It’s every panto fan’s dream come true: the chance to star in this year’s York Theatre Royal pantomime, Jack and the Beanstalk. There are open auditions for 8 to 11 year olds on Saturday 30th September in the De Grey Rooms. They’re looking for young people who love acting, singing and dancing and would love to join the legendary panto team. There’ll be lots of rehearsals and performances, so bear that mind.
How to get involved and what to expect
If you’re interested, please apply in advance using this application form. Registration for those with surnames A to K will be at 2.45pm in Workshop 2, with auditions taking place between 3 and 4pm. Registration for those with surnames L to Z will be at 4.30pm in Workshop 2, with auditions taking place between 4.45 and 5.45pm. Those auditioning should come in comfy clothes and shoes, and bring a drink. Parents need not stay as professional chaperones will be on duty throughout the afternoon.