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Tickle the Ivories (2017)

Published: September 5th, 2017

Sunday 3rd September 2017 Well, there might have been quite a bit of wind and rain at Tickle the Ivories on Sunday, but that didn’t stop Fagin’s gang from belting out a few ‘Oliver!’ tunes to promote our upcoming production of the show in November. ...

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Audition Dates

Published: August 25th, 2017

Dancers Auditions for ‘Oliver!’ Dancers auditions will be on Tuesday 12th September at 7:30pm, at BOST HQ. The first rehearsal will follow the audition the same night. Please bring jazz, ballet and character shoes. Dancers must have a playing age of 16+. Rehearsals will be ...

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Upcoming Events

Published: August 25th, 2017

Tickle the Ivories Sunday 3rd September It’s that time of year again when we gather round a piano and belt out some show tunes. This year we will also be joined by some of Fagin’s Gang singing songs from our upcoming production ‘Oliver!’ Please come ...

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The Sound Of Music CHILDREN’S AUDITIONS

Published: March 27th, 2012

These Open Auditions will be held on SUNDAY 27th MAY at 11am in our rehearsal hall in Clifton Road (see Contact Us page for directions.)

The roles to be auditioned are:
Liesl (girl) aged 16,
Friedrich (boy) ~ 14, with unbroken voice,
Louisa (girl) ~ 13,
Kurt (boy) ~ 10,
Brigitta (girl) ~ 9,
Marta (girl) ~ 7,
Gretl (girl) ~ 5.

THE AUDITIONING CHILDREN NEED TO APPEAR THE AGE STATED ABOVE ON STAGE, REGARDLESS OF THEIR ACTUAL AGE.

Auditionees will be expected to know the songs ‘The Hills Are Alive With The Sound Of Music’ and ‘The Lonely Goatherd.’ All children will be asked to sing only in unison for the auditions.

There is no need to pre-register for these auditions … PLEASE JUST TURN UP ON THE DAY at 11am.

For those cast, rehearsals will begin in June and run right through until the show in November. More than likely, they will be held on Tuesdays from 6:00 to 7:30. In the final 6 weeks before the show, rehearsals also take place on Sunday afternoons.

 

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