Exciting times ahead, you are probably aware that this year is our 90th Anniversary Year and that we are returning to The Alhambra, so to ‘set the scene’ here are some key dates between now and July (there’ll be more later!!), please note them and share them with those who may want to join in the fun at The BCP
|Mon 30 Jan||Dirty Rotten Scoundrels||Workshop with Peyton Martin (Director) and Anthony Martin (MD), 7:30 – 8:30pm at Northcote Club; all welcome.
Dancers’ Workshop / Audition at 8:30pm; there’s ‘lots of dance in this show’.
|Mon 06 Feb||Dirty Rotten Scoundrels||Principal auditions from 7:30pm at Northcote Club. Named principal parts are detailed in the attached documents; please let Nick Carroll know if you intend auditioning or you know somebody who would like to.|
|Thur 16 Feb||Dirty Rotten Scoundrels||First music rehearsal for ‘DRS’. Rehearsals will be on Mon and Thurs with other times included only if absolutely necessary; schedule attached for rehearsal dates. You will only be called to a rehearsal if you are needed.|
|Sat 04 Mar||Annual Dinner
|The Midland Hotel, 7 for 7:30pm, with music by ‘The New York Brass Band’. £35 tickets (+ £1 for those choosing ‘the cheese board’!). Invite family and friends along and make this a real celebration of our ‘90th Birthday’ together! Your BOOKING FORM is attached, please complete and return it asap to guarantee your place.|
|Mon 13 Mar||AGM||7:45pm at Northcote Club. Nomination forms for officer and committee positions will be displayed at all rehearsals from Thur 16 Feb to 09 Mar; we need skills, experience and enthusiasm to lead and manage The BCP.|
|Mon 20 Mar||Dirty Rotten Scoundrels||First floor rehearsal! Floor rehearsals start at 7pm and finish at 10pm, reducing the number of calls. Rehearsal time will be at a premium. You will only be called to a rehearsal if you are needed.|
|19-24 Jun||Dirty Rotten Scoundrels||Back at The Alhambra!
The likely events (tbc) are Mon: Tech rehearsal, Tues: Dress rehearsal, Wed to Sat (inc matinee) it’s SHOWTIME!!!
|Thur 29 Jun||Annual Mass||This will be our first rehearsal for our Annual Mass; rehearsal dates are 06, 13 and 20 July starting at 7:30pm at Northcote Club (possible change for last call)|
|Fri 21 Jul||Annual Mass||Venue and time to be confirmed, according to celebrant’s availability, but likely to start at 7:30pm to be followed by the usual ‘shared supper’.|
We always support applications for NODA Long Service Awards, if NODA criteria apply.
If you wish to apply this year, standing any incurred costs, please contact Anne Copley immediately