Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre to host free auditions for young performers this weekend

Renowned talent management and theatre training programme, Stagebox, is on the hunt for the region's rising stars.
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Stagebox will host free auditions at the Festival Theatre on Saturday, July 17.

A lucky few will be selected to attend an award-winning performance training programme in Edinburgh during the school holidays.

Stagebox young talent performing in Edinburgh.Stagebox young talent performing in Edinburgh.
Stagebox young talent performing in Edinburgh.
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Youngsters will also benefit from the talent management at Stagebox which has helped propel several young Scots into the limelight.

Stagebox recently helped Abby Wallace from Edinburgh land a prime role in the brand-new BBC comedy series, Dinosaur, as Young Nina.

The in-person weekend auditions are free of charge to ensure everyone has a chance to shine.

Kirsti Bagger, head agent at Stagebox, said: “We have completely removed Stagebox audition fees this year as we’re passionate about accessibility and inclusivity.

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“Whether you’ve got plenty of experience or are a complete newcomer, anyone can audition to become a part of Stagebox – we’re simply looking for passion, ambition and star quality.”

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