Smycms Reunion

It has been rumoured that The Frank Spencer Trio are about to re-form and perform at a Smycms Reunion next year. Watch this space. Advertisements

New show, GOLDRUSH.

Have received a message from our ex-M.D. Jerry Gregson looking for people to join a new Musical to be staged in September 2015, called Goldrush. ” As a retired SMYCMS M.D. I have once again come out of retirement to M.D. a new show entitled Goldrush. (No, I didn’t write this one.) This is set to … Continue reading

M.A.M.A. over the rainbow.

Wizard Of Oz

Going to see the Matinee performance of Musselburgh Amateur Musical  Associations 2014 production of The Wizard Of Oz, seemed like a good idea at the time, that is until I saw the many groups of children heading to the theatre. Oh no I thought, kids can be noisy I said, I needn’t have worried as … Continue reading

Get wise and Advertise.

tit willow, tit willow, tit willow.

Just received the winter/spring 2013 edition of Sardines, a magazine dedicated to promoting amateur theatre in the UK, and it is full of interesting articles and reviews. It also has a show guide where amateur societies can place an unlimited number  of free entries advertising up coming shows, sadly it seems that it hasn’t quite … Continue reading

Edinburgh Am Dram, Healthy?

Warrick Hunter as Sweeney Todd

Putting Smycms problems to one side for the moment, its good to see that Edinburgh’s  Am Dram scene seems to be  in good health, recent productions of Sweeney Todd by Edinburgh Music Theatre and Carousel by The Bohemians Lyric Opera Company both received favourable reviews in the Evening News recently and by all accounts were well … Continue reading

This May Be our Last Song Together.

The Finale of Guys and Dolls, lets hope its not the Finale of The Smycms.

As you are no doubt aware The Smycms have been trying to stage Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. Sadly for Smycms insufficient people were prepared to audition for the show and it is therefore not possible to continue with this production. Those people who did attend the auditions last Monday evening are extremely keen to … Continue reading

Rehearsal Update

When you need a Guy but there's none to be had, you can guess that we'll dress a dame as a lad. OH MY GAD!!

We have had to suspend rehearsals for Seven Brides For Seven Brothers until January 2012 when we will be in a better position (we hope) to finalise the Rehearsal Schedule. There does seem to have been a bit of confusion recently regarding rehearsals being on or off, sorry for this, but part of the problem is that … Continue reading

you got me singin’ the blues.

beggin' your pardon sir, The Smycms here, have you any men you could spare?

Remember, all company members should attend tomorrow, Monday 5th for rehearsal at St Michael’s Church 7:30pm, see you all there, you will have received a notification by e-mail from Clubbz about Monday and also an e-mail about Principal auditions that were scheduled for next Sunday 11th December, unfortunately we have had to postpone these auditions … Continue reading

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