Take Centre Stage at Playgoers’ Auditions

February 24, 2015

Aspiring actors have the opportunity to audition for Newport Playgoers on Saturday 7th March –  and be cast in forthcoming productions such as ‘The Ladykillers’, ‘Up Pompeii’ and ‘The Graduate’.

Playgoers present a wide range of productions including farces such as Joe Orton's 'What The Butler Saw'. (PHOTO: PHIL MANSELL)

Playgoers present a wide range of productions including farces such as Joe Orton’s ‘What The Butler Saw’. (PHOTO: PHIL MANSELL)

Anyone who fancies treading the boards in a range of productions from farce to classic drama is invited to come to the open auditions which take place from 9.30am to 12.30pm.

'Killer Joe' was one of the highly successful productions in the Dolman Studio Theatre, (PHOTO:PHIL MANSELL)

‘Killer Joe’ was one of the highly successful productions in the Dolman Studio Theatre, (PHOTO:PHIL MANSELL)

Talented actors and actresses can show they have what it takes to be a valued member of Newport Playgoers Society and play a role in ensuring the 400-seat Dolman Theatre remains a thriving hub of activity in the city centre.

“Everyone’s welcome to come along and prove that Newport’s got talent,” said Playgoers spokesperson Phil Mansell.

'The Vicar of Dibley' was one of Playgoers' recent successful productions. (PHOTO: PHIL MANSELL)

‘The Vicar of Dibley’ was one of Playgoers’ recent successful productions. (PHOTO: PHIL MANSELL)

“Being part of Playgoers is a lot of fun – and a great way to meet new friends. We stage nine productions every year so there’s never a dull moment.”

For more information about the open auditions and joining Newport Playgoers, contact the Dolman Theatre on 01633 263670 or visit www.dolmantheatre.co.uk.