CURRENT AUDITIONS

We are incredibly excited to announce our upcoming auditions for...

Twelfth Night - Summer Shakespeare 2021

&

The Sound of Music - Mid Winter Musical 2021

When? Saturday 26th & 27th September

Where? KTC Studio, 17 Sammaree Place, Kerikeri

Time? 10am - 12pm both days

You will have the opportunity to show off your stuff, and be cast in either one or BOTH of these shows!

You only need to come to one audition date, so pick the day that suits you best.

Click here for our Audition Pack!

NB, on listing this audition notice, we are currently at Level 2 Covid-19 restrictions and will require you to sign in to our contact tracing register and request 1metre spacing between groups of visitors. We will also ensure our studio is sanitised each day between auditions to help stop the spread. 

NB2, we are working in contingencies to both productions in the case of any more severe restrictions due to Covid-19 and will do our best to work with the restrictions as they are presented to us. We request flexibility, patience and kindness as we work to the volatile nature of the current times. 

Twelfth Night - Summer Shakespeare 2021

Round 3 of our Summer Shakespeare at Kainui Vineyard,

off the back of a hugely successful Romeo and Juliet in

2020 and A Midsummer Night's Dream in 2019.

Twelfth Night is a romantic comedy, believed to have

been written by the bard around 1601 as entertainment

for the close of the Christmas season. The play centres

on the twins, Viola and Sebastian, who are separated

in a shipwreck. Viola disguises herself as a young man

(Cesario) and finds work with Duke Orsino, who is in love

with the beautiful Countess Olivia. When Olivia meets

Cesario she falls in love with him, not realising he is a

young woman. Confusion ensues.

Mistaken identity is only one aspect of the play. It is used in several situations with an array of entertaining characters, along with music and riotous celebrations that go with the season. It is quite a romp!

The first recorded performance of Twelfth Night was on 2nd Feb 1602 and here it is, after 419 years, alive and thriving in Kerikeri.

Performing February 2021

Audition packs available for download here. 

The Sound of Music - Mid Winter Musical 2021

After much anticipation for another KTC musical theatre

showcase, we bring to you the much loved classic,

Rodgers and Hammersteins, The Sound of Music!

Set in Austria in the late 1930s, amidst the confusion

and disruption of the impending Anschluss, The Sound

of Music tells the story of Maria, who takes a job as

governess to a large family while she is trying to decide

whether to become a nun. She falls in love with the

seven children and eventually their widowed father,
Captain von Trapp. He is ordered to accept a

commission in the German navy, but he opposes the

Nazis. He and Maria work out a plan to flee Austria

with the children.

We never tire of hearing and singing the songs from The Sound of Music, and want to share our enjoyment of this heart-warming story with Kerikeri. Many aspects of it resonate with our times.

Performing at The Turner Centre 7th - 11th July 2021

Audition packs available for download here.

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