The Sorcerer: 13th to 16th April 2016
Thank you to everyone who came to see The Sorcerer this April. We will be having our wash-up Thursday 26th May and if you want to come and find out what we will be doing next yesr, just contact us.
The Telegraph lists The Sorcerer as one of the Five great 'neglected operettas' http://www.telegraph.co.uk/opera/what-to-see/is-operetta-staging-a-comeback/ what do you think? And if you don't know, you don't have long to watch our version and form your own opinion...
Award for original show
Milborne Port Opera, has won a major award, against stiff opposition from over 80 drama groups all over Somerset, in the annual David Beach Awards for musical theatre, presented by the Somerset Fellowship of Drama (SFD).
Milborne Port Opera were nominated by a panel of experts for 2 awards, and carried home the "Challenge Trophy" for having the courage and enterprise to put on the original show "Spring Fate", written, composed, arranged, directed and scored by MPO's Neil Edwards, helped by a talented group of actors, musicians and set designers.
"Spring Fate" was Neil Edwards' third show for the MPO. It played last year to considerable critical acclaim. This is the second time MPO has won the Challenge Trophy.
Want to find out more, please contact our secretary, Sarah Bignell by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.