Julian Light Operatic Society

Light Opera in Ealing for the enjoyment of all.

JLOS Auditions

We hold open auditions for our main show of the year normaly in May or June. Both company members and non-members are invited to try for principal parts by singing and acting pre-arranged pieces of the show to be performed.The selecting panel comprises the director, musical director and a member of the company. Our usual accompanist Jan Cunningham provides musical backing.

Auditions are publicised on social media at least one month before, and audition pieces are announced at least 2 weeks before.

Princess Ida 2016 Sacharissa in Ida 16 Hilarian in Ida 16

Joining the Group

Successful candidates who are not members of the group will be invited to join, and hopefully will stay for future productions. A reduced subscription of £13/month will be payable up to the first show.

Come and Audition

If you would like to audition for our next main show, to take place in October 2023, please come back to this page where details will be announced nearer the time (May/June 23). Please let us know your intentions by clicking here.

Mikado 22

Auditions for this show took place on Wednesday 1st June 2022 at our normal rehearsal venue at 7.45pm.

Chorus in Ida 16

All parts were cast by company members.


The Mikado - Peter Swallow

Nanki-Poo - Tom Dalton

Ko-Ko - Katie Paterson

Pooh-Bah - Jeremy Lowe

Pish-Tush - Alan Whitworth

Yum-Yum - Steph Laishley

Pitti-Sing - Catherine Bench

Peep-Bo - Debbie Lee

Katisha - Sunita Dugal