JACK AND THE BEANSTALK 

CALLING ALL PANTOMANIACS!

Jack 

and the 
Beanstalk

18th & 19th December 2021

Croft Hall

Burgess Hill School for Girls

Panto auditions are cancelled:

 

PRINCIPALS

 

In these challenging times of change and uncertainty we appreciate you will understand that we must inform you that the May Panto auditions are cancelled. 

 

If you wish to take part in Jack & The Beanstalk in December 2021, at this point in time, please TEXT 07770 811425 or EMAIL suziallan@btinternet.com to register your interest and which parts you would like to be considered for.

 

I will then be in a position to know if I have enough people to pre-cast without auditioning and be able to continue with this production should we be fortunate enough to come through this situation in good time. For those that have already contacted me, your names are on the list.

 

In the meantime, please keep yourselves safe and well and we hope to see you soon.

 

SENIOR & JUNIOR CHORUS

This is a closed audition - Club Members only may audition

PLEASE WAIT FOR FURTHER NOTICE IN THE CLUB NEWSLETTER BEFORE REGISTERING YOUR INTEREST

If you wish to take part in Jack & The Beanstalk in December 2020, at this point in time, please TEXT 07770 811425 or EMAIL suziallan@btinternet.com to register your interest 

 

JUNIORS

Parents, please email suziallan@btinternet.com or text Suzi 07770 811425

to register your child's interest 

Cast List and Characters (for Principal roles)

Flower Fairy

Demon Boris

Sidekick

Molly

Jill   (principal girl)

Jack (principal boy)

Johnny-comic

Tommy-comic

Beef

Burger

Dame Trot

 

Daisy the Cow (2 people)

 

Squire

 

Giggles

 

Toothpick (self important)

Salt/Pepper (split personality)

Sauce (french & naughty)

Giant Muchabones (2 headed-2 people)

 

Crow

 Feisty & strong willed with articulate speaking voice.

Arrogant, selfish & mean with strong acting and projection required.

Subservient, downtrodden, willing to please at all costs.

Kind friend of Jill's. Good acting & singing ability.

Independent, fun-loving, kind and helpful. Strong acting with good singing voice.

Hardworking, happy go lucky. Strong acting & strong singing voice.

Main comics. Johnny is soppy and silly. Tommy is big brother who is naughty but nice.
Good experience working an audience. Excellent comic timing and vocal ability.

Knock about misguided brokers men/women trying to keep order in the village under scrutiny of the Squire. Positive action men/women required!

OTT. Loud, sarcastic, overbearing but fun & lovable. Ability to work with an audience with pathos. Excellent comic timing and vocal ability.
Great team work required. Energetic personality and good co-ordination important..
Ability to work in an animal costume. Good movement required. This is an important big role!
Landowner and rent collector of village. Stern and official sounding but deep down
quite a softy. Father to Jill and very protective.
Giant's mature daughter. Loud and fun comedy roll. Requires good timing and
experience, vocal and movement ability.
These parts appear as local village characters in the 1st half who are kidnapped by the
sidekick in error. Appear in 2nd half as condiments to the giant and help the hero's
escape. Fun roles.

2 headed Giant requiring 2 people to work VERY closely together & master the one
handed technique. Ability to argue & shout!
Appears in 1st half as villager but 2nd half only disguised as CROW. Singing and/or
movement ability required.

This year due to School date restrictions we can only do 5 performances.

 

Performance dates to be confirmed: 17th (Dress) 18th (3 shows) and 19th (2 shows) December. There will be rehearsals at the School on Sat 4th & 11th Dec from 2 - 6:30 PM. Plus 15th & 16th Dec (in foyer).

 

Thank you and see you all very soon!

Suzi Allan (Director)