The Wiz: Synopsis

Dec 11, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 0 comments

Prologue Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em, Uncle Henry, and dog, Toto, on their farm in Kansas. Though her work on the farm keeps her busy, she often gets distracted in her boredom with farm life, choosing instead to play with Toto and dream of someday seeing far off lands. Aunt Em, however, hasn’t […]

Audition Pieces for THE WIZ

Dec 06, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 0 comments

All members of the company must be able to move well and the principal roles – Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tinman, Lion, The Wiz, Addaperle and Evillene – need to be good dancers have strong singing voices. Singing is also important for Glinda and Aunt Em. We will be holding auditions on Sunday 21st January 2018 for […]

A helping pair of hands sought….

Nov 28, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 0 comments

With ‘The Wiz’, we’re trying something new! A small group of just 4 committee members have been tasked with getting ‘The Show’ on stage. The group consists of Rita Robinson, Christine Walker, Shona Marie Preston and Nicholas Carroll and we’re dealing with everything from sorting the venue, appointing the Production Team and paid professionals (sound, light […]

The Wiz: Character breakdowns, audition pieces & choreography style

Nov 22, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 0 comments

NOTES FROM THE DIRECTOR, RICHARD LLOYD All members of the company must be able to move well and the principal roles – Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tinman, Lion, The Wiz, Addaperle and Evillene – need to be good dancers have strong singing voices – singing is also important for Glinda and Aunt Em. We will be holding […]

New production team for ‘The Wiz’ announced

Nov 22, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 0 comments

The BCP is delighted to announce a brand new production team for its 2018 production of ‘The Wiz’! “Radiates so much energy you can hardly sit in your seat […] great fun.” – New York Post Directing the show will be Richard Lloyd, Musical Director will be Marie Collins and Ted Oxley-Kirk will be choreographing […]

Kids For Christmas?

Sep 08, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 0 comments

Rehearsals got underway on 7 September for our next production, “The Glory Of Christmas” which we will be staging at St Winifred’s church in Wibsey on 7th and 8th December. St Winifred’s will provide an appropriate and spectacular backdrop for this wonderful piece whose objective is to show to us the real meaning of Christmas by drawing […]

Terence Caine’s Funeral Arrangements

Jul 04, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 0 comments

TERENCE CAINE’S funeral arrangements: 10.30am on Thursday 13th July at Our Lady and St Paul’s Catholic Church Dewsbury Road, Cleckheaton, BD19 5BT. Would you please leave the car park at church free for the funeral cortège and anybody requiring disabled parking. Please note there is car parking on Bradford Road next to The Yorkshire bank […]

DRS will not be staged in 2017

Jul 04, 2017 by admin Category: Uncategorised 1 comment

Tuesday 04 July 2017 To members of The Bradford Catholic Players, cast members of ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’, sponsors and patrons: With regret, I advise you that The Society will not be performing Dirty Rotten Scoundrels this year. You are aware, following recent discussions, that your Executive Committee has been looking at the feasibility of staging […]