The singer is giving you a chance to join him on stage this month
[b]Rufus Wainwright[/b] is offering fans going to his forthcoming UK shows, which kick off tomorrow night (October 13) in Gateshead, the chance to perform on stage with him.
Wainwright will select a special guest from the audience each night to perform the spoken word part from his song ‘Between My Legs’.
Previous guest stars to have performed the same part include comedienne [b]Dawn French[/b] and [b]Jake Gyllenhaal[/b].
To be part of Wainwright’s show, simply go to YouTube’s ‘[b]Rufus Wainwright Tour Auditions[/b]’ group and post your own rendition of the spoken word part in 60 seconds or less.
Entrants to the competition must already have a ticket to one of the shows. No band members or their families are eligible.
You must also send your full name, email address, name of your YouTube video and link to the video, and which venue you will be attending to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Supported by Scott Matthews, Rufus Wainwright plays the following dates this month:
[b]Gateshead, Sage (October 13) – Sold Out
Glasgow, Clyde Auditorium (14/15)
Liverpool, Philharmonic Hall (17) – Sold Out
Manchester, Apollo (18) – Sold Out
Sheffield, City Hall (19)
Cambridge, Corn Exchange (21) – Sold Out
Cardiff, Milennium Centre (22) – Sold Out
Warrington, Parr Hall (23) – New Date
Birmingham, Symphony Hall (25) – Sold Out
Birmingham, Symphony Hall (26)
Harrogate, International Centre (27) – Sold Out
London, Hammersmith Apollo (30) – Sold Out
London, Hammersmith Apollo (31)
Ipswich, Regents Theatre (November 1)[/b]