Chorus Auditions

For Hansel & Gretel The Pantomime

Calling all budding, young performers in East Lothian. Our professional pantomime, will return live to The Brunton’s stage in Musselburgh this year! The production team are now holding auditions for the chorus of local performers to support the professional cast.

Each year a chorus of local performers support The Brunton’s professional pantomime cast. Working in rotation, these groups play a crucial role in the much loved show. Those eligible to audition will be in school years P4 – S4, below 16 years old, resident in East Lothian and able to sing, dance and act.

Auditions take place on Saturday 18 September, 10.30am – 12.30pm at The Brunton in Musselburgh. Audition slots must be booked by email no later than Wednesday 15 September. Emails should be sent to, detailing participant’s name, DOB, address, phone number and school attended. 

Successful performers must commit to all rehearsals. These will take place on a Monday and Friday from 24 September and on 18 -20 October during school holidays, full schedule to be confirmed on confirmation of audition slot, also dress rehearsal dates from w/c 9 and 16 November and show dates from 23 November 2021 – 31 December.

The Brunton’s annual pantomime is a much loved festive extravaganza. Joining the chorus is a fantastic experience and a wonderful opportunity to take part in a professional production.