Summer is almost upon us and everyone anticipates the heatwave that is promised. But whilst people are planning their last-minute getaways to capture the rays, the production team here at the Babbacombe Theatre in Torquay are already working on the 2019/20 Christmas Show, which will run for 10 weeks during the festive period, opening on Wednesday 30th October.

To be able to complete the full cast line-up, the producer, director, Colin Matthews, is looking for a young male vocalist aged 16+, with not only a strong vocal ability, but a personable stage presence. Whilst some previous stage experience, is preferred, it is not essential.

Auditions will be held for this role, at the venue, on Thursday 6th June at 6pm.

Those who would like to audition, would need to be available for not only the full rehearsal period from Thursday 24th October until Wednesday 30th October but for all the performances, which are weekly, and include matinee and evening shows, every Wednesday from 30th October until 11th December. Thereafter there is a matinee on Wednesday 18th December, two performances on Boxing Day & New Years day, with a matinee on Saturday 28th December. This is a paid position.

Those wishing to attend the audition, will be required to bring two backing tracks, one up tempo number and a ballad. It would also be preferred that auditionees, register their attendance beforehand, by contacting Sharon Waring either by email or by telephoning the office during office hours. In the event, anyone may have an enquiry prior to the audition, they can direct that too, directly to Sharon. Email: [email protected] Tel: 01803 322233.

Published: 28th May 2019