Parkes Musical & Dramatic Society

Little Theatre - Big Entertainment



Please note, you need to email a request for allocation of an audition timeslot (this is the ensure time-slots are not over-filled) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please nominate three choices in order of preference.


Thursday 30th May: 6.00pm, 7.00pm, 8.00pm

Saturday 1st June: 9.00am, 10.00am, 11.00am, 12.00pm, 1.00pm.


If you are auditioning for a lead role, please note below what song you should prepare and sing at auditions. Anyone auditioning for a lead should also be familiar with One day more.

Valjean: Bring him home

Javert: Stars

Fantine: I dreamed a dream

Eponine: On my own

Cosette: In my life

Madam/Thenadier: Master of the House

Marius: Empty Chairs and Empty Tables

Enroljas: Do you hear the people sing?

Little Cosette: Castle on a cloud

Male/female ensemble: Do you hear the people sing




Rehearsals commence Wednesday 19th June and will be Wednesday evenings 6.30 – 10.00pm and Sunday afternoons 12.30 to 5.30pm (cast will not be required for all of these days/times but should have these days/times available over the rehearsal period).

Show season runs 13th September to 6th October (includes the October long weekend).



WHERE - The Little Theatre, Cnr Bogan & Dalton Streets Parkes.


MEMBERSHIP - Please note if you are cast in this production, you will be required to become a member of the Society and provide a Working with Children clearance (if over 18 years of age). A production fee of $60.00 will be payable for each cast member (in addition to membership) which covers production shirt, program and cast social functions.


Previous Productions

The Society has been busy over the past few years, staging many popular productions.


Motherhood the Musical

9 to 5


Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - Directed by Lyn Townsend & Neil Westcott


Rock of Ages - Directed by Greg Ballantyne and Angie Fanello
Footloose - Directed by Lyn Townsend, Neil Westcott, Gracie Townsend & Greg Ballantyne


High School Musical - Directed by Greg Ballantyne
Hairspray - Directed by Lyn Townsend & Neil Westcott


PACC 2014 - Directed by Brittni Carrol and Lucinda Auld
Pirates of Penzance - Directed by Belinda McGrath, Christa Radley & Neil Westcott.
Steel Magnolias - Directed by Lyn Townsend.
Australia Day Concert - Directed by Belinda McGrath.


A Very Theatre Christmas - Coordinated by Lyn Townsend, Gail Smith, Shyamini Naidu and Gracie Townsend.
The Sound of Music - Directed by Lyn Townsend and Neil Wescott
Nunsense! - Directed by Belinda McGrath
Raise the Roof Charity Concert - Directed by Lyn Townsend and Neil Westcott
Downtown the Mod Musical (at Elvis) - Directed by Christa Radley, Christy Green and Shevaun Brown


PACC - The Circle of Life - Directed by Lyn Townsend
See How they Run - Directed by Betty Stroud
Downtown The Mod Musical - Directed by Christa Radley, Shevaun Brown and Christie Green


Parkes Annual Charity Concert (PACC) - Directed by Belinda McGrath
The Wizard of Oz - Directed by Lyn Townsend, Neil Westcott and Christie Green
Singin' in the Rain - Directed by Greg Ballantyne - Photo Gallery | Official Programme
2011 Australia Day Concert - Directed by Belinda McGrath


Love's a Luxury - Directed by Betty Stroud
Parkes Annual Charity Concert (PACC) - Photo Gallery | Official Programme
Grease - Directed by Belinda McGrath and Lyn Townsend -  Photo Gallery  |  Official Programme


Australia Day Concert Series - Directed by Belinda McGrath
Oliver - Directed by Lyn Townsend & Neil Westcott
PACC 2009 - Directed by Belinda McGrath
Beauty & The Beast - Directed by Greg Ballantyne & Angie Fanello
Carols in the Theatre - Directed by Greg Ballantyne & Lyn Townsend


The Wedding Singer - Directed by Greg Ballantyne
Seussical the Musical - Directed by Brian Schmaulkuche, Neil Westcott, Lyn Townsend & Belinda McGrath
PACC 2008 - Directed by Lyn Townsend & Belinda McGrath


Joseph & His Amazing Technicoloured Dreamcoat - Directed by Lyn Townsend & Neil Westcott


Annie - Directed by Lyn Townsend
Groovy Moves - Directed by Greg Ballantyne
The Underpants - Directed by Sarah Hitchick


Post Horn Gallop - Directed by Brian Schmalkuche
Footloose - Directed by Brian Schmalkuche & Nixson Eduard
Cinderella - Directed by Patsy Hill

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