Performing Arts Academy is signing up members for new term

Membership registration is now taking place for the autumn term of the Performing Arts Academy run by Carrick on Suir Musical Society.

Membership registration is now taking place for the autumn term of the Performing Arts Academy run by Carrick on Suir Musical Society.

The Academy’s classes resume on Thursday, September 1 and will continue on Thursday evenings for 14 weeks from 5pm to 7pm for boys and girls between the ages of 5 and 15.

If parents wish, they can pay some money in advance between now and Thursday, August 25, which is Open Day for those who will not have registered by that date.

There is a new tutor for the Dance Academy that also commences on Thursday, September 1 between 7pm and 8pm for boys and girls between the ages of 12 and 16.

The classes will run for seven weeks.

There is a great opportunity for the boys and girls in the two Academies to be involved in the Musical Society’s annual pantomime, which will be “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”.

The show will be staged at the Strand Theatre from Sunday, October 23 to 30.

The next fundraising effort for the Strand Theatre is a table quiz at 9.00pm in the Theatre Bar on Friday, September 9. A table of four costs €20.

And back by popular demand is the Musical Society’s “Best of Broadway” on Saturday, September 24.

For further details telephone the Theatre at (051) 645050 or go on-line to www.carrickmusicals.com.