The producers of the smash-hit Nativity! The Musical which comes to Wales Millennium Centre this autumn will shortly be holding children’s auditions across the UK to find the cast of Oakmoor School.
Following two successful years in 2017 and 2018 Nativity! The Musical will head out on tour for a third year and will play Wales Millennium Centre from 19 – 23 November 2019.
Keston & Keston (Children’s Casting Directors) and the producers are looking for children across the UK who would love the chance to sparkle and shine in the cast of Nativity! The Musical this Christmas! Children can be from Wolverhampton, Aylesbury, Canterbury, Cardiff, Plymouth, Southampton and London to audition for a role in Oakmoor school.
In order to take part in the show, all children must:
Aged between 9 and 12 years old by 1 September 2019
No taller than 4ft 7 (140cm)
Be characterful but disciplined children with strong singing, acting and dance skills and a passion for performing
Live within one-hour commute from the local theatre they are auditioning for
Be available to perform on all dates at their relevant venue
To audition, children must apply with Children’s Casting Directors, Keston & Keston at www.kestonandkestoncasting.com . Keston & Keston will then be in touch to invite in children to castings.
Auditions for the cast of Oakmoor School will take place on 27 May in Cardiff. The deadline for applications is Thursday 16 May.
Debbie Isitt, Creator and Director of Nativity! said: “I am so excited for us to be holding regional auditions again for the second year running to find our stars of Oakmoor School. I’m absolutely delighted that we are holding auditions across the UK and I can’t wait to see what the children of Wolverhampton, Aylesbury, Canterbury, Cardiff, Plymouth, Southampton, and London have to offer! NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL is so full of joy and we can’t wait to create another magical, family stage show for a third year’.
Every child in every school has one Christmas wish, to star in a Nativity, and at St Bernadette’s School they’ve decided to mount a musical version! Join teacher Mr Maddens and his crazy assistant Mr Poppy as they struggle with hilarious children, and a whole lot of sparkle and shine to make everyone’s Christmas wish come true. Featuring sing-along songs from the smash-hit films including Sparkle and Shine, Nazareth and One Night One Moment. “NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL” promises to be the perfect feel-good comedy for all the family.
Tickets for Nativity The Musical will go on sale soon via wmc.org.uk