Community Cast Open Auditions

Whether you’re an actor, singer, dancer, or musician – Theatr Clwyd needs you for…

Hansel & Gretel: Fairytale Detectives

A Theatr Clwyd and Paperfinch Theatre Production
Adapted and Directed by Joe Bunce

Hansel & Gretel: Fairytale Detectives is an immersive, interactive production, taking place across the studios, workshops, and backstage areas of Theatr Clwyd. You’ll be working alongside Paperfinch Theatre, the same team that brought you The Nutcracker and The Snow Queen, to create a new detective mystery full of twists and turns.

  • Do you want to join our team?
  • Are you aged 16+?
  • Then come along to one of our open audition days!
  • No experience necessary, but enthusiasm required!

Read our Community Cast Sheet (Open Auditions), which gives more information about the show and the characters and provides all rehearsal dates and performance times to make sure you are able to commit. Then check out the audition dates and get in touch!


Please send an email to by Monday 1 October to register your attendance at one of the below audition sessions at Theatr Clwyd. In the email please specify which date you’d like to attend.

Wednesday 3 October 2018, 6pm – 9.30pm

Friday 5 October 2018, 6pm – 9.30pm

Saturday 6 October 2018, 1pm – 4.30pm

Please note you must be aged 16 or older to be a part of the community cast.
You don’t have to prepare anything: just wear some comfortable clothes and bring some water and a packed lunch/dinner! There will be a half-hour break in the session. We will also be asking people to detail their availability throughout the production period: please check these in advance or bring your diaries.