Cast Sign On 2022

Come and join our 60th anniversary cast

We are calling on all those members of Blackpool Scouts and Guides to be part of the 60th Anniversary of Blackpool Gang Show to sign on and take part.

What is Blackpool Gang Show? It is a variety show put on by the Scouts & Guides from Blackpool from 6 years upwards. It is held at the iconic Grand Theatre in the town centre. It is a chance for the cast to perform on a professional stage singing, dancing and acting. 

This year the production team have worked hard to put a show together ready for the show week at the Grand Theatre on 26th to 29th October.

What do I do? We hear you call… well it is dead easy,  click on the sign on button below,  complete all the questions including the consent authorisations. Then a few days later we’ll get in touch with more details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Whether you’re completely new to Gang Show or have been with us since you were 6 years old, joining is a great way to meet new people, build confidence and perform on a professional stage. We all have questions sometimes, so here’s our 2022 Sign On FAQs.

If your question hasn’t been answered then please contact us.

To Sign On for the 2022 Blackpool Gang Show, visit this link and fill in the form (open from 8th March to 5th April). 

Yes, there is a £10 registration fee to be paid and you may have to pay for or supply a few costume items. Details will be given when finalised and also there is more info in the cast handbook.

The registration fee should be paid by faster bank payment direct to Blackpool Gang Show. Account details. Account number: 00013167 / Sort Code: 40-52-40  /  Reference: initial. surname (e.g. R. Smith).

The first rehearsal will take place on Tuesday 12th April. Rehearsals will be every Tuesday until 16th July then there will be a summer break with rehearsals restarting on Sunday 4th September and then on Sundays and Tuesdays until the show.

In addition to the scheduled rehearsals, songs and routine videos will be added to the cast area on the website for you to watch, listen and practice to.

Yes, we will be auditioning for all appropriate parts in the show. These will be done through observations at rehearsals as well as specific auditions.

Yes, there will. We plan to produce a schedule of what we will be rehearsing, please check Online Scout Manager (OSM), our website, Facebook Group and your emails for full details.

Please Note: Access to OSM will be emailed to you.

Yes, we are performing at the Grand Theatre.

The show will be costumed as normal via our extensive wardrobe department. We may ask, as in previous years, for you to provide some aspects of your costumes.

No, we don’t require you to send us any measurements for costumes. We don’t want any discrepancies between measurements so Lesley and the wardrobe team will be conducting measurements at wardrobe appointments during the first few rehearsals.

Yes, we have the music recorded by Cath (Musical Director) and this will become available on the Cast Area of the website.

Yes. Once you have signed on, please send a head and shoulders photograph of yourself (no filters, no stickers etc.) to our Director, Darrell via email director@blackpoolgangshow.org.uk.

Yes, you will at the first rehearsal. You will also be able to download it from the Cast Area on the website.

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Yes you do, you will need the full uniform appropriate to the section you are in, including uniform trousers and a belt. Any questions please ask.

Sign On Now!

Click on the button button below to sign on for the show. Complete all the information and we’ll be in touch within a few days with more information.

Join the Group

If you are a cast member or parent for the 2022 show, please make sure you join the Facebook group called ‘Blackpool Gang Show Cast 2022‘ for latest news and updates regarding rehearsals, the show and much more. Our main communication will be through email.