RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET
A Rock n’ Roll Masterpiece
Meet the Directors
- Directed By Clem & Shelly Halpin
- Musical Director Paul Belsham
- Choreographer Jamie Sheehan
For Audition Kits, a little more info, a drink and a chat with us come along ….Sat 27th Feb 4pm, to the Theatre at 24 Swift St Ballina
Fasten your seatbelts, return your tray tables to the upright position and prepare to blast off for a Rock and Roll extravaganza!
In this crazy-quilt starship, helmed by Captain Tempest, makes an emergency landing on the uncharted planet D’illyria. In residence is Mad Science Doctor Prospero who was banished into hyperspace with his infant daughter Miranda.
Featuring rock-and roll hits of the 50s and 60s.
(“Great Ball of Fire”
“Shake Rattle and Roll”)
many many more.
Audition Requirements, Must book in! Please contact Clem at
IF YOU ARE COMING IN FOR A LEAD ROLE or CHORUS please bring in a backing track.
IF YOU ARE COMING IN FOR THE CHORUS- please be dressed to move! Dancers who do not sing will be considered. Singers who do not dance will be considered. Singers come in with a song -dancers come in with the moves from the 50s/60s.
Captain Tempest– A captain’s captain. Square jaw, rocking voice. Think… Tenor/Baritone, Audition song- “It’s A Man’s World”
Dr. Prospero– Scientist who has been marooned on the planet D’illyria. Is he a mad scientist, or is he just being driven crazy by his teenage daughter? Baritone, Audition song- “ Please Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood”.
Miranda–Prospero’s daughter; a teenager discovering men for the first time-‘nuff said. Alto/Soprano, Audition song- ‘Teenager in Love’
Arial– Male Robot loyal to Dr. Prospero. Must use roller skates whole show. Tenor/Baritone, Audition song “ Who’s Sorry Now”
Science Officer-Gloria– a woman with history with Dr. Prospero
(spoiler alert- she’s his wife and Miranda’s mum) Alto/Soprano Audition song -“It’s a Mans World”
Navigation Officer– male or female, who knows where he or she is going.-Audition Song “Pretty Woman”
Cookie–The ship’s cook a hopeless romantic. A keyboard player, or guitarist, a plus, killer air guitarist a must. Baritone-Audition Song “She’s Not There”
Bosun Arras– the ship’s bosun (look it up) Tenor/Baritone-Audition Song “Pretty Woman”
The Crew– (Chorus/Ensemble) (male & female) comprised of ensigns/Petty Officers, etc. How many on the CREW has yet to be determined. Sing Back-Up for almost all songs.
Audition songs,,,,,,,Male: “Pretty Woman” Female: “ Teenager In Love”
Audition Date 1pm on Sat 12th March
For More Info: email firstname.lastname@example.org