AUDITION INFORMATION ONLY
ON SALE TO FRIENDS OF THE GRAND OPERA HOUSE ON 23/11/08, AND TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC ON 30/11/18
The Grand Opera House Trust presents
Miss Saigon® School Edition
performed entirely by students.
Music by CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHONBERG
Lyrics by RICHARD MALTBY JR and ALAIN BOUBLIL
Adapted from the original French lyrics by ALAIN BOUBLIL
Additional material by RICHARD MALTBY JR
Orchestrations by WILLIAM DAVID BROHN
Original Stage Production by CAMERON MACKINTOSH
School Edition special adaptation licenced by
MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL and CAMERON MACKINTOSH LTD
The Grand Opera House Summer Youth Production returns in July 2019 for its ninth year with not just one but two unmissable productions – Miss Saigon® School Edition (for 16-18 year olds) and Bugsy Malone (for 10-18 year olds).
Miss Saigon® School Edition is open to 16-18 year olds only (auditionees must be 16 years of age and have completed their GCSEs by the time project starts). The project will run from Monday 1 to Sunday 21 July 2019 for principals, and from Friday 5 to Sunday 21 July 2019 for all other cast members. Places this year are strictly limited and successful cast members must be available to attend every day. Additional rehearsals will also take place on Friday 21 and Saturday 22 June 2019 for principals.Young people aged 16-18 years of age can apply to take part in both productions.
The cost to participate is £250 per person, 50% of the fee is required as a non-refundable deposit after the auditions are completed, and the remaining balance no later than Friday 31 May 2019.
First stage auditions for Miss Saigon® School Edition will take place on Sunday 10 February 2019. Call back auditions for both productions will take place on Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 February 2019. Due to the demands of auditioning large numbers it is not possible to accommodate auditions at any other time.
How to Register
To register to take part in Miss Saigon® School Edition, please download and complete the Registration Form. Please indicate in the relevant section whether you would like to audition for one or both Summer Youth Productions. Return your form to Una Mc Keague, Creative Learning Assistant, Grand Opera House, Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7HR
Closing date for registration is Monday 4 February 2019
A 10% discount is available for multiple siblings involved in each project.
Youth Tech Crew
During the Summer Youth Productions there is an opportunity for young people aged 16 to 18 years old to be a member of our Youth Tech Crew for each production. If you would like to be part of this team please download and complete the Youth Tech Crew Application Form . Please return the registration form by Friday 1 March 2019. Interviews for these roles will take place after the cast auditions are completed. The cost to be a member of the youth tech team is £200 per person, per production.
A limited number will be available to those who have not been in receipt of a bursary in any of the previous projects. Further information about bursaries will be available after the casting process is completed.
If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact the Creative Learning Team on 028 9024 0411 or email@example.com.