Audition success for WOAPA students
A big 'well done' to WOAPA students, Luke and Vanessa, who successfully auditioned for roles in a forthcoming stage production of
The Sound Of Music.
Luke has been a WOAPA student for 3 years. He originally started in our 'Young Performers' class before he graduated to our ACT1 class.
This is Luke's first lead role and he is very excited to be playing 'Kurt' in The Sound Of Music
Vanessa has also been a WOAPA student for 3 years, originally starting in our 'Young Performers' class before graduating to our ACT1 class.
This is also Vanessa's first lead role and she is looking forward to playing 'Gretl' in The Sound Of Music
Well done to both students - we can't wait to see you performing in the show!
The Sound Of Music
The Sound of Music is based on the memoirs of Maria von Trapp from her book "The Story of the Trapp Family Singers". Set in Austria on the eve of the Anschluss in 1938, the musical tells the story of Maria, who takes a job as governess to a large family while she decides whether to become a nun. She falls in love with the children, and eventually their widowed father, Captain von Trapp. He is ordered to accept a commission in the German navy, but he opposes the Nazis. He and Maria decide on a daring plan to flee Austria with the children.
Many songs from the musical have become standards, such as "Edelweiss", "My Favorite Things", "Climb Ev'ry Mountain", "Do-
Both students will be appearing at The Beacon, Wantage, Weds 24th to Sat 27th Nov 2021
AND Cornerstone Didcot, Thur 2nd to Sat 4th Dec 2021
The Beacon, Wantage,
Weds 24th to Sat 27th Nov 2021 (7.45pm and 2.30pm Sat Matinee)
Tickets £15 (£13 conc) from The Beacon:- www.beaconwantage.co.uk or Tel 01235 763456
Thur 2nd to Sat 4th Dec 2021 (7.45pm and 2.30pm Sat Matinee)
Tickets £15 (£13 conc) from Cornerstone:- www.cornerstone-