Do you or someone you know have the fabulosity to take on the leading role of Lola/Simon in our upcoming production!? Festival Players Cambridge seeks a black, male, triple-threat to play “Lola/Simon from Clacton” in their amateur production of Kinky Boots at the ADC Theatre Cambridge (June 2022).

The character brief in the lib describes Lola/Simon as “a prize fighter’s physique draped in satin” and “a heterosexual cross-dresser with a killer voice and winning ways.” Playing age 30-40 years. In good physical condition. Soul-style voice to sing club and ballad-style numbers, vocal range baritone/tenor.

If you’re interested in auditioning for this part (audition dates tbc) please email Including a brief performing CV would be useful, but only for information purposes. All who apply will be invited to audition, regardless of experience.

Casting calls for all other parts will be made at a later date, stay tuned to find out when!