Now in its tenth year, the Stage Diary is not only an important guide to what's on in all regions, but is also an online web introduction to potential expats researching community life in Spain. The diary also acts as a planning guide to assist groups avoid unnecessary clashes of production dates.
Jávea Players: The box office at www.javeaplayers.com is now open for Ron Skinner's production, ´On Golden Pond´ a touching, funny and warming perceptive study of a spirited and loveable elderly couple facing their twilight years, which plays the Union Musical, Gata from the 7th to the 11th November. Curtain-up 8pm. Seats are priced at 12.50€. Parties of 10 and over enjoy a drink on the house.
New Cardinal Theatre Group: ‘Let Us Entertain You’ is in rehearsals to be staged at the Cardinal Theatre on 18th, 19th and 20th October. Doors open 7pm, curtain up 7.30pm. Tickets at 7€ are now available from the tourist office in Urb La Marina, the council office, Cards Are Us, or Pam Sutton: 96 679 6828 and Sue: 96 671 3822. For more information or membership details contact Tom Ford: 96 679 0547. All ticket sales donated to charity.
Phoenix Dancers: The Dancers have started rehearsals for their forthcoming Charity Shows and ´Christmas Extravaganza´. Anyone interested in any types of dancing and helping the various charities should get in touch with choreographer Phaedra.
Rascals: Rascals have started rehearsing their ´Christmas Singalong´ at Sacko's Bar, El Limonar on Monday and Thursday mornings at 11am. New members are welcome. A music man is required, so if you are interested in joining this social group, or if you like to sing or dance and would like to take part in shows that raise money for local charities contact Jill: 96 672 7282.
Sounds Familiar: The Company are looking for new members to join them in their new production, ‘The Pirates of Penzance’. The show has been re-vamped with updated music and the direction is closer to musical theatre than the original, although the songs themselves have not been changed. If you are interested in taking part please contact Philip on: 96 558 1483 for more information.
Stagestruck: The Company have been busy performing their well-attended Murder Mysteries in local bars, in support of local charities including Alzheimer's Torrevieja and a new charity; Life's Too Short, formed to support Breast & Pancreatic Cancers. If you would like to book the group to perform a murder mystery for you, call Jenny: 608 129 983 for more details.
Valley Voices: The Voices have recommenced their weekly rehearsals, perfecting a wide repertoire of pop music and songs from the shows, so if you enjoy singing, why not pop along on any Monday afternoon at 4pm to the Animo drop in centre in Alcalali where you will receive a warm welcome. For more details contact Jennie Tollan: 96 648 0062 or Aileen Norbury: 96 648 2382.
Velvetones Harmony Choir:The Choir restart rehearsals this month. They rehearse every Wednesday at El Paraiso Restaurant, Torrevieja between 10am and 12.30pm. For further details telephone: Ena: 96 570 7598 or Mary-Anne: 96 671 4973. Website:- www.velvetonesharmonytorrevieja.com. They would like to thank the Bridge Bar in Rojales for their support in raising 212€ for Velvetones local charities.
Article Published in Female Focus magazine - October 2017