • ABANAZAR – An evil Egyptian magician.
  • THE SLAVE OF THE RING – A spirit. Magical and mystical if not a little surly.
  • WISHEE WASHEE TWANKEY – Aladdin’s daft brother who could do with a wash.
  • ALADDIN TWANKEY – The hero of the story.
  • THE EMPEROR OF CHINA – Bombastic ruler of China. Jasmine’s overbearing father.
  • WIDOW TWANKEY – Aladdin and Wishee’s fabulous mother.
  • PRINCESS JASMINE – Beautiful and pure. The perfect Princess. (Includes a singing part.)
  • SO-SHY – Princess Jasmine’s chief handmaiden.
  • THE GENIE OF THE CAMP – Your wish is his command!
  • ORACLE OF THE ORIENT – Voice over.

Rehearsals for Cinderella

Early rehearsals for our panto, “Cinderella” by Tom Whalley.

Our junior group welcomes young members aged from 7 to 16. Our young performers are very passionate and are always involved in every stage of the production. If your child loves to perform or sing, we may have a role for them in our panto!

Dancers during the musical sequence in Cinderella

Young dancers from the Centre-Point Dance group in “Cinderella” by Tom Whalley.

Ugly Step Sisters and Cinderella

Cinderella and her ugly sisters from our 2019 panto, “Cinderella” by Tom Whalley

Our adult group are for members aged 17 and up. No matter your skill level or confidence, we welcome anyone who wants to join our group.

Katie working on costume elements for the evil step mother in Cinderella

Katie working on costume elements for the evil step mother in “Cinderella” by Tom Whalley

Chris Dowling helping to build the set for Cinderella

Chris Dowling helping to build the set for our 2019 panto, “Cinderella” by Tom Whalley

If behind-the-scenes is more your thing, then we invite you to join us as well! We are always looking for passionate builders, painters, costume-makers and back-stagers to come and help with our productions.