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Director's Cut / 12.06.2016

Today's rehearsal was in costume, so here's a little taster of our elegant musicians! Thanks to the amazing costume makers who have worked tirelessly, night and day, on these wonderful creations. We tested out our wet weather plan, managing to get through with only a few...

Director's Cut / 01.06.2016

Extra rehearsal today for some of the cast; fairies worked on movement accompanied by our musicians. We heard the magical song for Puck for the first time today...

Director's Cut / 29.05.2016

Detail from Titania's costume Another day when the weather was kind..just hope this holds until after our performances at the end of June. The rehearsal today was much better, lines had mostly been learnt, still one or two sticky moments but feeling more positive. There were quite...

Director's Cut / 22.05.2016

Working around the church service and a baptism meant some careful planning of today's rehearsal  but we did manage to cover all the scenes; as Mr Morecombe once said, all the right scenes but not necessarily in the right order!! Some line learning still needed by...

Director's Cut / 15.05.2016

Today was a busy day; costume team were in full flow, making alterations, starting on costumes and fitting these on the actors. In between the cast worked on various games to improve their movement, led by Tom Hogan. We explored the differences between the groups of...

Uncategorised, Uncategorized / 08.05.2016

Despite temperatures into the 20s today we managed to rehearse much of the play in situ. We have re-positioned one of our scenes into the picturesque garden at the Dales centre, this worked well enabling the group of actors to move more freely as the...

Uncategorised, Uncategorized / 05.05.2016

Today we had our first costume workshop under the direction of Kim Mc Dermottroe. Lots of exciting ideas were exchanged and discussed. each participant has taken on the task for making particular costumes...