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STERTS 2018 Season

Children and Teenager Open Auditions 

Open to children (and teenagers!) seven years and over by the audition date. The auditions will be held at Sterts Studio Space on Saturday 3rd February 10.00-12.00

Songs (click on song title to get music)
All children will sing an extract of Food Glorious Food and I'd Do Anything

Children’s Principal Roles 

Any of the ensemble selected to audition for principal roles (Oliver, Artful Dodger, Charley Bates, Bet, Noah Claypole and Charlotte Sowerberry) will be asked to return for recall auditions in the afternoon of the same day from 13.00-17.00

Characters click on name to get audition material, if applicable, and here you'll find audition times.

Oliver Twist- Oliver is an orphan born in a workhouse. Though treated with cruelty and surrounded by coarseness for most of his life, he is a pious, innocent child. 
Time: 14.00-17.00

The Artful Dodger - the cleverest of Fagin's pickpockets, he introduces Fagin to Oliver. He is cunning, quick-witted and streetwise. He has a close relationship with Nancy.
Time: 14.00-16.00
 
Charley Bates - One of Fagin’s pickpockets. Charley is ready to laugh at anything. (No audition text, but see song below)
Time: 14.00 - 16.00

Noah Claypole- A charity boy and Mr. Sowerberry’s apprentice. Noah is an overgrown, cowardly bully who mistreats Oliver. Non singing role 
Time|: 16.00-17.00

Charlotte - The Sowerberrys’ maid. Charlotte becomes romantically involved with Noah Claypole and follows him about slavishly. Non singing role
Time: 16.00-17.00

Bet -  One of Fagin’s former child pickpockets, now a prostitute. (No audition text but see song below)
Time: 13.00-14.00

Audition Songs 
Click on song title to get music

All children called back for the role of Oliver will sing WHERE IS LOVE

All children called back for the role of the Artful Dodger and Charley Bates will sing CONSIDER YOURSELF

All Children called back for Bet will sing I'D DO ANYTHING (YouTube)

Parents are welcome to wait in the conservatory or Sterts Cafe during the auditions. There will be a 'Welcome to Sterts' Talk at 10.30am If you have any questions before the auditions please contact: 
stertsfestivaldirector@gmail.com