Oklahoma! (2009) – Preparation is Everything

In 2009 I was delighted to return to Our Lady's Musical Society to direct their production of OKLAHOMA! While I was aware of two songs "Oh, what a beautiful morning" and "Surrey with a fringe on top" I really didn't know about the show. Through the wonders of the internet I began to research the … Continue reading Oklahoma! (2009) – Preparation is Everything

The Wedding Singer

Some final words... March 18, 2018 Another great week of performances in Airdrie Town Hall - The Wedding Singer has been a blast to direct and by all accounts the show is a runaway success. Artwork ACAOS I particularly enjoyed the performances of the principals, especially Kathryn Heron as Julia, although the rest of the … Continue reading The Wedding Singer

Jesus Christ Superstar

FEEDBACK and NODA SHOW REPORT March 21, 2014 https://www.noda.org.uk/events/reports/jesus_christ_superstar_10 The Society rose to the challenge for successfully presenting this dramatic rock opera.  Steven Struthers provided an outstanding performance, brilliantly dramatizing the suffering of Jesus Christ making full use of his impressive vocal range.  His performance was equally matched by Kris Morrison as Judas Iscariot and … Continue reading Jesus Christ Superstar

West Side Story – Preview/Review/NODA

April 10, 2013 Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser NODA show report |David Black ACAOS brought the much awaited West Side Story to Airdrie marking 100 years since their first ever performance in the Town Hall.  This production was incredibly slick from start to finish with excellent choreography making full use of the performers’ talents.  This was … Continue reading West Side Story – Preview/Review/NODA

My Fair Lady Review – Motherwell Times

November 14, 2007 Our Lady's show leaves audience Fair delighted November 14 2007 by Victoria Weldon THEATRE-GOERS were treated to a musical lesson in elocution as My Fair Lady hit the stage at Motherwell Civic Theatre. Our Lady's High School Former Pupils' Light Opera Society performed the classic Lerner and Loewe musical with ease and … Continue reading My Fair Lady Review – Motherwell Times