Audition for classic Christmas favourite in Preston

A scene from "A Christmas Carol"
A scene from "A Christmas Carol"

A musical version of Charles Dicken’s classic festive favourite is coming to Preston’s Charter Theatre and the company behind it is looking for actors and actresses aged from eight to 21 to take part.

Auditions for “A Christmas Carol,” which will be staged from November 8-11 with daytime and evening performances each day, will be held this Sunday, October 2 at the Charter Theatre.

ABD Productions is searching for lead child roles for parts such as Tiny Tim, Boy Scrooge (must be able to sing solo), his sister Fran, Cratchit children (boys and girls), Belle’s children, urchins and street children.

Older performers and senior dancers/actors/singers are invited to support the adult professional company as the senior ensemble and also fill several adult roles. A variety of dance styles is necessary, with the ability to act and sing in ensemble. Several junior teams and a senior team will be needed. Under 16s are needed at 10am and 16 plus at 2pm.