Capital E Live, National Theatre for Children is holding auditions for professional adult actors for roles in their 2019 national touring production Mr McGee and the Biting Flea for audience aged 2-7 years old:

Energetic performers with a strong singing voice are needed. Ability to play guitar/ukulele is a bonus.

Soprano range is G3 – Bflat5 (or G below middle C to B flat below High C)

Tenor range is B2 – A4 male or female (female can either sing at tenor range or up the octave)

Baritone range is A2 – F4

Auditions held: Wellington – Sunday, 25th November 2018.
Closing date to apply: Friday 2nd November 2018.


  1. Email your CV, including your singing range & a head shot to:
    Sonia – [email protected] by Friday 2nd November 2018.
  2. A shortlist will be made for those selected to audition & you will be notified either way.
  3. If successful in making the shortlist you will need to be available to attend a 30 minute audition & an afternoon call back audition on Sunday, 25th November 2018. Auditions are held in Wellington only.

Capital E is a dynamic company that engages with children as creative producers through encounters that ignite and fuel their creativity, Capital E Live creates and presents quality theatrical experiences for young audiences, their families and their communities.

We have been touring New Zealand annually for over 20 years with a programme of productions tailored for 2-7 and 8-14 year olds. Our mission is to give every young New Zealander the opportunity to experience the very best in professional performance, through work that speaks of Aotearoa and our place in the world.