Coraline Musical Holds Open Casting Call for Young Actors

Leeds Playhouse has announced an open casting call for the upcoming world premiere of Coraline – A Musical. The production is looking for young actors to take on the titular role in this highly anticipated show.

Candidates must be between the ages of nine and 13 at the time of the audition and reside within a one-hour commute from Leeds or Manchester. The deadline for online registration is set for 30 June 2024. Interested applicants will need to submit a self-tape for the initial round, with shortlisted individuals being contacted for recalls in September.

The artistic director of Leeds Playhouse, James Brining, expressed his excitement for the project, stating that Coraline is a courageous and curious character who will inspire audiences of all ages. The musical, based on Neil Gaiman’s acclaimed novel, promises to take viewers on a darkly imaginative journey filled with mystery and intrigue.

The production team is committed to inclusivity and encourages young people from all backgrounds to audition, regardless of previous experience. Coraline – A Musical is set to debut at Leeds Playhouse before touring to Manchester, Birmingham, and Edinburgh in 2025.

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