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Cancellation of When The Lights Go On Again

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It is with regret that we have had to take the decision to cancel our production of ‘When The Lights Go On Again’, which was due to have been performed at the Gladstone Theatre, Port Sunlight, this May. This decision was not taken lightly and ...

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Competition to join online West End Masterclass

Competition to join online West End Masterclass

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Following the success of our previous West End Masterclasses, with leading lady Helen Hobson and Choreographer Ben Clare, we are delighted to be running the third session in the series next week. On Tuesday 3rd November, we will be joined by West End Director, Alastair ...

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SHOWS RESCHEDULED

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In an effort to give some clarity and certainty to our audiences and members alike during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are rescheduling our planned productions now, rather than waiting for government announcements regarding the lifting of restrictions. Our forthcoming production dates will now be ...

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The Sound Of Music CHILDREN’S AUDITIONS

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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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