Birkdale Orpheus Society (Southport) are looking for two Black African American characters June 12th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Birkdale Orpheus Society (Southport) are looking for two Black African American characters Birkdale Orpheus Society are looking for two characters to play the part of Candy (female) and Edward they need to be Black singers (african american) playing age 16- 25 and Edward Male – playing age 35 – mid forties). No theatrical experience is required. They meet for rehearsals on Tuesday and Friday at 7.30pm till 10pm. The characters are for “Whistle Down The Wind” which runs Saturday 5 October to Saturday 12 October 2013. 7.30pm Nightly. Matinees at 2pm on Saturday 5 October and Saturday 12 October 2013. For more information, please visit the society website at www.birkdaleorpheus.co.uk The society was formed in 1959, the first meeting taking place at St Johns Hall, Wright Street, Southport on February 28th and the society has gone from strength to strength ever since. We celebrate our 50th anniversary in 2009! We stage two operatic musicals productions a year, in May and November. Our members range from children through to grandparents and include several generations of the same family. Over the years B.O.S has produced a variety of shows catering for all tastes from traditional blockbusters to the modern day musical. We pride ourselves on our high standards and continually strive for excellence. Aside from our musical productions our concert party regularly perform for the community and charitable organisations. We have an active social membership and are well known for our friendly and fun approach. The society is affiliated to the National Operatic and Dramatic Association (NODA) .We are extremely proud to have won a number of awards over the last few years. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Related Comments comments!