Beyond Broadway in Concert
Audition for our Easter 2019 Experience
Looking for something exceptional to do with your Easter break? Want to experience what it feels like to be in a professional musical theatre show on stage at the internationally-renowned USHER HALL concert venue?
Following the huge success of BRING IT ON in 2016, FAME – THE MUSICAL in 2017 and THE WIZARD OF OZ that took Edinburgh by storm this summer, the team at The Beyond Broadway Experience have decided to create a Dance and Musical Theatre extravaganza like no other during your Easter break this year: BROADWAY BOUND.
A musical theatre concert inspired by Broadway and the Big Apple, featuring songs from The Beyond Broadway Experience shows – The Wizard of Oz, Bring it On, Fame and Legally Blonde – and current Broadway smash hits including Dear Evan Hansen, Come from Away, Something Rotten, Waitress, Kinky Boots, Matilda and Aladdin.
How to get involved?
Firstly, you need to be available to rehearse in Edinburgh during your Easter holidays. If you are, then you’ll take part in a fun and friendly audition process on Sunday 3 February 2019.
We realise that schools have don’t have the same holiday dates so there are two options offered to students to make sure that, no matter what, you can be involved!
MAIN CAST – Age 13 to 25
- OPTION 1 Full two-week rehearsal period from Saturday 6 to Friday 19 April.
Participation cost: £275**
- OPTION 2 The weekend of 6 – 7 April, and then Saturday 13 to Friday 19 April.
Participation cost: £200**
MATILDA CAST – Age 8 to 12
- One week from Monday 15 to Friday 19 April.
Participation cost: £200**
A discount of 25% on participation fees is available to siblings.
Audition for Easter 2019
The BBE2019 BEYOND BROADWAY Concert runs from 6th April to 18th April 2019, with performance at the Usher Hall on Friday 19th April.
Audition day: Sunday 3rd February 2019 at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts, 207 Balgreen Road, EH11 2RZ.
About the Beyond Broadway Experience…
The Beyond Broadway Experience gives you the unique opportunity to work with the team at Beyond Broadway Productions and professional directors, choreographers, musical directors, theatre designers and performers to put on a huge show in the beautiful King’s Theatre, Edinburgh. Working intensively in rehearsals for the two weeks running up to opening night, cast are put through their paces by our professional creative and production teams. You get to work with some of the best in the industry – and have a lot of fun along the way!
The Beyond Broadway Experience two-week rehearsal period is so much more than simply putting on a show or going to a summer club. Alongside an intensive rehearsal schedule, there are social activities organised by fabulous chaperones for the evenings and weekends, question-and-answer sessions with international performers, a photoshoot by a professional photographer to get that perfect shot for the programme, meetings with costume, hair and makeup designers, not to mention press interviews and promotional events…If you want to know what it feels like to be in a pro show, you really can’t afford to miss this opportunity.