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A WTLGOA Photoshoot!

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Our cast of When The Lights Go On Again were at the Wirral Transport Museum last weekend, for a WWII inspired photoshoot ahead of this month’s show. In full costume on top of an of-the-era Birkenhead tram, they certainly caught the attention of those passing by! We’d like to thank the museum staff for being […]

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JACK WARMAN

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It is with great sadness that we have heard of Jack’s passing away. A true gentleman, Jack had a ready sense of humour and kind words and encouragement for everyone.  He graced the stage for many years, latterly playing the Archbishop in The Sound Of Music and earning himself the nickname, “Archbishop Jack.” For many […]

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MD’s JEKYLL & HYDE NOTES

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A message from Trish Gaskell, our Musical Director:   Jekyll & Hyde is a vocally demanding show and the ability and stamina required should not be underestimated. For this reason, we have set more musical numbers for audition purposes than usual particularly for Jekyll. Music is available together with a CD of the correct version […]

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Open Auditions – Jekyll & Hyde

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We will be holding principal auditions for the named roles in “Jekyll & Hyde ~ The Musical.” Please note…  A message from our MD, Trish Gaskell, can be found in a following Latest News article on this site. Those  interested in the parts of LADY EMMA CAREW and LUCY HARRIS should come to our Clifton […]

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Alan Maddox

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Last Friday sadly saw the funeral of past member Alan Maddox, our leading man over many years.  He delighted audiences in roles such as Nathan Detroit in Guys And Dolls, Gabriel Eisenstein in Die Fledermaus, Colonel Pickering in My Fair Lady, Haaj in Kismet and – his own favourite – the king of Siam in The King And I. Ever a […]

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Tickets go on sale for SHREK The Musical

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Set to be the big, family musical this Christmas, we are returning to the Liverpool Empire with our hilarious production of ‘Shrek The Musical’, from 1-3rd December 2022. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, this big, bright, beautiful musical brings all the beloved characters ...

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The Sounds of Liverpool

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Our next production is “The Sounds of Liverpool”concert – Sunday 8th May at 2pm & 6pm – St George’s Hall Concert Room, Liverpool Immerse yourself in ‘The Sounds of Liverpool’, at this spectacular concert celebrating Liverpool’s rich and diverse music history. We will be showcasing songs ...

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SHREK The Musical – Auditions

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***** OPEN AUDITIONS ***** We are holding open auditions for principal roles and dancers for our upcoming production of ‘SHREK The Musical’. Audition venue: Alexander Hall, 24A Clifton Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 2SG Audition Dates: > Saturday 21st May: Young Fiona, Teen Fiona, Young Shrek/Grumpy ...

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