Auditions for the first Showbiz Christchurch 2017 Show!

Evita: 15 Sept 15 – 1 Oct 2016

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

24 March – 8th April 2017

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert - opens 24 March 2017The Showbiz Christchurch season will be the NZ Theatre company premiere of this mega musical. A brand new bus is being built in Christchurch, and a spectacular array of 500 costumes, and 200 headdresses has been sourced from an international production to make this an incredibly spectacular musical.

Artistic Team:

Director/Choreographer: Stephen Robertson
Musical Director: Richard Marrett

Performance Season:

March 24th – 8 April 2017
Isaac Theatre Royal

Rehearsal Period:

Intensive music/production rehearsals from late January 2017

Audition Dates and Details:

Vocal auditions: Sunday 4 Dec, 10.30am-4 pm
Recalls: 7pm

Cast Details:
  • Cast size –19/ 20 on stage performers
  • 1 x Male lead 40s/ 50s strong singer/ mover – lean build
  • 1 x Male lead 20’s / 30s strong singer/ mover – lean build
  • 1 x Male lead early/ mid 20s strong singer/ mover – good looking, athletic build
  • 1 x Male lead 40s/ 50s character actor/ singer
  • 3 x Female supporting leads – Very strong singers, Pop Diva style, good movers 18 – 35.
  • 2 x Female supporting roles – 30s
  • Male ensemble/ Cameo’s– Strong movers – athletic/ lean builds, with singing ability. Age 16 – 30

Please note that this show has no female dancer/ singer ensemble.

All auditions will be held at Showbiz Studios – 369 St Asaph Street
Please park on the street as there is limited off street parking.

Contact Showbiz Christchurch for audition bookings and enquiries on (03) 377 7954
between 9am-3pm, Mon-Thu.


Audition Pack: