Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End production of School of Rock – The Musical will hold open auditions.
Entrants will have the opportunity to join the band as part of the cast of kids in the hit musical currently playing at the New London Theatre.
Open auditions will take place on Tuesday, May 23 and Thursday, May 25 in London and again on Monday, November 20 and Wednesday, November 22, with additional dates in Cardiff, Sheffield, Birmingham and Liverpool.
Based on the iconic hit movie and with a rocking new score by Andrew Lloyd Webber, School of Rock – The Musical follows slacker and wannabe rock star Dewey Finn turn a class of straight-A ten-year-old students into an ear popping, riff scorching, all conquering rock band.
Dewey poses as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school to make ends meet, and when he discovers his fifth graders’ musical talents, he enlists his class to form a rock group and conquer the Battle of the Bands. As Dewey falls for the beautiful headmistress, can he and his students keep this special assignment secret as they learn to fully embrace the power of rock?
School of Rock features music from the movie, as well as new music written by Andrew Lloyd Webber with lyrics by Glenn Slater and a book by Julian Fellowes.
The production was winner of the 2017 Whatsonstage Best New Musical Award and is nominated for three Olivier awards this year.
School of Rock — The Musical is produced in the West End by Andrew Lloyd Webber for The Really Useful Group and Warner Music Group & Access Industries with Madeleine Lloyd Webber as Executive Producer.
To register your interest visit schoolofrockthemusical.co.uk/opencall
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