Cinderella! A Traditional British Pantomime

Production Company
Metro Theatre
Producer(s)
Metro Theatre
Director(s)
Directed by: Shel Piercy Choreographer: Shelley Stewart Hunt Musical Director: Chris King
Casting Director(s): 
Directed by: Shel Piercy Choreographer: Shelley Stewart Hunt Musical Director: Chris King
Union Status
Non-Union
Project Type
Theatre / Live Performance
Student Production
No
Compensation Details

This is a non-union production - all roles in this show are volunteer positions.

Audition Date(s)
July 24 from 6:30 pm - July 26 from 6:30 pm - July 27 from 10:00 am
Audition Location
Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC
Shoot / Performance Date(s)
DATES Thursday to Sunday, December 13, 2024 to January 5, 2025 - TIMES Evenings 7:30pm: Dec 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 28, 2024 and Jan 2, 3, 4, 2025/Matinees 2:00pm: Dec 14, 15, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 2024 and January 1, 4, 5, 2025
Shoot / Performance Location(s)
Metro Theatre
Submission Deadline
Wednesday, July 24, 2024
Submission Instructions

Please complete the Audition form available on our website at https://metrotheatre.com/auditions/

Resume and Headshots to be included with your on-line submission

Once your application has been received you will be contacted to confirm your appointment date.

Additional Information & Safety Protocols: 

ETHNO-CULTURAL CASTING STATEMENT
We encourage submissions from artists with a broad range of backgrounds including, but not limited to: race, ethnicity, indigeneity, gender, body type, and sexuality. We encourage anyone to audition for any role as we will be casting on who is best for the role.

FOR THE GENERAL AUDITIONS:
Expect to stay approximately 2 hours 15 minutes for the audition.

Upon arrival at the auditions, you will be greeted and checked in. Auditionees will then be allocated a 5- minute time slot based on the order in which they arrive.

You will be asked to sing a prepared song of your choice. An accompanist will be provided.
Then, all auditionees are asked to stay for the Dance audition following. For the dance call please bring clothing and shoes in which you will be able to dance in.

THE OFFERS
You may be asked, either then or in a later communication, to attend call-backs. If you have not heard from us by the end of day, July 29, we thank you for auditioning, but unfortunately you have not been selected.

CALLBACKS: July 29 and July 31 from 4:00pm to 9:30pm

REHEARSAL PERIOD
Music rehearsals only: October 8 and 10, October 15 and 17 from 6:30pm to 10:30pm.
Read-through and blocking on October 20 from 10:00am to 6:00pm with a meal break

Sunday from 1000 to 6:00pm with a one-hour meal break and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30pm to 10:30pm

If you have any conflicts, please note them on your audition application form. Please note that significant conflicts may affect your chances of being cast. Any conflicts within the performance schedule cannot be allowed.

WHERE: All rehearsals will be at Metro Scene Shop, 8960 Oak Street, Vancouver

Character 1
Various.
Age
16+
Gender
Open
Description
It is expected that CINDERELLA! will have a cast of 20 including ensemble. Most roles are gender-fluid and will be cast as suits the actor’s abilities. All auditionees may be asked, either then or in a later communication, to attend call-backs. If you have not heard from us by the end of day, July 29, we thank you for auditioning, but unfortunately you have not been selected. All auditionees will be notified by the Director of the character(s) he would like you to read for at the callbacks.