Glasgow 2014: The Opportunity of a Lifetime

Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Ceremonies Cast
Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Ceremonies Cast

It’s exactly six months until the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony. Glasgow and Scotland’s biggest-ever festival of sport and culture will then be well underway. And you could be a part of it!

The Games organisers are looking for Up to 3,000 people to be the stars of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies.

A mass cast recruitment is now on for voluntary cast members to perform at the opening and closing ceremonies to be held at Celtic Park and Hampden Stadium. A global television audience of more than one billion is expected to witness the spectacle.

The content of the Ceremonies is currently a secret, but spectators are assured of

“two evenings of delight and surprise which proudly and playfully reflect the culture of Glasgow and Scotland in a warm, welcoming way”.

Applications to be part of the cast, required for both Ceremonies and some pre-recorded elements, will be accepted until 14 February. Auditions are due to take place in March.

You could be part of Glasgow 2014’s big moments on a global stage if you are:

  • aged 18 or over by 1 March 2014;
  • available to attend auditions in Glasgow;
  • available to rehearse and attend the performance.

All roles are voluntary and no previous experience is required.

Further information via

Additionally, tickets are still available for six sports. Visit for the latest details.


Published by

Dennistoun CC

Dennistoun CC's aim is to ascertain, coordinate and express the views of the wider community. It seeks to promote the Dennistoun area as a positive and inclusive neighbourhood.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.