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Cast Information

  • The Nelson Scout Gangshow takes place from Thursday 25 till Saturday 27 July 2024

  • Dress Rehearsal week takes place from Saturday 20 till Tuesday 23 July 2024

  • Auditions will take place as follows

    • Nelson

      • Saturday 17or Sunday 18 February 2024

      • 1pm till 4pm

      • Enner Glynn Community Hall on Tuckett Place

    • Marlborough

      • Saturday 10 February 2024

      • 1pm till 4pm

      • Churchward Park Scout Den on Taylor Pass Road

  • Auditions are open to Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Brownies, Guides, Rangers and Leaders

  • Cubs or Brownies are required to be 10.5 years or over as at 1 July 2024 to be a cast member

  • You are only required to attend one audition timeslot

  • The is a one off $200 commitment fee to be a cast member

    • This fee covers camps, rehearsal t-shirt and other incidentals

  • The commitment fee needs to be paid in full or a payment plan in place with the Gangshow Treasurer by Sunday 10 March 2024 

    • Hardship funding is available, refer to the Gangshow Treasurer for further details​

  • The commitment fee is non-refundable if you decide to pull out of the cast unless you can show good reason for the withdrawal

  • A cast member acceptance email will be sent out on the 20 February 2024 if you are accepted into the cast

  • There will be a parent and cast member meeting on Sunday 25 February 2024 from 1pm till 3pm

  • Rehearsals go for 17 weeks starting from Sunday 3 March 2024 from 11am till 4pm each week

  • There are no rehearsals on Easter Sunday 31 March 2024 and Kings Birthday 6 June 2024

  • Camp 1 starts on Friday 8 March at 6:30pm and finishes on Sunday 10 March 2024 at 4pm

  • Camp 1 is about casting for roles

  • Camp 2 starts on Friday 5 July at 6:30pm and finishes on Sunday 7 July 2024 at 4pm

  • Camp 2 is the start of dress rehearsals for show week

  • Both camps are compulsory for the entire weekend

  • All cast will adhere to the Scout / Guide Promise and Law at all times

  • Bad language or behaviour will not be tolerated

    • There will be a single strike warning then you will be asked to leave 

  • Cast over 18 will need to be police vetted and hold a current "Event Helper" or "Leader" warrant through Scouts NZ

  • During the cast member registration process, you will be asked to confirm that you have read and understand the information provided on this page

  • The Directors decision is final

  • If you have any questions regarding any of the information above prior to registering, please use the "CONTACT" page

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