Harrogate Theatre seeks dancers for 2015/2016 pantomime!

Harrogate Theatre is looking for three teams of dancers to take part in their traditional and highly acclaimed family pantomime, Aladdin.

They will be holding auditions for dancers on Sunday 4 October 2015 at Harrogate Theatre. The audition will start at 1pm and will last up to two hours. You will be asked to learn and perform a dance routine, so please come in appropriate dance/movement attire.



Choreographer, Amie Liddle will be leading the audition and Director, Phil Lowe will also be present.

To be part of the pantomime company you need to be at least 13 years old by 2 November 2015, under 18 years by Sunday 17 January 2016 and be available for ALL rehearsals and performances. Please make sure you can answer ‘yes’ to the following if you would like to audition:-

  • At least 13 years old by 2 November 2015 and under 18 years by Sunday 17 January 2016
    able to attend rehearsals from 2 November to 20 November (probably 4-7pm Mon to Fri and some Saturday mornings)
  • able to attend technical and dress rehearsals during tech week (week beginning 23 November). This will involve taking time off school.
  • able to perform on alternate dates from 1 December 2015 to 17 January 2016 (approx. 24 performances). This will involve taking time off school and working over the Christmas and New Year holidays.
  • You being responsible for getting yourself to and from rehearsals and performances

Harrogate Theatre is unable to offer any payment to pantomime dancers, but it would give you the chance to be part of a professional company working in a professional theatre. Being part of the panto company is a great experience and lots of fun but it means a big commitment from you!

If you are interested and can answer ‘yes’ to all the above, please download the application form from the website, complete and attach a passport size photo and return it by email to

elizabeth.clark@harrogatetheatre.co.uk, drop in to



Harrogate Theatre or post to Elizabeth Clark,

Harrogate Theatre, Oxford Street, Harrogate HG1 1QF by Thursday 1 October 2015.


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