How would you like to take part in the worlds biggest arts festival! Edinburgh Little Theatre would like to offer the opportunity for you to take part in there Edinburgh Festival Fringe Show “Hairspray”. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe takes place in Edinburgh, Scotland from August 2nd - 25th 2019. This is the 3rd biggest ticketed event in the world, with over 55000 performers and over 3500 Show over the 24 day event, and gives our american cast the opportunity to showcase their talents to the world.


Our Multi-theatre venue is in the heart of the Festival in Edinburgh’s historic New Town near to Edinburgh Castle. Last year, Our venue showcased the critically acclaimed Bare the pop opera and All shook up to sold out crowds. After our highly successful programme last year we will be showcasing 14 shows in our venue this Fringe.


We are currently looking for talented singers, dancers and performers to bring Hairspray!, this award winning show to life. Auditions will take place at the renowned Ripley-Grier Studios, 939 8th Avenue New York, NY 10018-4177 in the centre of New York Theatre Land on Friday 29th of February 2019.


You will need to fill out our application form here. Please prepare an appropriate song and monologue for the production auditions.You will be performing in 12 out of the 24 performances, which will allow you time to experience the excitement of the fringe and Scotland first hand.


Included in our package is; Return flights from New York, Flights from New York are leaving July 30th to Edinburgh and  flying back 27th of August, 4 weeks accommodation at Queen Margaret University, breakfast, Travel card, Venue and fringe accreditation, Show hoodie and T-shirt as well as Transport to and from Edinburgh airport. Rehearsals in New York (dates and location tbc) dedicated Musical Director and choreographer and director in New York.


The cost for this unique experience is $3999 Applicants are required to be over 18 at time of travel and will be responsible for their own travel insurance.


Please send video audition along with your application. We look forward to hearing from you in the near future.

Good Luck with your audition

ELT. Production Team