It’s been a few years, 16 in fact, since we last presented Oliver!
But it’s back for Easter 2020.
Directed by Kerry Lewis , MD’d by Will Rowse and Choreographed by Jude McLellan it promises be be as much fun as ever.
Auditions are at Madelvic House, Granton Park Ave, Edinburgh EH5 1HS on Sunday 12th December at 10am.
The show runs at Edinburgh Academy, April 15th – 18th.
Email Kerry at FCTOLIVER@hotmail.com if you are intending top audition.
FCT’s Easter 2018 show is Loserville by James Bourne of Busted and Son of Dork fame. Directed by Alex Gordon, Choreographed by Kirsten Macdonald and MD’d by Eilidh Park. All three are ex cast members and debuting as a production team.
It’s a fast paced fun show about life as a teen in Loserville USA.
Here’s the trailer
At Edinburgh Academy 11th – 14th April, 2018 at 7.30 with a matinee on Saturday 14th at 2.30.
Tickets £13 A £9 Conc. Family 2A 2C £35. All tickets £8 on Saturday matinee at 2.30pm.
Steven Schwartz’s (Godspell, Wicked) Tony Award winning latest offering , the 33rd longest musical in Broadway history no less, is our Fringe 2017 offering.
It’s a first for FCT, indeed may be a first production in Scotland, and is directed by Hayley Scott, our MD is, once again, Gus Harrower and Choreography is by Natasha Rose. It’s something of an FCT dream team.
First up though, we have the matter of auditions…
We’re delighted to announce that we have two blockbusters lined up for 2014.
From 9 – 12 April Ronan Radin will direct Hairspray at Edinburgh Academy with assistance from Andrew McDivvit (MD) and Katie Renton (Choreography). Clare Saunders and Dan Gilmore will be assisting on musical coaching , Jack Nixon is assisting Katie Renton on choreography with ‘Jimmy’ assisting Ronan.
Auditions were held on Sunday 15th December f at Trinity Academicals Rugby Football Club and a cast of 43 was selected. Our biggest for some time.
In August (more details later) Claire Stewart (supported by Kerry Anne Rae (MD) and Lynne Moyes (Choreo) will present our biggest ever show. Les Miserables (at Inverleith Church Hall)
To say we are excited about these two highly contrasting shows would be something of an understatement!
Next Year FCT will be staging 13 The Musical at The Pleasance Theatre in Edinburgh.
It’s been a smash hit on Broadway and is full of fantastic numbers like these ones.
This is the title track
And a few more…
The production team will be led by Ronan Radin, MD’d by Andrew McDivvit and Choreographed by Katie Renton; all three making their production debuts for FCT but all three ex cast members. A lot of fun is guaranteed.
AUDITIONS ARE JUST AROUND THE CORNER!
We’re all very excited about the auditions on Sunday.
Please be there, at Bangholm, prompt at 10am as we want to crack into the fun workshops we have planned!
If people have problems making the full day then please do get in touch as there may be a way to get round it!
We’d really appreciate it if you could all let your friends know about the auditions as it would be great to have as many people as possible. Please share this link on facebook (we’ll be checking to see who has actually done it).
If you have any questions then please get in touch with our director at firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking forward to seeing you all on Sunday!
The production team x