Casting & Auditions

Stay tuned!

This page will be updated when the next auditions are open for registration.

In the meantime, please feel free to purchase to our next production, to enjoy the show and see what it’s all about.

Casting & Auditions

Be seen on the stage and screen

Ready to make your debut in film, TV or theatre? Using our valuable contacts in the television, theatre and music industry, Theatre Bugs has found work for hundreds of our enthusiastic young performers!

Many talented Theatre Bugs students of all ages (from a newborn baby and to a ‘Theatre Bugs’ Dad) have gained work through us in TV, film, catalogues and stage musicals/plays.


Stay tuned!

This page will be updated when the next auditions are open for registration.

About the Show

We are heading somewhere over the rainbow with our 2024 Adelaide Fringe production of The Wizard of Oz.

Following on from our critically acclaimed 2023 production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, we are thrilled to share the news that tickets are now on sale.

This beloved tale, in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home, has entertained audiences for generations.

Includes the songs “Over The Rainbow,” “Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead”, “If I Only Had A Brain/A Heart/The Nerve,” “We’re Off To See The Wizard (Follow The Yellow Brick Road),” and “The Jitterbug”.

Adelaide Theatre Academy & Theatre Bugs is the largest performing arts school in South Australia. They perform their critically acclaimed and multiple award nominated Adelaide Fringe productions at the magnificent Norwood Concert Hall. Past productions include: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Mary Poppins, Peter Pan, & Oliver; often sold out to wildy cheering audiences. We recommend you book quickly!

AUDITIONS : Friday 20th August to Sunday 22nd August 2021

Click below to find everything you need to know about the production, and how to book an audition

Some Examples

“Behind The News” – ABC television

Gilbert & Sullivan’s production of “Oliver!”

Leading role of “Steph” in SA Film Corporation film “Touch”

Adelaide Fringe performances “The Teddy Bears Picnic”

Fringe Flash Mobs

Music video- “Royal Baby” by Peter Combe

ASIC Moneysmart video

Stateswim video

‘Theatre Bugs’ television commercial

Music video- “Desert” by Messrs

Music video- “Caravan” by Domino

Music video- “Dark Sunglasses’ by She Said You

Award winning short film by Nima Nibalirad, “Belzhik & Beta”“Something On Saturday” at the Playhouse, Festival Centre

Roaming characters for “Gardening Expo” and “Australia Day Celebrations”

Something on Saturday- “Snow White” performance at Her Majesty’s Theatre

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at the Adelaide Festival Centre

“McLeod’s Daughters” – Channel 9

“The Fairies” – Channel 7

Elder Park Carols By Candlelight

“Here’s Humphrey” – Channel 9

“Fifi and The Flowertots” performances at the Royal Adelaide Show

Peter Combe Concerts

“Dairy Day” stage performances at the Royal Adelaide Show

Stage performance at the “Stirling Street Carnival”

Adelaide Bank television commercial

“McCains Superfries” television commercial

Harris Scarfes catalogues (modeling)

Country Bumpkin magazine (modeling)

Award winning short films such as “Fritz Get’s Rich”

Peter Combe Fairytales CD cover (character modeling)

Promotional photographs for “Miss Saigon”

“Chemplus” television commercials“

“Chemplus” promotion DVD

Every child shines at Theatre Bugs!