Auditions for “Jack and the Beanstalk”

Conrad Toft is directing the ECC panto, ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’, at the Auderghem Cultural Centre from 26-28 January 2024. The show offers plenty of roles for singers and non-singers, including some great cameos.

Auditions for the following Principal Roles will take place at The Warehouse Studio Theatre (in the bar room) on Sunday, 4 June (15:00-17:00) and Tuesday, 6 June (19:00-21:30)

  • FAIRY FOXGLOVE A fairy easy character to describe (Female)
  • GIANT Deep, booming voice, must be comfortable with stilts! (Male)
  • SIMPLE SIMON Jack’s best friend. Lots of audience interaction. Singing role. (Male)
  • WIDOW TWANKY The dame. Singing role. (Male)
  • JACK Our protagonist. Lots of audience interaction. Singing role. (Female)
  • BARON HARDUP Boo! Hiss! Could have a song if he has a good voice! (Male)
  • MOULES Our Wallonian wally (Female/Male)
  • FRIETJES Our Flemish fool (Female/Male)
  • GOLDILOCKS Simon’s love interest, who can’t be bovvered. Singing role. (Female)
  • JILL Baron Hardup’s daughter and Jack’s love interest. Singing role. (Female)
  • MILKA A dancing cow (Female/Male – two actors in costume)
  • RED BULL A dancing bull (Female/Male – two actors in costume)
  • MRS McDONALD Scottish. Dancing role. (Female)
  • MR JONES Tom Jones. Singing role. (Male)
  • HARP Irish. Annoying gold harp. (Female/Male)
  • GOLDEN GOOSE Lots of movement. (Female/Male)

Auditions for the chorus will be held separately on 10 September (11:00 – 13:00), also at The Warehouse Studio Theatre (in the bar room).

  • FARMYARD ANIMALS Small children’s chorus.
  • VILLAGERS Older chorus.

If you would like to audition, please complete the online audition form or contact If you cannot make any of those dates, we will do our best to arrange an alternative time.