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In November this year, we will be performing Alan Menken’s ‘A Christmas Carol – The Musical’. Dancers auditions will be held on Wednesday 5th June, from 8pm to 10pm, at BOST’s HQ (24A Clifton Road, Birkenhead, CH41 2SG). Dancers must be aged 14+. Please bring ...

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Hello Dolly principal audition times

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Thank you to everyone who has registered to attend our open auditions for principal roles in ‘Hello Dolly!’, this Sunday 25th November at BOST HQ.

Below are the arrival times for each named character:

  • 10am – DOLLY LEVI
  • 11:30am – HORACE VANDERGELDER
  • 12:30pm – IRENE MOLLOY and MINNIE FAY
  • Ipm – CORNELIUS HACKL and BARNABY TUCKER
  • 2pm – AMBROSE KEMPER, ERMENGARDE, ERNESTINA, RUDOLPH, JUDGE, 1st & 2nd COOK, STANLEY

As with all audition days, proceedings can take longer than anticipated, so we would appreciate your understanding and patience should this occur. We recommend bringing any drinks or food you may need with you.

Audition results will be emailed to all candidates the following day, Monday 26th November, after 6 pm.

There is still time to express an interest in auditioning for a particular role, so if you would like to take part, please email us at: bostlibrarians@outlook.com

More information about each character can be found here.

If recalls are required, they will now be held on the new date of Sunday 16th December, at 10 am.

Please note:

‘Hello Dolly’ will be performed at the Liverpool Empire Theatre from May 16th-18th 2019.

Principal rehearsals will most likely be every Tuesday night, plus some Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoons nearer the time of the show.

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