A Gang Show is a theatrical performance by members of Scouts and Guides. The shows are produced with the dual aims of providing a learning opportunity for young people in the performing arts , as well as contributing to the artistic and cultural growth of their local community. Gang Shows will have members of all ages involved, however the on-stage performers are often limited to current Youth Members those being aged under 25 in most cases.
Audition Information for Scouting
The cast is made entirely of members of Scouting and Girlguiding and is supported behind the scenes by many adult volunteers. Being part of the Gang Show is great fun but hard work and a high level of commitment to the show is expected. The Edinburgh Gang Show will take place at the King's Theatre in November and we are looking to assemble a cast of over young people. Being involved in the Gang Show is an excellent opportunity to have fun, make friends, gain confidence, perform in a The cast is made up entirely of young people from South East Scotland Scouts and Girlguiding Edinburgh and is supported by over adult Over young people, supported by over adult volunteers, worked Bringing your section to see the Edinburgh Gang Show is an excellent way to enjoy a quality performance in one of the most loved theatres in the country and by promoting awareness of the show to your young people it may inspire them to become involved in the future The Diamond Jubilee Edinburgh Gang Show is the launch of the 60th year celebrations and these will continue until November As part of the celebrations, we are looking for 'Gang Show Memories.
Applications Now Open for 2020
A Gang Show is a theatrical performance by youth members mostly under 25 years old of Scouts and Guides. Some Gang Shows have leaders of Scouts and Guides on stage too. Leaders, youth members and parents help behind the scenes.
The cast is made entirely of members of Scouting and Girlguiding and is supported behind the scenes by many adult volunteers. Being part of the Gang Show is great fun but hard work and a high level of commitment to the show is expected. Older Brownies and Cubs at the date of the audition may become members of the Main Gang provided they meet the age and membership criteria by the date of the Dress Rehearsal. If successful, further auditions for song, dance and sketches will take place in June with rehearsals commencing for Main Gang in late August. With the exception of a couple of dates, rehearsals will be held every Sunday from then through to show week. Cast members are expected to attend regularly and show a high level of commitment to the show. After the auditions, a rehearsal schedule and a Registration Form to be signed by a Section Leader will be issued to those who have been successful, along with other information. To aid with registration on the day please complete the Audition Form in advance and bring to the audition along with the Activity Information Form. Further information available by e-mailing edingangshow hotmail.