Stage Diary North
Cantamus: The choir is looking for new members, in all voice groups, to join them. The choir sings a selection of spiritual or uplifting songs. Members are provided with all the music and tracks to learn to, so you can practice at home between rehearsals. Now would be a great time to contact Philip on 638 734 285 and he will be happy to give you all the details about the choir. They rehearse on a Monday morning 10:45 to 13:00 and will be happy to welcome you.
Canto Mundial are a truly international choir, based in Alfaz del Pí, with members from several different nations. The group sings a wide range of music from Classical to Musical Theatre in multiple languages. If you would like join the choir then please contact us through the website www.philipashley.com or contact Philip on 965 581 483.
Careline Theatre: Alcalalí presents, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Don't miss your annual panto. Show dates: January 18, 19 & 20 at 8pm, 20 & 21 at 3pm. 25 years bringing you fun and laughter. Support your local theatre and BOOK your tickets at www.carelinetheatre.net.
Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir: are rehearsing now for the Christmas Concert in Benitachell church on 13th December, it's free entry to this popular festive event. You can come and support them as they gather for the Christmas lights ceremony in Moriara church Square at 7pm on Wednesday 6th December. Interested singers of any nationality can find out more by contacting Mike on 645 081 539 and information is available on
www.costablancamalevoicechoir.com. Updates in local media and their Facebook page.
Phoenix Dancers: once again joined with adults and children of Marcia’s Dance Centre throughout November to prepare for a Christmas spectacular to be performed at The Feria de Navidad (Christmas Fair) in the old town on 6th December. New routines have been learnt and colourful costumes acquired, and the dancers are looking forward to getting the audience in the Christmas spirit! If you are interested in joining the group in the New Year there is always a big welcome to dancers of all ages and levels of experience. There are also openings for volunteers who are interested in costumes, photography or publicity. For more information please contact Phaedra on 607 290 896.
Stage Diary South
ACTS Want some light hearted entertainment, then come along and see ACTS production of ‘Play On’. We have had many laughs rehearsing this very funny farce. We think you will laugh to! It will be showing at the Benijofar Cultural Centre from 9 to 11 November inclusive. Tickets cost 10€ each and can be purchased from The Post Box Doña Pepa, The Card Place Benimar, The Post Room Benijofar, Quentin’s Algorfa and The Post Shop Villa Martin.
The Costa Blanca Singers were recently delighted to donate 500€ to AAN. Pictured here are Lonée Hopwood and Janet Ford as they presented the donation to Brenda Bentley and Lesley Snell. Throughout December, The Costa Blanca Singers have currently been booked to perform at six local events as the run up to Christmas gets into full swing. Watch out for them at The Winter Wonderland in aid of The Orihuela orphanage and ECCH on 2nd December, Ciudad Quesada raising funds for The Royal British Legion on 8th December, Palm Tree Consum Square in aid of Debra on 14th December and San Fulgencio Main Square, performing at The Ayuntamiento fiesta on 16th December. Plus lots more. Please do join them and sing along at any of the above venues. You are also welcome to attend any open rehearsal at The Social Centre La Marina urbanizacion on any Wednesday at 2pm, or call 641 992 164 for information or visit costablancasingers.org.
Studio32: wish to say a huge Thank You to all who came to see and experience The Studio 32 West End Party in November. 'It was wonderful to share this unique show with so many of our long-term followers and see many new faces in the audience. We are also delighted to have new members treading the boards with us from teenagers to pensioners.' YOU are very welcome to come along at their next open days to find out more. All welcome. Dates to be announced next month. For their next show, The Pajama Game they will be returning to their regular venue, The Cardinal Beluga theatre with show dates 22nd-25th May. For ongoing updates follow www.studiothirtytwo.org
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