The West End production of Motown the Musical will hold open auditions for the roles of iconic artists Marvin Gaye and the Young Michael Jackson.
If it is anything like the last open auditions back in July, where over 200 young hopefuls turned up, it is going to be a busy day for Berry Gordy and Charles Randolph-Wright.
Auditions will be held on Saturday 7 November at the Royal Shakespeare Company Rehearsal Rooms (35 Clapham High Street, London, SW4 7TW). Auditions for the role of Marvin Gaye will commence at 10:30am, with registration from 10am. Auditions for the role of Young Michael Jackson will commence at 2pm, with registration from 1:30pm. For further information please visit http://motownthemusical.co.uk/open-auditions-november
With music and lyrics from the legendary Motown catalogue and book by Motown founder Berry Gordy, Charles Randolph-Wright’s production of Motown the Musical tells the story behind the classic hits.
Motown the Musical features a sixteen piece orchestra playing 50 Motown tracks including Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, I’ll Be There, Dancing In The Street, Stop! In The Name Of Love, My Girl and I Heard It through the Grapevine.
London previews begin on 11 February 2016, with press night on 8 March 2016 and is booking until 22 October 2016 at the Shaftesbury Theatre.