Quest is on to find talented young performers

The Quest
The Quest

ANY aspiring local students or pupils aged between 16 and 20 who dream of treading the boards are being given an incredible opportunity this summer.

New Vic Productions, in association with Eastbourne Theatres, is looking for talented local youngsters to get involved with an exciting theatrical project.

Casting will be starting shortly for a new production of an award winning musical play The Quest, which comes to the Winter Garden from August 30-September 7. This new production of Richard Crane’s play will be performed by a cast of local students and school pupils, readers are encouraged to get in touch if they are interested in being part of this production. Applicants need to be aware that rehearsals will be taking place over the summer at the Winter Garden and they will be required to be available during these times in addition to the production dates.

Based on the legend of King Arthur, The Quest is produced in recognition of the Cultural Olympiad 2012, and is supported by the Arts Council and lottery funding. If you want to find out more, call the theatres secretary on 415500. To book tickets, which cost £12.50, call 412000.