Young performers are being given the chance to showcase their skills in front of thousands at Lord’s this summer.
A competition has been set up to find the best young amateur performers, giving them the opportunity to entertain the Lord’s crowd at a major cricket match in 2014.
The competition is open to under-25 amateur artists, either as individuals or as members of a group, and encompasses every type of performance art, be it stilt-walking, Bollywood dancing or reggae music.
The matches selected for this programme are:
- Saturday 17 May - NatWest T20 Blast Double Header
- Saturday 31 May - England v Sri Lanka Royal London One Day International
- Saturday 14 June - England v Sri Lanka Investec Test Match (Day 3)
- Sunday 22 June - Bicentenary Festival Match
- Saturday 5 July - MCC v Rest of the world
- Thursday 17 to Sunday 20 July - England v India Investec Test Match (Days 1-4)
The closing date for applications is Friday 21 February, with auditions occurring on Monday 3 March and Sunday 9 March.