The Beautiful Game – Auditions
Audition time
Fri, 9 Feb 7.30pm & Sat, 10 Feb 11am
Rugby Theatre Central Hall
Show dates
Oct 2018
Show dates

“This is a story about young people on the verge of adulthood, young people wanting to love, to play football and lead normal lives in a city
dominated by violence and hatred” ~ Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber

For audition pieces, please email the Director, David Allen.


FATHER O’DONNELL - Playing age 40 - 50 years. Priest and Coach

JOHN Playing age 20/25. A young idealist who wants to play football but is drawn in circumstances beyond his control (to start with!).
Strong singer with ability to harmonize.

THOMAS - Playing age 20/25. A staunch catholic and fanatic. Strong actor and singer needed.

MARY - Must be able to sing a capella.

All principle parts are strong characters and must be able to sing and move rhythmically.
6 other named roles, 3 girls, two lads/men - within a playing age of up to 25 and strong singers and movers.

COMPANY - We want to create an additional cast of company requiring an additional 6-8 actors.
This will be a mixture of men and women with any playing age but a good singing voice and energy!

Audition downloads
Further information
Tel: Email only please
Venue: Rugby Theatre Central Hall
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