Company seeking passion for show auditions

TALENTED youngsters in the region are being given the chance to take part in a favourite Disney musical.

Nice Swan Theatre Company is offering ten to 16-year-olds the opportunity to audition for parts in their very own production of High School Musical showing at the Playhouse Whitley Bay in August.

Nice Swan is looking for individuals who have a passion for theatre, whether it is an interest in performing on stage or working backstage and getting involved in the technical side of things.

Auditions for the show will take place at Whitley Bay High School on Saturday, June 11, and Saturday, June 18, from 10am to 3pm.

Application forms for the auditions can be downloaded from or picked up from the Playhouse.

The two-week project costs £120 per child and will culminate in two performances of the show on Friday, August 19, at 2pm and 7.30pm.

Tickets priced at £8 or £7 for concessions are available by visiting or calling the box office on 0844 277 2771.