SHREWSBURY CHRISTMAS FILM
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
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
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
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
Cast Required: Olivia Howard, Patrick Davies
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
Costume: Listed below
THURSDAY 28TH OCTOBER:
Scenes: Street scenes and Parade
Location: Shrewsbury Square, the library and surrounding locations
Cast Required: Olivia Howard, Patrick Davies, Glenn David Phillips, Lulu Reynolds, Friends mother (TBC), and ALL PARADE / STREET PERFORMERS
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!
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.