Saturday 13 May 2017, Amey Theatre, Abingdon School
Some of Oxfordshire's finest entertainers came together for a one-off evening of entertainment at the Amey Theatre. Download a flyer here.
The Tim Whitehead / Pete Oxley Quartet
The Tim Whitehead / Pete Oxley Quartet are made up of award winning and critically acclaimed jazz musicians Tim Whitehead (Saxophones), Pete Oxley (Guitar), Raph Mizraki (Acoustic and Electric Bass) and Paul Cavaciuti (Drums). We are thrilled that such busy musicians were able to fit us into their performing schedule!
The Lin Marsh Singers
We were delighted to welcome the interntationally renowned composer and singing teacher Lin Marsh to lead a Singing for Performance workshop during the day of 13th May.
Participants from the workshop showed off the skills they learnt from Lin - and very impressive they were!
Find out more about Lin by visiting her webpage on Faber Music.
The Marsh Tompsett School of Dance
Marsh Tompsett School of Dance is an environment where children of all ages and abilities can access high quality training. With an emphasis on originality and creativity, students are encouraged to reach their potential in a fun and friendly atmosphere where dance is taught with energy, enthusiasm and pace.
Thirty students from the school demonstrated their skills ahead of their dance exams.
You can find out more about the school by visiting their website.
The Oxford Drum Troupe
Founded in 1998, Oxford Drum Troupe play vibrant and pulsating rhythms from West Africa. Playing various African instruments, most commmonly the drum called the "djembe", Oxford Drum Troupe perform traditional rhythms from Senegal, Guinea, Mali and the Ivory Coast.
If you would like further information regarding Oxford Drum Troupe please contact us via email at - firstname.lastname@example.org
Richard Soames is an actor, writer, comedian and improviser. In 2015 he took his debut solo show to The Edinburgh Festival, where it received critical acclaim before transferring to London’s Kings Place Theatre. He also co-wrote and performed in The Foster’s Best Newcomer Award Nominated show The Story Beast which played a sell-out run at The Soho Theatre in January 2016. Richard is one quarter of BBC Radio 4, Chortle-Award nominated sketch group The Beta Males. He also plays Lord Fear in Knightmare Live and in 2016 played Feste in Grassroots London’s production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night at The Leicester Square Theatre. Richard is a UK cast member of the award-winning improv show Monkey Toast and has guested with Austentatious and Grand Theft Impro. His radio and TV credits include various roles on Michael McIntyre's Big Show, Radio 4's Sketchorama, the BBC3 short Made for Each Other and Forget Me Not, an award-winning short film which received its UK premiere at the London Comedy Film Festival.