Once a year Billy Elliot staffers travel around Great Britain to audition boys aged 9 to 13 years for the roles of 'Billy' and 'Michael,' and girls aged 9 to 12 years for the role of 'Debbie' in the West End production.
Leeds – Saturday 11th January 2014
Newcastle – Saturday 1st Feb 2014
London – Saturday 15th March 2014
Bristol – Saturday 26th April 2014
Manchester – Saturday 17th May 2014
BILLY & MICHAEL
As part of the ongoing audition process, the search is on for boys who are 9 through 13 years old to audition for the roles of 'Billy' and 'Michael' in the West End.
- Tap and ballet experience are a bonus.
- Max height 5ft.
- No broken voices.
Must be 9 – 12 years of age, under 4ft 8. Some ballet experience.
Only auditioning in Newcastle, MUST be from the NE of England.
Please come ready to dance first, then maybe sing afterwards wearing comfortable clothes – no lycra, leotards or jazz pants! Be sure to bring all dance shoes and trainers.
GENERAL ONGOING AUDITIONS INFORMATION:
Those auditioning for Small Boy, Tall Boy and Ballet Girls MUST live within an hour of London.
Description: Ensemble role.
Lads are required to be 6 to 10 years old and no taller than 4ft.
Acting role – no singing or dancing needed.
Boys should be 10 to 12 years of age and no taller than 4ft 10.
Acting role – no singing or dancing required.
Girls should be between 9 and 13 years of age, under 5ft and have achieved a minimum of Grade 4 in tap and ballet.
Leeds – 11th January
Newcastle – 1st February
London – 15th March
Bristol – 26th April
Manchester – 17th May