AGM notification

The AGM of the society will take place on Tuesday 1 May 2018 at 7.30pm at the Huddersfield Spiritualist Church, Old Leeds Road, Huddersfield.
The first rehearsal for Whistle Down The Wind will take place immediately after the AGM.

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Whistle Down The Wind – auditions

Auditions for the main character parts will be held for our show on Sunday 15th April at the Huddersfield Spiritualist Church, Old Leeds Road, Huddersfield.
To book a slot and arrange to have the audition material sent to you – please contact 07983 361 788 or 07715 575 189.

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Welcome to 2018

We are pleased to announce that we have chosen the show “Whistle Down The Wind” as our musical show for 2018. The show will be produced at the Mechanics Hall in Longwood, Huddersfield, commencing Tuesday 9th October. The show will run all week (to Saturday 13th October) with a matinee performance on Saturday 13th October.
We are planning a launch night – everybody welcome – on Tuesday 27th March at 7.30pm at Milnsbridge Liberal club, Milnsbridge, Huddersfield. Information about the auditions will be announced that night – with an opportunity to book an audition slot for the principal roles. Why not come along and see what we have got planned!

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Dates for your diaries!!

Fund Raising Event Wednesday 28th June, 7.30pm, Milnsbridge Liberal Club, Milnsbridge, Huddersfield.     Bingo/Quiz/Games/Raffle.  Come along and join us!

Musical ShowcaseWednesday 4th October to Saturday 7th October, Mechanics Hall, Longwood, Huddersfield.   All tickets £10.  Evening performances to start 7.30pm.  Matinee on 7th to start 2.30pm.  (times subject to confirmation).  Let the cast take you on a musical journey, showcasing shows that we have performed and a couple that we would like to perform in the future.

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Tickets are now on sale for Annie Get Your Gun

Tickets for Annie Get Your Gun are now on sale at the Box Office at the Lawrence Batley Theatre.  (http://www.thelbt.org/)

 

 

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2016 Dates for your diaries

The Annual General Meeting of the Society will take place on Tuesday 3rd May 2016 at 7.30pm at 17 Dundas Street, Huddersfield.

The first rehearsal for Annie Get Your Gun will take place on Tuesday 3rd May 2016 at 8pm at 17 Dundas Street – after the AGM.

Singing rehearsals will then continue to be on Tuesday evenings, at 7.30pm.

Paperwork for the AGM has been emailed out today. 

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AGM notification to members

AGM notification paperwork has been emailed out to all current members (or will be posted out in the morning where necessary) on Sunday 13th March.

Please contact Karen if you have not received your copy.

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Welcome to the cast of Annie Get Your Gun……………..

On behalf of the committee,  I am pleased to announce the cast to you all – in no particular order:

  • Frank Butler – Martin Stead
  • Annie Oakley – Zoe Clarkson
  • Winnie Tate – Lucy Crossley
  • Buffalo Bill Cody – Gerard Marescaux
  • Dolly Tate – Becky Sutcliffe
  • Charlie Davenport – Richard Armstrong
  • Little Jake – Charlie Topham
  • Jessie – Leyla Sutcliffe
  • Nellie – Charlotte Sowerbt
  • Chief Sitting Bull – Roy Greenwood
  • Foster Wilson – Ian Ball
  • Pawnee Bill – Richard Haigh

We have still to cast the part of Tommy.

Thank you and well done to everyone that auditioned last Sunday.

Update:  We are pleased to announce that the part of Tommy will be played by Cameron Chapman – well done Cameron on your audition.

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Annie Get Your Gun – Audition information

Auditions will be held for Annie Get Your Gun on Sunday March 6th 2016 at 17 Dundas Street, Huddersfield. (rehearsal rooms) Auditions will be held in the morning and early afternoon.

Audition material can be discussed on Wednesday 3rd February 2016 at The Huddersfield Spiritualist Church, Old Leeds Road, Hudds from 6.30pm to 7.30pm. If you wish to audtion, you should attend this session so that you can book your audition time-slot.

All members have been sent an email to this effect with a list of parts that can be auditioned for.

More info to follow later. Keep checking back to see if there are any updates to the above.

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Our show for 2016 is……………………..

The Committee of Longwood AOS are pleased to announce that our Musical for October 2016 will be Annie Get Your Gun (Stone version (new)).  The show will be performed at the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield during the week commencing 2nd October 2016.  Opening night will be Tuesday 4th October and will run all week until Saturday 8th October (two performances).

Keep checking back for details of how to audition – what parts will be auditioned and when etc.

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