The search to find actress to play Whitney Houston begins

By Drum Digital
12 September 2012

Whitney Houston fans will get a chance to relive her greatest musical moments one more time with a musical about her life to take place courtesy of Showtime Australia.

The production company is on the search to find the ultimate Whitney Houston impersonator for her tribute show named “The Greatest Love of All”.

Showtime Australia  known for producing some of the world’s best tribute shows including Queen – It’s a Kinda Magic and Micheal Jackson's HIStory II which will take to stage in October.

Matched with a highly accomplished production company one can only expect fireworks in Whitney Houston's musical. As one of the most accomplished artists in the industry,she holds the Guiness World Book of Records as the most awarded female artist.  Houston has had hits such as Greatest Love of All, I will always love you.She has also starred in movies such as Waiting to Exhale.

The search for Whitney's impersonator will make its way to South Africa in October, prowling for an actress best suited for the role.

If you are able to act and can sing ‘I will always love you’ with no struggle and remarkably so. Apply and you might just have the honour to play one of the greatest singers that the world has seen.


·         Send your   CV,

·         A recent headshot and

·         An audio demo

To: by no later than 1 October.

Artists accepted into the audition will be notified via e-mail with an audition time. They will be required to perform a Whitney song and must bring their own backing CD.

Audition Venues:

-JOHANNESBURG: Joburg Theatre in Braamfontein, 3 October at 13h00.

- CAPE TOWN: Artscape Theatre, 5 October at 13h00.

-DURBAN: Sibaya Casino, 7 October at 13h00.

By Karabo Motsoai

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