After a farewell announcement in this year’s programme Phoenix has had a transfusion of new blood and miraculously been reborn.

The Society intend to stage Gilbert & Sullivan’s H.M.S. Pinafore at the Curtain Theatre from the 26th to 29th February 2020. As normal it will be fully costumed and with a professional orchestra and Musical Director.

Rehearsals continue to be at Spotland Methodist Church, OL12 7DQ, starting Wednesday 4th September at 7.30 p.m. prompt. Anyone interested in either chorus or a specific part is invited to come along and join in this light-hearted opera.

Auditions will be held shortly after the Annual General Meeting which is set for 18th September. (provisionally 29th)