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Search begins for panto babes at Theatre Royal Plymouth

PUBLISHED: 13:40 08 October 2013 | UPDATED: 13:40 08 October 2013

Nigel Havers, Bobby Davro and Lee Mead are starring in Robin Hood at the Theatre Royal Plymouth

Nigel Havers, Bobby Davro and Lee Mead are starring in Robin Hood at the Theatre Royal Plymouth


The search is about to begin to find two teams of ten talented children to play alongside Nigel Havers, Bobby Davro and Lee Mead in Robin Hood at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.

Auditions for these coveted parts will take place at TR2, the Theatre Royal Plymouth’s Production and Education Centre in Cattedown, on Saturday 19 October, with registration taking place between 1.30pm and 2.00pm.

These auditions are for boys and girls who can meet the following requirements:

• Boys and girls must be aged between 7 and 12 as of 19 October 2013.

• Boys and girls must be no taller than 4 feet 6 inches with competent skills in modern dance.

• Boys and girls must be available through the entire months of December 2013 and January 2014.

• Boys and girls must be accompanied at the audition by a parent/guardian who must be prepared to stay for the entire day at TR2.

Auditionees must bring plenty of food and drink with them as there will be limited refreshment facilities available at TR2.

Robin Hood runs at the Theatre Royal Plymouth from Friday 20 December 2013 to Saturday 25 January 2014, and tickets can be purchased from the Theatre Royal Box Office in person, by phone 01752 267 222 or online at

TR2 address: TR2, 12 Neptune Park, Cattedown, Plymouth PL4 0SJ. Directions are available on the Theatre Royal website.

For further information on the pantomime babes auditions, please contact the Theatre Royal Plymouth’s Creative Learning team on 01752 230379.

Good luck!

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