FREE SESSION FOR YOUR FRIEND!!
Tell your friends to come along to a free trial session on Saturday at St Albans Theatretrain! Call 01727 768085/ firstname.lastname@example.org to book!
THEATRETRAIN 20TH ANNIVERSARY SONG WRITING COMPETITION 2012 1. YOUR SONG NEEDS TO BE BETWEEN 3’00” AND 3’40” 2. YOUR SONG CAN HAVE ANY TITLE BUT THE SUBJECT MATTER IT NEEDS TO BE ABOUT IS “TIME”. IT CAN BE CONNECTED TO THE SUBJECT IN ANYWAY AT ALL 3. YOUR ENTRY MUST BE A RECORDING OF THE SONG PLUS A (TYPED) LYRIC SHEET. 4. THE RECORDING MUST BE OF A VOICE AND AT LEAST ONE INSTRUMENT. UNACCOMPANIED SONGS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. THE ACCOMPANIMENT CAN BE AS SIMPLE OR AS COMPLICATED AS YOU LIKE AND THE SONG IN ANY STYLE YOU WISH. 5. SONGS MAY BE WRITTEN BY A SINGLE PERSON OR A DUO/TRIO/GROUP 6. EVERYONE INVOLVED MUST BE CLEARLY LISTED AT THE TOP OF THE LYRIC SHEET AND WHETHER THEY CONTRIBUTED TO THE MUSIC (COMPOSERS) OR THE WORDS (LYRICISTS) AND OF COURSE WHAT CENTRE THEY COME FROM AND THEIR AGES. 7. RECORDINGS WILL BE ACCEPTED IN ANY FORMAT - WHATEVER MAKES IT EASIEST FOR THE STUDENT TO SUBMIT THEIR ENTRY. SO FOR EXAMPLE A STUDENT MAY SEND THEIR SONG IN ON CD OR AS AN MP3 OR THEY MAY TAKE A VIDEO OF THEMSELVES SINGING/PLAYING THEIR SONG AND SUBMIT THAT. 8. IF SONGS ARE SUBMITTED ON VIDEO PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO NEED TO DO ANY SORT OF PRESENTATION. COSTUME/MOVES ETC ARE NOT REQUIRED WE ARE ONLY JUDGING THE SONG ITSELF NOTHING MORE 9. ALL ENTRIES MUST BE EMAILED/POSTED TO HEAD OFFICE AND MUST BE CLEARLY LABELED OR HAVE IN THE SUBJECT HEADING “ O2 SONG WRITING COMPETITION” 10. CLOSING DATE IS SEPTEMBER 12TH 2012. CENTRES SHOULD ENCOURAGE STUDENTS TO GET ON WITH THEIR SONGS STRAIGHT AWAY AND IT WOULD BE GREAT TO HAVE SOME ENTRIES IN BY THE END OF TERM BUT THE SUMMER HOLIDAY IS ALSO INCLUDED IN ORDER TO GIVE THE STUDENTS THEIR OWN TIME TO COMPLETE THE PROJECT. IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH CENTRE TO GET THE SONGS IN ON TIME, AS LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. 11. STUDENTS MAY SUBMIT MORE THAN ONE SONG 12. THE PRIZE: THE WINNING SONG WILL BE ARRANGED AND THEN PERFORMED BY THE WHOLE OF THEATRETRAIN AND A 20 PIECE ORCHESTRA AT THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW AT THE 02 ARENA ON JULY 14TH 2013
NOWTHEN PHOTOS ARE LIVE!
of the show you can buy your DVD direct from Colbridge Videography by the following methods: call Bridget
on 10206 860090 or online by paypal via www.colbridgevideography.co.uk
Any one want to order SHOW PHOTOS?!!!!!
www.richardwashbrooke.photoshelter.com -> galleries scroll down to a folder
This coming saturday we will be having a song writing workshop with the amazing Meagan Cottone. We will also be having a party/celebration to congratulate everyone on the show… have a think of some good party games!!!
NOW THEN SHOW!!!
The NOWTHEN show at Sadlers Wells Theatre was fanatastic yesterday - WELL DONE ALL STUDENTS!
We are so proud of all of you, you worked so hard and all of your teachers and Claire and I thought the show was outstanding!
See you sat for a party and musical production workshop(AT HEMEL)!!!
Just a reminder that we will be at Welwyn again this Saturday!
Please bring your props and wear your show t shirts, and black leggins, black socks and dance shoes.
Please go over your choir moves this week - we want you to shine out of the choir on Sunday!!!