Ponderings


I just loaded photographs of the Pygmalion we did in 2003.  Somehow that was before we had automatically digital photographs so they had been sitting around in an Envelope – Printed! Imagine!  The quality of the photographs isn’t great to start with, but they give an idea of what it […]

with reference to…


We were all so busy coming up to and during the show that now everything feels a bit flat.  But, the cast and members are gathering on Monday to View The Movie – the video made of the show – so we can all laugh at ourselves and admire the […]

Holiday




Only one more Dress Rehearsal to go before our first night! Everyone is putting in a splendid performance.  Mary is suitably good, keeping her head up and knows all the words to the songs.  Narrator is speaking so clearly and beautifully and taking such excellent big breaths and has learnt […]

Last Dress


We’re getting really close now to Curtain Up. We rehearse in a room and don’t get to the stage until the week of the show – and we have only one more rehearsal In The Room. It’s all coming along well and really I (as director) couldn’t be prouder of […]

Spare Pair




11/12 Well done to all the singers on Thursday and major thanks to our Musical Director Anne O’Dea.  The good news is that Anne will be with us each Thursday so you can nip off to practice with her when you’re not needed ‘on stage’ for a couple of weeks, […]

The Lines They Are A-Learning


8/12 I’m looking forward to the beautiful Anne O’Dea coming down to us on Thursday next week and sorting out all the Tricky Bits in the songs.  Hooray for Anne (in advance)!  Extra Special Effort from everyone to actually Be There… Rehearsals are going well, there’s some lovely stuff happening […]

Songs on Thursday


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5/12 When I joined LPP years ago, my first play was directed by the Late Great Reg Renwick. He was a big player on the circuit of amateur drama as a judge at many a drama festival back in the day and this was his own play. He wrote the […]

Five out of Twelve