Could You Be One of Our Extra Emmas?

Headlong are looking for 3 women per touring area over the age of 18 to be extra ‘Emma’s’ in our autumn tour of People, Places & Things. As well as performing on stage as part of this Olivier Award winning production, the successful Emma’s will experience how we put on a show here at HOME. Those chosen must live locally to each venue.

What we’re looking for:
White actress, slim build, 20 – 35 years, approx. 5’6 – 5’7 in height.

2017 Tour dates:
w/c 18 September – 7 October HOME Manchester

What would be required?
There will be casting sessions held in Manchester, Oxford, Bristol, Southampton and Cambridge. Dates to be confirmed, castings will take place in the week commencing the 24 July 2017 and week commencing the 31 July 2017. Movement Director Polly Bennett and other members of the creative team will run the session to give you an insight into what is involved in being one of our Emmas. There will be a payment for participating in the production.

When will I be needed?
 One rehearsal in London in August or one rehearsal in Manchester w/c 18 September TBC
*Actresses will need to cover Manchester and Liverpool dates inclusively.*
HOME Manchester:
Week commencing 18 September through to 7 October 2017.
Performances run from Friday 22 September to 7 October at 19:30 and matinees on 30 September, 4 & 7 October. No performances on Sunday.
Liverpool Playhouse:
Week commencing 13 November to 18 November 2017.
Performances Tuesday –Saturday evenings and Thursday & Saturday matinees.
Where do I have to get to?
Regional audition venues will be confirmed directly to those selected.
If you are interested in being considered please complete our registration form and send it along with a recent photograph to