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Pinocchio Photo and DVD Night

Unfortunately tonights event will be cancelled. It has been rescheduled to next Wednesday 7th March.

'The Full Monty' Information

The first Rehearsal for 'TFM' was on Tuesday 28th February 2012. Rehearsals will be held , as normal, at our HQ, starting at 1930. Directions and a map is on our website.
The Production Team is as follows:
  • Production & Casting Committee Chair - Sam McCarthy
  • Director - David Thompson
  • Assistant Director - Sam McCarthy
  • Choreographer - Ashleigh Masters
  • Dance Captain - TBC
  • Musical Director - Hector Moyes
  • Chorus Mistress - Julia Clarke
  • Accompanist - Elena
  • Stage Manager - Mike Spurgeon
  • Deputy Stage Manager - John Cook
  • Wardrobe Mistress - Gwen Porter
  • Props Mistress - Marian Cook
  • Front of House Manager - TBC
  • Lighting Technician - Keith Harris
  • Sound Technician - TBC
  • Backing Tracks Arranger - Ashleigh Masters

Concert Plea!

Can anyone help us out by filming the Concert? We have permission to record it but no one to film it. Please contact David Thompson, Stage Liasion Manager, as soon as possible if you or someone you know would be willing to help us out. It would be a real shame if we don't get the Concert filmed as so many Members have put so much work and effort into it.

DVD AND PHOTO NIGHT! Important

The DVD night is cancelled again tonight. Sorry for any inconvenience cause. More info to follow.

"REWIND TO THE 80'S" AFTER SHOW PARTY

LIST AND MENUS ON SOCIAL COMMITTEE BOARD IN THE GREEN ROOM!

Pancake Day!

Message from the Social Committee; Don't forget that Pancakes will be on sale at tonight's Rehearsal!

Rewind To The 80s Concert - Reminder.

Well done everyone for the hard work and effort you all put in to today's Rehearsal.

Don't forget to get continue getting your Costumes together, we will have a Dress Rehearsal on Thursday and Friday.

On the day of the Concert everyone needs to be ready in their first Costume by 10am.

Please ensure you enter and exit the Theatre by the Stage Door Prompt side only. Don't forget to sign in and out on the Register.

If you have any questions before Tuesdays Rehearsal, please give me a call. Thanks. Sam

Reminder: Valentine's Day Rehearsal.

Hector and the Social Committee would like to remind everyone to wear 'Red' to tonight's Rehearsal, to celebrate 'Valentine's Day'. There will also be a raffle!

NODA East Gala Awards Luncheon 2012.


We have been nominated in the 'Best Pantomime 2011' section for 'Cinderella'.
The structure and price has changed for this year.
To be present for the Awards ceremony, you have to be there all day including lunch. The tickets are £27.95 per person.
The Management Committee have therefore agreed to pay for the Chairman and Director to go to represent and be there on behalf of the Society. If anyone else would like to attend, please contact Julia Hewett, Secretary, by Monday 20th February 2012. Thank You.

Witham Operatic Workshop Presents...


'Cinderella' 2011 Nominated for 'Best Pantomime' in NODA East Awards!

We have been nominated in the 'Best Pantomime in 2011' Award for 'Cinderella'.
Congratulations and well done to everyone who was involved.
The information regarding the Award Day will be posted soon, watch this space!

MAD Presents...


Essex Police Musical Society Presents...


Chelmsford Amateur Operatic & Dramatic Society Presents...


Clacton Amateur Dramatic Society Presents...


West Cliff Theatre Youth Group Present...


Rewind To The 80s Concert - Reminder for Soloists.

Can all the Soloists that are using a Backing Track please bring their CD to Thursday's Rehearsal this week so Ashleigh can start to put them in the running order of the Show. If you can not get to Rehearsals on Thursday, please contact Ashleigh ASAP. Thanks.

'Rewind To The 80s' Concert Rehearsal Schedule Changes.

This evening's Rehearsal will now be as follows;
  • 7.30 - Set named Chorus into 'Someone Like You'.
  • 7.45 - Set Dancers into 'Faith' & 'Eternal Flame'. Set Children into 'Happy Talk'.
  • 8.30 - Revise: 'Valerie'. '99 Red Balloons'. 'Agadoo/Superman'. 'Walking On Sunshine'. 'Let's Get Physical'. 'It's Raining Men'. 'Beastie Boys'. 'Purple Rain'. 'Sweet Dreams'. 'We Are The World'.
  • Then if time go through; 'Sacrifice' Gillian Flynn. 'Total Eclipse Of The Heart' Lucy Harris. 'It Must Be Love' Ashleigh Masters. 'Every Breath You Take' Steve Church. 'Sweet Child O' Mine' India Frank. 'Africa' Lucy Mellow & Lucy Harris. 'Minnie The Moocher' Steve Church. 'Take My Breath Away' Kay Friedheim. 'Power Of Love' Lucy Mellow. 'Wind Beneath My Wings' Ray Sharp. 'You Must Love Me' Kerry-Alice Hartnett. 'On My Own' Gabrielle Tyler. 'Starlight Express' Bill Davies. 'Who Wants To Live Forever' Gillian Flynn & Ashleigh Masters.