AUGUST | 2018




Edinburgh University Footlights is thrilled to be returning to the Edinburgh Fringe, following last year's sell-out success! We're incredibly excited to welcome faces both old and new over the course of audition weekend! 

Please fill out the audition sign up form below!

Please be as flexible as you can and check which times are available on your selected day before submitting preferences. Soon afterwards, you will recieve an email with an offered time slot which you must please confirm by responding to the email as soon as possible.

Female Voices:

‘Raise your glass’- P!NK
‘Without you’- RENT (Official Broadway cast recording)
‘Hit me with your best shot’- Pat Benetar
‘Somebody to love’- We Will Rock You (Official West End cast recording)

Auditions will be held:
Saturday 31st March (11am-8pm)
Sunday 1st April (12pm-8pm)
With Callbacks on Thursday 5th April (5pm- 11pm)

Please read our audition pack below for more information!

All auditions will consist of a vocal/performance part and a movement workshop with our choreographer. Your song will be accompanied by one of our Musical Directors and should be selected from the options below.

Male Voices:

‘I don’t care’ - Fall Out Boy
‘Moving too fast’ - The Last Five Years
‘What’s my age again?’- Blink 182
‘One Song Glory’- RENT (Official Broadway Cast recording)

If you have any questions or queries please feel free to message us on Facebook or email us:

With no previous experience required, Footlights offer the opportunity to develop your singing, acting and dancing skills! Past term-time shows include 'West Side Story’, ‘RENT’, ‘Guys and Dolls’, 'In The Heights’, ‘Urinetown' and 'Fame'. If you’re interested in treading the boards, having your own patch of limelight and a summer to remember, be sure to sign up today!

Sign up now and be part of something extraordinary!

The Production Team

Director & Assistant Choreographer : Maddie Flint
Choreographer : Anna Steen
Co-Musical Director : Samuel Hogarth
Co-Musical Director : Hugh Richardson
Co-Producer : James Hart
Co-Producer : Annabel Reid
Co-Production & Stage Manager : Brodie Smith
Co-Production & Stage Manager : Katie Oliver

Fringe Ad Hoc Committee 2017/18

Team Leader : Andrew Hay
Administrative Assistant : Annabel Reid
Finance Manager : Douglas Stephenson
Events Coordinator : Adam Makepeace
Assistant Fundraising Manager : Mimi Joffroy