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  • Great Pacific Race 15th September 2018 Congratulations to CAZZ LANDER, who was one of a team of three women who rowed 2,400 miles across the Pacific Ocean raising money for Mind and the issue of plastic pollution in our oceans. They came second in the Great Pacific Race and gained two world records in the process. Read more →
  • The Producers CAST 15th September 2018 Congratulations to all those cast in our next production of THE PRODUCERS running from 5th-9th March 2019. Cast List Max Bialystock – Jez Malpas Leo Bloom – Josh Hill Ulla – (Paige Brierley) now Sarah Heptinsall Franz Liebkind – Matt Leeson Roger DeBris – Mark Chinnery Carmen Ghia – Cameron Sim Hold Me-Touch Me – Linda Adlam Lick Me-Bite Me – Alix Ashurst Kiss Me – Feel Me – Clare Proctor Usherettes – Nicole Ray,  Joanna ... Read more →
  • Outstanding! 15th September 2018 Congratulations to SOPHIE GUNDLE who recently won a drama prize for her outstanding GCSE result Read more →
  • Graduation 15th September 2018 Congratulations to LIAM PATRICK who has graduated and also “landed” a job with British Airways as Cabin Crew. Read more →
  • Engagement! 15th September 2018 Congratulations to LAURA FLETCHER who became engaged to her partner Michelle Read, while on holiday in Tenerife in July. Read more →
  • Love Is In The Air! 6th April 2018 Congratulations all round: Firstly, to our member, BECKY BAKEWELL, who got engaged to her partner, Craig, on Christmas Eve! Also to our member, ALISON MATTHEWS, who recently got engaged to her partner, Andy – not only on his birthday but also on the day they got confirmation they’d receive the keys to their new home! And finally, to ... Read more →
  • Good Luck to James! 5th April 2018 JAMES HIGHTON, who was last seen as Franz in Rock of Ages has taken a short break from LAOS to pursue his dreams. James has started a nine-month contract as a singer at the five-star Ladram Bay Holiday Resort in Devon. We wish James the very best of luck. He will be missed. Read more →
  • Great Sadness 5th April 2018 It was with great sadness that we heard of the deaths of two ladies who have been such valued members of our society. BARBARA BATTISON you probably never saw, but when the curtain rose on a scene that brought an appreciative “Aahh!” from the audience, it was probably because of the extra little touches that Barbara’s ... Read more →
  • Congratulations! 4th October 2017 Congratulations to our member Cazz Lander who swam the English Channel not once but twice this summer! Cazz swam as part of two relay teams to raise money for Aspire; a charity that does amazing work to support people affected by spinal cord injuries. LAOS are very proud of Cazz and pleased we have been ... Read more →
  • Saddened To Hear 4th October 2017 The society were saddened to hear of the recent death of Marjorie Speight.  Marjorie joined the society in 1947 and took part in 2 shows alongside her fiance Peter who she married in 1948. The arrival of sons, Alan & Mike, prevented her from appearing in further shows but Marjorie continued as a non-acting member, ... Read more →