WOAPAs Adult Singing Group in Witney, which started in September 2011, has proven so popular, it is once again changing venue to accomodate the group.
Initially meeting at The Batt School, Witney, The singing group had to quickly move to a larger venue as numbers grew.
The group moved to Witney Congregational Church, which offered larger rehearsal space.
"We've had a fantastic response to our Singing Group", commented Louise Conroy, the group's conductor. "there's nothing ese like us around - we're singing songs by Jessie J, Bruno Mars, Lady GaGa amongst others. people who come to our group seem to really enjoy singing modern songs which other choirs don't seem to do".
The group are currently rehearsing for upcoming performances at the Witney Christmas Lights event (30th Nov) and Cogges Museum Christmas event (9th Dec).
At the Christmas lights event, WOAPA's Adult Singing Group will be joined by WOAPA's Witney Youth Choir for a 15 minute set,on the main stage in the Market Square, from 7.05pm - 7.25pm - immediately after the lights have been ceremonially switched on by the celebrity guest .
The FREE event, in Market Square, Witney, will include festive, fun for all the family.
They will be singing a medley of Christmas songs to get the holiday season off to a great start.
This year, WOAPA has performed at Witney Music Festival, Battstock, The Jubilee celebrations and performed a 'flashmob' in Central Oxford.
The postcode address of the new Wednesday night Singing Group venue is Open Doors Range Road, Witney OX29 7LY
Detailed directions are below.
Streetmap link to new venue
From Thorney Leys or Burford Rd, drive down Deer Park rd and at traffic lights, turn into RANGE RD (industrial estate). At the end of RANGE RD is a cul de sac, also called RANGE RD (on right). Open Doors is on the right look for a BIG building!
Just before Curbridge, turn left into Downs Rd. Just after Witney Lakes resort, turn right into RANGE RD (industrial estate) and immediately left into a cul de sac, also called RANGE RD. Open Doors is on the right look for a BIG building!
From Burford/Minster Lovell
At the Car Auction traffic lights, turn right into Downs Rd. Just before Witney Lakes resort, turn left into RANGE RD (industrial estate) and immediately left into a cul de sac, also called RANGE RD. Open Doors is on the right look for a BIG building!
All welcome, aged 16+
7.30pm - 9.00pm