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WOW!'s 2020 show will be Legally Blonde which will run from 17-22 February 2020.

Pre-Auditions

We will be running five pre-audition rehearsals, where potential cast members can get to know a little about the show and the audition process; meet the Director (Nikki Mundell-Poole), Musical Director (Susannah Edom) and Choreographer (Louise Lachance); learn the audition pieces, songs and dances. These will take place on:

  • Sunday 1st September 2019 10:30am-3pm at Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road CM8 2DY
  • Monday 2nd September 2019 7:30-9:30pm at Spring Lodge Community Centre, Witham CM8 2HE
  • Thursday 5th September 7:30-9:30pm at Spring Lodge Community Centre, Witham CM8 2HE
  • Monday 9th September 7:30-9:30pm at Spring Lodge Community Centre, Witham CM8 2HE
  • Thursday 12th September 7:30-9:30pm at Spring Lodge Community Centre, Witham CM8 2HE

Please wear loose fitting clothes and suitable shoes for the pre-audition workshops and bring a pad and pencil with you. You will also need a packed lunch for the Sunday workshop and plenty to drink for all sessions.

The cost of the pre-audition sessions will be £5 for the Sunday session and £3/week for the Monday and/or Thursday sessions. The audition fee will also be £5.

Audition Pieces

We don't yet have all of the audition pieces defined but we do have characterisations.. so you can start thinking about the characters that you might like to audition for.

Click here to review the Legally Blonde Cast List Characterisations

Auditions

Auditions will take place on Sunday 15th September from 11am at Witham Public Hall.

If you are unable to attend the main auditions, and in order to make reasonable adjustments for any potential members with disabilities, there will be early auditions at the end of the pre-audition workshop on Thursday 12th September at 9pm at Spring Lodge.

Membership Fees

The fees for those cast in Legally Blonde will be £80 made up of a membership fee of £40 and a production fee of £40. These will be payable in one or two instalments in September 2019 and January 2020.

Rehearsals

Rehearsals will take place at Spring Lodge on Monday and Thursday evenings from 7:30 to 9:30pm from September 16th until the first week of February 2020. For the second week of February, rehearsals will be on Tuesday and Thursday evenings 7:30pm to 10pm at Witham Pubic Hall. There will also be some Sunday rehearsals which will take place as follows:

  • Sunday 29th September 2019 at Spring Lodge Community Centre, Witham CM8 2HE
  • Sunday 6th October 2019 at Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road CM8 2DY
  • Sunday 17th November 2019 at Spring Lodge Community Centre, Witham CM8 2HE
  • Sunday 1st December 2019 at Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road CM8 2DY
  • Sunday 5th January 2020 at Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road CM8 2DY
  • Sunday 26th January 2020 at Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road CM8 2DY
  • Sunday 9th February 2020 at Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road CM8 2DY

Come Along!

If you are interested in joining WOW! for Legally Blonde, and will be aged between 11 and 21 on show week, please come along to the pre-audition sessions to meet us. Do bear in mind the commitment that you would be making should you be offered a part in the show.

Click here to subscribe to the WOW! mailing list for potential cast members and/or parents to receive email updates about pre-auditions and auditions as well as our workshops and summer schools. Alternatively you can follow WOW! on Twitter @WOW_Witham or like our Facebook page to keep updated.