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Sweet Charity begins in Morningside

Sweet Charity begins in Morningside

Bob Fosse’s 1966 Broadway hit Sweet Charity, which follows the misadventures of a gullible New York dance hall hostess, arrives at the Church Hill Theatre this week thanks to local amateur company Allegro.

October 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
Allegro seek big spenders for Sweet Charity

Allegro seek big spenders for Sweet Charity

Allegro, the Edinburgh-based amateur musical theatre society, are accepting applications for a Director and Musical Director for their Autumn 2013 production of Sweet Charity.

January 29, 2013 | By | Reply More
Pictures – The Wedding Singer

Pictures – The Wedding Singer

Here’s a few of John Wood’s pics from Allegro’s treat of a production of the Wedding Singer.

October 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
Review – The Wedding Singer

Review – The Wedding Singer

Packed with bounce and swaggering with confidence, Allegro’s production of the Wedding Singer is a hearty – and slightly unexpected – treat up at the Church Hill Theatre all week.

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Review – Copacabana

Review – Copacabana

★★★☆☆  Passionate:

The music and the passion are right in place in Allegro’s bright production of Copacabana at the Church Hill Theatre until Saturday. But while the fashion is frothy – and the dresses are, on occasion, “cut down to there” – it doesn’t go as far in that direction as it might.

October 29, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
There’s a Lola going on up at the Church Hill

There’s a Lola going on up at the Church Hill

Allegro stage Manilow’s Copacabana By Thom Dibdin Music and passion should be all of the fashion in Morningside this week, as the Allegro amateur musical company stage a new production of Copacabana, the musical which draws on Barry Manilow’s top ten hit of 1978 for its inspiration. Copacabana the stage musical, with its story of […]

October 25, 2011 | By | Reply More
Æ Review – The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas

Æ Review – The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas

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Great musicality and strong staging mark out the production of the Best Little Whorehouse in Texas from local amateur company Allegro, running at the Church Hill Theatre all week.

October 28, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Æ News – Best Little Whorehouse fast tracks to Morningside

Æ News – Best Little Whorehouse fast tracks to Morningside

Local amateurs Allegro return to Church Hill By Thom Dibdin Edinburgh amateur musical company Allegro are to stage Larry L. King and Peter Masterson’s provocatively titled The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas at the Church Hill Theatre this week. First staged on Broadway in 1978, Best Little Whorehouse ran for a total of 1584 performances. […]

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