SHREWSBURY CHRISTMAS FILM 

2021

 

CAST LIST:

 

Girl: Oliva Howard

Drummer Boy: Patrick Davies

Girls friend: Lulu Reynolds

Busker: Glenn David Phillips

Old Man: Neil Child

Father: Karl Thompson

Mother: Sally Ann Powell

 

Restaurant family: Jo Lewis, Evie Lewis, Toby Lewis, Martin Lewis, Abi Oni, Victoria Oni, Olivia Oni and Yinka Oni

Parade spectators and crowd scenes: (No longer filming on Monday 25th - this date has been moved to Thursday 28th October. See below)

Choir in the Shire 

Brass Band

Charlie Adlard

Mike Houghton

Becky Houghton

Isaac Houghton

Aled Houghton

Maggie Houghton

Indianna Valentine

Freya Breeze

Lola Chall

Emily Matthews

Ross Wigley

James Archer

Will Monek

Issy Ellis

Elijah McAree

Ed Bennell

Creative team:

Helpers:

Volunteers:

Filming dates:
Incomplete information will be updated by 16th October

SUNDAY 17TH OCTOBER:

Scenes: Shop scene and restaurant scene

Location: Write here (shoot 1) and La Pero (shoot 2)

Cast Required: Olivia Howard, Patrick Davies Lulu Reynolds, Neil Child, Jo Lewis, Evie Lewis, Toby Lewis, Martin Lewis, Abi Oni, Victoria Oni, Olivia Oni, Yinka Oni

Times: 

11.00am - Call time for all Oliva Howard, Patrick Davies and Lulu Reynolds. Meet at 'Write here'.

11.30am - 1.00pm - Filming

2.00pm - 3.00pm - Lunch break

 

4.00pm - Call time for Restaurant scene (meet at la perro restaurant at the top of grope lane) : Neil Child, Jo Lewis, Evie Lewis, Toby Lewis, Martin Lewis, Abi Oni, Victoria Oni, Olivia Oni, Yinka Oni

4.30pm - 6.00pm - Filming Restaurant scene

Costume: 

Restaurant scene actors: We know it's only October but please wear festive attire. Think 'family Christmas dinner party' Christmas. Festive hats, jumpers are encouraged!

TUESDAY 26TH OCTOBER:

Scenes: Attic scenes

Location: Oswestry 

Cast Required: Olivia Howard, Patrick Davies

Times: TBC

Costume: Listed below

WEDNESDAY 27TH OCTOBER:

Scenes: Family moving day

Location: Family house / Welsh Bridge

Cast Required: Olivia Howard, Karl Thompson and Sally Anne Powell

Times: TBC

Costume: Listed below

THURSDAY 28TH OCTOBER:

Scenes: Street scenes and Parade

Location: Shrewsbury Square, the library and surrounding locations

Required:

Cast Required: Olivia Howard, Patrick Davies, Glenn David Phillips, Lulu Reynolds, Friends mother (TBC), and ALL PARADE / STREET PERFORMERS

Times: TBC

 

Costumes:

 

Girl - 

 

Drummer boy - black trousers, black shoes, White shirt and Jacket

 

Girls friend - 

 

Busker (Glenn David Phillips) - 

Parade and street performers - we know it's only October but please wear winter attire! Think Christmas shopping / the Christmas light switch on vibes. Scarves, gloves, festive jumpers and hats are encouraged!

 

Parents - 
 

FILM RELEASE:

The finished product is expected to premier during the Shrewsbury Christmas light switch on in November!

A note on casting from Get Your Wigle On and Painted Life:

We champion diversity in all forms within casting decisions and we are dedicated to creating a safe and supportive audition environment where actors are empowered to do their best work.

We are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for all actors regardless of ethnicity, race, gender, sexuality, age, physical ability, faith or economic background. We understand the importance of visibility and representation on film and we want to reflect the diversity of the population in our work.

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