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Audition Notice: PANTO ~ ROBIN HOOD and MARION

showcastMETRO THEATRE  is holding auditions for

Robin Hood and Marion

Our Annual Christmas Pantomime

Written  & Directed by Catherine Morrison


on Monday, August 29  from 7:00 pm

and Tuesday, August 30  from 7:00 pm

with callbacks Saturday, September 3 at 2:00 pm

AUDITION ADDRESS: Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver

SHOW RUN DATES: December 15 2016 -to- January 07 2017

Characters Needed:


Robin Hood: 20–35. Some singing and dancing; upper class English accent

Little John: 25–50 . No singing or dancing required.

Alan Adale and King Richard the Lion –Hearted: 20-45 – singing, dancing,

Will Scarlett: Lower class English accent – singing and dancing.

Friar Tuck: 4o –60 – some singing and dancing

Demon and Sherriff of Nottingham: duo role – 25-45 – no singing or dancing

Elderly peasant: 40-70 – a little singing and dancing -lower class accent

Castle guards: singing, dancing, chorus work

Cookie, Castle cook – the Dame: singing and dancing required – duet with Snifty

Snifty- Cookie’s sister – Dame: – duet with Cookie



Lady Marion: 18- 35 – upper class English accent; singing and dancing.

Good Fairy: 20-65 – good diction as she speak in rhyme. No singing or dancing required.

Lady Beatrice: servant and friend of L. Marion – lower class English accent – singing and dancing.

Lady Elizabeth, Lady Mary, Lady Edith, and Ladies Meridee and Meridith: ladies of the court – accents preferable; singing and dancing.

Villagers – Agnes, Emily and Margaret: lower class Eng. Accent – singing and dancing.

Elderly peasant: 45- 70 – no singing or dancing required. Lower class Eng. Accent



Servants and peasants both in Nottingham and the castle.

Children – besides roles listed below, chorus work- singing and dancing

Red Riding Hood: age 5-to-9

Goldilocks: age 8-to-12

Gretel: age 7-to-10

Hansel: boy age 8-to-12

Minion: boy or girl ages 5-to-8; No singing or dancing required.


Requirements: Please bring a (short) musical selection and dancing shoes (character, tap, ballet). Auditions will be cold readings from the script; the director will choose which scenes the group will read.

Notes: This is a NON-EQUITY production. People will be seen on a first come/first served basis, but be prepared that you may have to sit around and wait as you may be needed to read opposite someone else who is auditioning.



December 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23, 29, 30 : 2016

and January 5, 6, 7 : 2017 at 7:30 pm

with Matinees: December 17, 18, 26, 27, 31 : 2016

January 01 & 07 : 2017  at 2 pm

Private bookings may occur on Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays, for each performance week, with no more than one private booking per week.  Please keep these days free to perform.

REHEARSALS begin SEPTEMBER soon after casting and continue until Opening Night. If you are cast, you will be required to become a Member of Metro Theatre and your 12-month Membership Fee of $20 will be collected at the first read-through.

Please complete the on line Robin Hood and Marion Audition Form

**A printable PDF is attached at the end of this form if you wish to print it, fill it out manually and bring it along with your Headshot/Resume to the audition.

Your Name (required)

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Home Phone (required)

Address with City and Postal Code (required)

Hair Colour


Age Range


For which role(s) do you wish to read?

Equity / ACTRA ?

Please indicate ALL prior commitments that will impact when you are NOT available to Rehearse

Upload PDF of Your RESUME

Upload Your HEADSHOT( jpg size 500kb - 1MB)

EXPERIENCE: A brief list of plays, roles, companies and directors (to be completed ONLY if NO resume is provided)

If you are not cast, would you be interested in joining the Metro Theatre Team in another capacity? With FIVE shows each season, we need considerable backstage personnel - excellent training for further advancement in Theatre Arts.

Please indicate your area of interest.


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For Further Information Please Contact:

Director, Catherine Morrison at

METRO THEATRE PRIVACY POLICY:  Metro Theatre is collecting personal information about you.  If you are cast in this show, your contact information will be provided to other members of the company.  Unless you ask us not to:  you will be added to our mailing list; the information on this form will be made available to directors or other Metro shows for audition and casting purposes.  You may request to be removed from our mailing list as any time.


** Printable Audition Form_ROBIN HOOD and MARION


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