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Billy Elliot The Musical - Elton John - VOCAL PERFORMANCE ACADEMY CATHERINE FRANCOISE Music Dance Drama WORKSHOPS MUSICIANSHIP SIGHTREADING AUDITION

 

 


To celebrate 10 years of VPA we are producing

LES MISERABLES (Schools Edition).

All aged 8-19 welcome to join our cast ~ current &

paststudents and of course newbies! Please spread the

word invite others to join our 10th Anniversary Celebration

And be involved in this fantastic show! 

 

Re auditions/Les Mis rehearsals: 


We continue rehearsals and auditions this Sunday 22nd Jan

at GX Memorial Centre Youth Club which is the building

behind the main centre through the gate on the right of the

building, from 2pm

We will continue workshopping/auditioning for all parts,

seeing how people work together as well as sing a solo. 


As rehearsal period is relatively short we hope everyone will

fully commit to all Sunday rehearsals from now until the

show, but please fill in the N/A forms for any unavoidable

dates /times you may not be able to attend. 


Main rehearsal time is 2-5pm but occasionally people may

be called (if they are available) from 12 noon or 1pm on the

Sunday and/or called until 6pm depending on the part

played/scenes worked on.

PERFORMANCES

 

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Tech & Dress Rehearsals


Sat 1st, Sun 2nd, Mon 3rd April

 

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6 Public Show Performances 


7pm every evening 


4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th April 


Plus 2pm matinee on Sat 8th. 

 

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REHERSALS 


11 x Sunday Afternoons from 15th

January


N/As can possibly be accommodated if

notified in advance at the beginning of

rehearsals.

 

We will also be doing additional afternoon

and evening rehearsals during Half Term from

Tues 14th Feb to Fri 18th Feb with those who

are available.

 

People can audition for any parts they wish and we will

go through all music for all parts on Sunday and give you

music books and librettos.

 

Normal VPA fees apply and can be paid in instalments

but we do not wish anyone to be excluded so please

speak to me if needs be. 

 

We look forward to seeing you on Sunday ~

 
#DoYouHearThePeopleSing!


#LesMisGXvpa2017

Many thanks!

 

Catherine Françoise


Director VPA

07850 617775

Our Next Production is

 

LES MISERABLES

 

OPEN AUDITIONS

for All Parts & Company

Sunday  15th & 22nd January 2017

Show 5th to 8th April 2017

 

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Dick Whittington ans His Cat

 

VPA DW

 

BOOK ONLINE @

www.TicketSource.co.uk/VpaDW

(Booking fee applies)

Dick Whittington Performances are at the

Gerrards Cross Memorial Centre (SL9 7AD)

 

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LES MISERABLES BID SING

To Book a Place on the Day Follow the Link Below

www.TicketSource.co.uk/VpaLesMisBigSing

VPA Productions

VPA Add

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Aladdin Gerrards Cross

Aladdin Gerards Cross VPA

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Summer School 2014 VPA

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FORTHCOMING PERFORMANCE

An exciting new venture for us! . . . . . . . . Vocal Performance Academy is delighted to be suporting Co-Opera Co singing Opera choruses in A NIGHT AT THE OPERA Gala Ashcroft Theatre, Fairfield Halls, Croydon Friday 28th February

Featuring Music from well loved operas including ~~ CARMEN ~~ TURANDOT ~~ LA TRAVIATA ~~ MARRIAGE OF FIGARO and many others

 

RECENT PRODUCTIONS...

Our 5th Chritmas Fabulous Family Panto SNOW WHITE was another Great Success!

Looking Forward to seeing you all! Panto magic, fun and music from the fabulously talented students of Vocal Performance Academy!
* Music from Hairspray, Tangled, Enchanted, Barnum, Glee, Littke Mix, The Lion King and more! Something for ALL the Family
* Brilliant script by David Phipps-Davis
* Fabulous choreopgraphy from Ziggie Sky Ward, Jordan Matthews and Kelly Zena

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Do you LOVE Singing, Dancing & Acting?

Do you want to learn Songs & Routines from West End & Broadway Shows from Industry Professionals?

Do you live in South Bucks Chalfonts area?

Are you aged 7 ~ 16?

VPA WEST END to BROADWAY SUMMER SCHOOL is just for you!

Songs and Dance routines from hit shows such as SHREK ~ MATILDA ~ MARY POPPINS ~ CHARLIE and the CHOCOLATE FACTORY ~ WICKED ~ LES MISERABLES ~ OLIVER ~ LEGALLY BLONDE ~ A CHORUS LINE ~ SINGING IN THE RAIN ~ HAIRSPRAY ~ CATS ~ VIVA FOREVER ~ GHOST ~ MAMMA MIA ~ HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL ~ SISTER ACT ~ CHARLIE GIRL ~ LET IT BE ~ BARNAM & More!

Come for the whole week or just a day or two

Show for friends & Family Saturday 31st @ 4pm

Fantastic Value at £160 for the full week ~

Less than £6 an hour!

Or Bring a friend and both you, and they, get a £50 discount EACH and the week will cost just £110!

Call now to book your place on 07850 617775 or email: info@vocalperformanceacademy.co.uk for your application form

Don't miss it!

 

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To see past productions

Click Here

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For more information

Call 01753 889946
Call or Text 07850 617775

Email: Tickets@VocalPerformanceAacdemy
or

Catherine@VocalPerformanceAcademy.co.uk

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Billy Elliot's 5th Anniversary Show Party

at the Victoria Palace Theatre  

Sir Elton John

Sir Elton John with Catherine Françoise

Nick Evans Resident Director

Nick Evans ~ Resident Director for Billy Elliot at London's Victoria Palace with Catherine Françoise ~ Founder and Creative Director of VPA ~ Vocal Performance Academy

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Vocal Performance Academy

BILLY ELLIOT The Musical

JULY 2010

Billy Elliot V~P

Click on picture above to enlarge and then click again when you

see the picture to enlarge for the second time!

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PAST STUDENT SUCCESS
 
Fabulous Picture of JENNY COLEMAN


as the FACE of the Royal Northern College of Music Vocal Studies !

Jenny will start her final year studies the RNCM in September 2011
 
Jenny started singing lessons with Catherine in Yr 8 at the age of 12
and went on the pass many singing grades including
Grade 8 Singing and Grade 8 Music Theatre with Distinction. 
She got through to X-factor Boot Camp the year Leona won,
then did a Foundation Course in Music Theatre at Arts Ed
before winning a place to study singing at the very prestigious
Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester 3 years ago.
 

CONGRATULATIONS Jenny!

 

VOCAL PERFORMANCE ACADEMY ...

The Professional Theatre Academy that combines Excellent Training with High

Quality Performance Opportunities

NEW VPA Academies coming soon in Bucks, Herts, Middx & Surrey!

ASK about YOUR area!

 

PREVIOUS PRODUCTIONS include ~

  • MUSICALS THROUGH THE DECADES (Robertswood School July 2011)
  • ..
  • BILLY ELLIOT The Musical (Compass Theatre April 2011)
  • CINDERELLA (Chalfont Community Centre December 2010)
  • BILLY ELLIOT The Musical (Watersmeet Theatre July 2010)
  • JOURNEY TO OZ (Summer School 2010)
  • SNOW WHITE & THE SEVEN DWARFS (Chalfont Com Centre Dec 2009)
  • LITTLE WOMEN-The Broadway Musical (Compass Theatre July 2009)
  • WHO SHOT THE SHERRIFF? (Summer School 2009)
  • THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE Broadway Version (Compass Theatre 2009)
  • AN EVENING WITH JUDY GARLAND (Compass Theatre May 2009)
  • CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR (Compass Theatre Dec 2008)
  • THE JUNGLE BOOK (Compass Theatre October 2008)
  • SONGS THAT WON THE WARS (Regent Hall, London April 2008) ..
  • .
  • FROM BROADWAY TO THE WEST END (Beacon Centre July 2007) .
  • IT'S A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING (GX Memorial Centre July 2006)

CONCERTS ~

  • ETON COLLEGE for the London Run & Slough Homeless
  • AMERSHAM FREE CHURCH for the 2012 project
  • ST PETER'S CHURCH Chalfont St Peter for their refurbishment
  • GERRARDS CROSS MEMORIAL CENTRE for Water Aid
  • REGENT HALL - OXFORD STREET for Help for Heros

 

EXAMS ~

100 % EXAM Pass Rate with

TRINITY GUILDHALL Singing , Piano & Recorder

LAMDA Acting

LCM Music Theatre & Pop Vocals

60% at DISTINCTION and 35% at MERIT !

 

COME ALONG and TRY a Class or Workshop - ...

We'd love you to JOIN US for our Exciting 2011-12 programme !

ALL ages!

  • SINGING Classes - Mon & Tues (SEE Class Schedule for times)
  • Saturday DANCE Classes ~ Tap, Jazz, Street, Ballet, Lyrical
  • (See Class Schedule for times)
  • Sunday MUSIC THEATRE Academy 2 - 5.30pm

Try One or All Three!

There are some great offers for all three!

FOLLOWING the enormous Success of our 2 productions of BILLY ELLIOT The Musical in July 2010 & April 2011 come and join us!

Sunday

MUSIC THEATRE

Workshops

2 - 5.30pm:

 

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For more information about taking part on stage or backstage please contact Catherine Françoise at

Vocal Performance Academy

on

01753 88 99 46 or 07850 617775 

or send an email to.

  E-Mail:   Catherine@VocalPerformanceAcademy.co.uk

 


 

Catherine
Catherine Françoise

Founder and Creative Director

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  Past and Guest Directors


Kelly Zena
Dance Teacher & Choreographer

 

 

Miranda
Miranda Dawe

Guest Director 

 


Lucy Elbourn

Dance Teacher & Choreographer

 

 

Rob Kirby
Guest Director

Ian
Ian MacDonald
Course Director


Adam Maskell

Guest Choreographer 

 


A C Garcia

Guest Choreographer 

 
 
 

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