Cast Information

  • The Nelson Scout Gangshow takes place from Thursday 21 till Saturday 23 July 2022

  • Dress Rehearsal week takes place from Saturday 16 till Tuesday 19 July 2022

  • Auditions will take place as follows

    • Nelson

      • Saturday 12 or Sunday 13 February 2022

      • 1pm till 4pm

      • Enner Glynn Community Hall on Tuckett Place

    • Marlborough

      • Saturday 19 February 2022

      • 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 2022 to be a cast member

  • You are only required to attend one audition timeslot

  • The is a one off $150 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 6 March 2022 

    • 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 2022 if you are accepted into the cast

  • There will be a parent and cast member meeting on Sunday 27 February 2022 from 1pm till 3pm

  • Rehearsals go for 17 weeks starting from Sunday 6 March 2022 from 11am till 4pm each week

  • There are no rehearsals on Easter Sunday 17 April 2022 and Queens Birthday 5 June 2022

  • Camp 1 starts on Friday 18 March at 6:30pm and finishes on Sunday 20 March 2022 at 3pm

  • Camp 1 is about casting for roles

  • Camp 2 starts on Friday 1 July at 6:30pm and finishes on Sunday 3 July 2022 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 tolerate

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

  • All cast will be required to sign a code of conduct

 

  • Any cast member 18 or under will need to have the code of conduct co-signed by a parent or guardian

    • This will be done at the parents meeting on Sunday 27 February

    • If the code of conduct is not co-signed by a parent on Sunday 27 February then the cast member cannot start rehearsals until the process has been completed

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

  • All cast who are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine must be double vaccinated by 6 March 2022

  • 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