Theatre Fest West: Theatre Casino

June 3, 2014

Members of MTS took part in THEATRE CASINO at Salisbury Playhouse on Saturday 31st May. The evening showcased a wide variety of new work by local writers and directors and saw the audience bidding against each other to “win” private performances for their table. Well done to Mike, Sara and Derrick who performed and to Alison who completed the hat-trick of performing, directing and writing – phew! _______________________________________________________________________________________________ THEATRE CASINO transformation…

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Rehearsals underway: OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR

May 30, 2014

Stage ’65 Youth Theatre and Musical Theate Salisbury perform together to commemorate the start of the First World War.  Rehearsals have begun for OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR, the first collaboration between Salisbury Playhouse’s Stage ’65 Youth Theatre and Musical Theatre Salisbury, which will be performed in the Main House at Salisbury Playhouse from Monday 4 to Saturday 9 August. The full press release is available on the Salisbury Playhouse website or you…

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Oh What A Lovely War: Backstage tours

May 28, 2014

Do you fancy having an exclusive peek behind the scenes at our next production – OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR? You will get to see all the backstage elements that go in to bringing this show to life including the scenery workshop and costume department. The tours begins at 11am on Saturday 9th August and will last approximately 90 minutes. Tickets are £8.00 and are available from Salisbury Playhouse. This…

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This Is My Song: Production Photos

May 1, 2014

A full gallery of all the production photos from THIS IS MY SONG is now available to view. Thanks to the fab Trinity Photography for such great mementos of a really wonderful show. Full details of THIS IS MY SONG, including cast list, photos and reviews can be found here. 

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Summer 2014 production: Oh What A Lovely War

April 21, 2014

MTS is thrilled to announce that our next production will be the seminal musical : OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR  OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR is a co-production with the Salisbury Playhouse’s Youth Theatre, Stage 65 and will be performed in the main house of Salisbury Playhouse to mark the 100 year anniversary of Britain’s entry into The Great War on 4th August 1914.  Keep up to date with this…

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Celebrating Shakespeare’s Birthday

April 16, 2014

MTS is pleased to be celebrating the Bard’s 450th birthday by taking part in HAPPY BIRTHDAY SHAKESPEARE on 23rd April 2014 in the rehearsal room at Salisbury Playhouse. The performance consists of of scenes, sonnets, soliloquy and song and commences at 7.00pm, tickets are unreserved and cost £5 (to include some birthday cake!) Tickets are available via the Playhouse website.   

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Spring 2014 production: This Is My Song

April 15, 2014

You can now find all the details of our most recent production – THIS IS MY SONG – including reviews from the Southern Daily Echo and Salisbury Journal. A huge thank you to our audiences at the Salisbury Playhouse and on tour – we had some simply amazing feedback,  including lots of reports of audience members “getting something in their eye”  or just admitting to having a good old cry!…

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Potential new members: don’t delay!

If you were thinking of joining MTS in time for our next exciting project then don’t delay – we need to hear from you by Friday 18th April 2014. If you would like the chance to be involved in our upcoming co-production of Oh What A Lovely War then fill in this form NOW. As ever, we’re particularly keen to hear from tenors and basses who would be interested in…

April 13, 2014
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This Is My Song: Reviews

April 7, 2014

The first review of THIS IS MY SONG is in – and it’s a belter! Alan Johns, writing in the Southern Daily Echo, praised writers Ben Occhipinti and Mark Powell for: “skilfully knitting dialogue together with well selected show-tunes” in order to give “an insight into am-dram as an alternative to hum-drum”. Read the full review here. Catch THIS IS MY SONG as MTS takes it on tour to Winterslow, Downton…

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This Is My Song: Photos

April 3, 2014

You can now view some of the brilliant rehearsal and production photos of This Is My Song taken by Trinity Photography. There are a selection of the photos on Trinity’s Facebook page – then why not come along and see the real thing when we perform in Winterslow, Downton and Dinton this week! Thursday 10th April 7.30pm – Winterslow Village Hall, Winterslow SP5 1PQ Friday 11th April 7.30pm – Downton Memorial Hall, Downton SP5 3PD Saturday 12th…

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