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  • ‘Annie’ – Final Cast List

    February 3rd, 2017 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    Well, after a busy few weeks, we finally have a complete cast for the summer Musical.  Please find the completed List on our ‘Annie’ page.

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  • NODA – Award Nominations for 2016

    January 29th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    Please find the full list of nominations for the 2016 NODA South West Awards. Huge congratulations to the following: Zoe Harwood for Outstanding Choreography The ‘Noises Off’ Team for Best Comedy Production

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  • ‘One Man, Two Guvnors’ – Last Chance for Tickets

    January 29th, 2017 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    Described by the Daily Mail as ‘the funniest show on the planet’. One Man, Two Guvnors is a glorious celebration of British comedy featuring satire, songs, slapstick and glittering one-liners. This acclaimed smash-hit has been seen by over one million people worldwide, even the Queen! Adapted from Carlo Goldoni’s A Servant of Two Masters, Richard […]

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  • Cheltenham Playhouse Theatre – Holy Grail

    January 29th, 2017 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    In preparation for CODS’ 2018 Summer Musical, the Playhouse have offered our Members (and their friends and family) a discounted rate for the screening of the film ‘Monty Python & the Holy Grail’.  This is taking place on the evening of Wednesday 28th March, at 19:45, which also happens to be Eric Idle’s birthday. If […]

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  • NODA – December 2016 Newsletter

    January 29th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    Apologies for the delay, but here is the NODA Newsletter for Decmember 2016.

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  • ‘Annie’ – Cast List & Re-Auditions

    January 22nd, 2017 | Productions, Uncategorized | CODS | No Comments

    Thank you very much to all those who attended today’s Annie auditions. After some very tough deliberations, the cast has been decided and can be found on our Production page. As you will see, there are still some roles to fill.  Therefore, if you wish to audition for another part or have friends who might […]

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  • ‘Annie’ – Audition Time-Line

    January 20th, 2017 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    Please find below the proposed plan for Sunday 22nd January, at Swindon Village Primary School: 10:00 – Pre-audition for the cast of 1M2G 10.30 – Audition for remaining Children’s Ensemble roles 10.45 – Auditions for those involved in 1M2G 12.00 – NYC song and dance audition for anyone wishing to audition for the Ensemble ONLY. […]

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  • ‘Legally Blonde’ – Financial Update

    January 11th, 2017 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    Whilst CODS is not all about the money, the financial stability of this society relies on the odd show turning in a profit.  I am so pleased to announce that the 2016 Summer Musical made a staggering £6,000. Well done to all involved – an amazing achievement!!!

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  • CODS Winter Ball – Photos Available

    January 11th, 2017 | Uncategorized | CODS | No Comments

    Well…what can I say?!? I’m sure those who attended the CODS Winter Ball would echo my sentiments that it was a fabulous event filled with yummy food, drinks a plenty, intense dancing, and of course…………MUCH laughter!!! I would like to take another opportunity to thank all those who bought a ticket, the CODS Committee for their […]

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  • Choir – New Season

    January 11th, 2017 | Choir | CODS | No Comments

    The choir were kept busy in December with a very a well-received concert at St Luke’s church, plus another couple of appearances at a charity craft fair and The Stable restaurant. We are pleased to inform all CODS members that the new choir season will commence on Tuesday 31st January at 7.30pm. The venue is […]

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  • ‘Sweeney Todd’ – Production Team

    January 11th, 2017 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    We are pleased to announce the beginnings of our Production Team for the 2017 Autumn Musical. Check out our Sweeny Todd page for further details.

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  • ‘Annie’ – Auditions

    December 19th, 2016 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    For those wanting to be considered for a part in the CODS Summer Musical at the Playhouse, please check our show page for date, time and location details for both Pre-Auditions and the Auditions themselves.  You will also find the Character Sketches for the remaining uncast parts.  Please keep checking the website for audition pieces […]

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  • CODS Winter Ball – Table Plan & Food Orders

    December 19th, 2016 | Uncategorized | CODS | No Comments

    For those lucky enough to be coming to the social event of the year, please take a gander at the main Winter Ball page and check the Food Orders and Table Plan. If there are any issues, please contact Keir Kille directly.

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  • ‘Annie’ – Children’s Cast List

    December 11th, 2016 | Productions | CODS | No Comments

    WOW!!! What an afternoon!!! We were totally blown away by the effort, enthusiasm and talent shown to us during today’s Audition Workshop.  Unfortunately we cannot cast you all, and some incredibly difficult decisions had to be made.  Nevertheless, we are extremely pleased to announce our children’s cast list for the 2017 summer musical production of […]

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  • CODS Winter Ball – Accommodation

    December 5th, 2016 | Uncategorized | CODS | No Comments

    If you are one of the lucky 100 that has purchased a ticket for the CODS Winter Ball, it’s now time to choose your frocks and tux!!! For the frisky, lazy, or heaviest drinkers amongst you, please visit the Winter Ball Page to find out how to book one of the fabulous rooms made available to us.

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