Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • Extras Required

    July 9th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    We have been contacted by the Managing Director of a company looking for a TV commercial cast, for filming that will take place in Cheltenham on the week commencing the 31st July.  Extras and Featured Extras are required, and the commercial will be for a charity that connects with people of all nationalities and ages. […]

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  • ‘Allo Allo’

    June 11th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    “Good moaning. Now, listen very carefully, I shall say this only once” – Cheltenham’s Playhouse Company is presenting the stage version of one of the most successful BBC TV sitcoms of all time – ‘Allo ‘Allo by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft. Rene and his wife have stashed a priceless portrait – the infamous Fallen […]

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  • NODA – AGM & Summer School

    June 11th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    In September our Councillor for the South West Nick Lawrence will be taking on the prestigious role of NODA President for the next 12 months.  This will take place at the  NODA National AGM at The Palace Hotel Torquay on the weekend of September 23/24th. Nick  and the SW Committee would  be delighted to see as […]

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  • David Johnson Memorial Cup

    May 16th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    Congratulations to this year’s Festival winner of the prestigious award for the most promising young baritone – Josh Cottell

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  • SAVS – ‘Pirates of Penzance’

    May 16th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    If not done so already, get your tickets for the Cotswold Savoyards production of ‘The Pirates of Penzance’ (Broadway Edition).

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  • CODS Camping Trip 2017

    May 14th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    Our wonderful Social Committee have secured several pitches (some with electronic hook-up) at Denfurlong Farm in Chedworth for the weekend of Saturday 08th July. If you would like to get inviolved, please contact Mike Barwick. For more information on the site itself, please click here.

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  • Thank You

    May 14th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    A massive thank you to everyone that has volunteered to sell programmes for Annie and an even bigger thank to our lovely FOH managers Hannah Snary and Jamie Hayes. We have these wonderful purple sashes for you all to wear, they look particularly effective against black or dark clothes.  There’s nothing else to say except […]

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  • ‘Cilla’ the Musical

    May 1st, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

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  • Music to Delight

    May 1st, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

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  • New Show Committee

    May 1st, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    The time has come for CODS to begin the ever so important task of choosing new plays and musicals that will be added to the future repertoire or this ever improving society. Whilst obtaining quality production teams, technical personnel, and quality casts, one of the most important factors that have resulted in the growing reputation […]

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  • Remembering Doug Wells

    March 23rd, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    Yet again I have the sad news of announcing the passing of a long-term and dearly loved CODS Member.  Doug and his wife Betty were active members through the late 80’s, early 90’s, and Doug in particular enjoyed a good few leading roles. I cannot stress enough the importance that the history of this society brings.   The […]

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  • In loving memory of Trevor Jones

    March 5th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    We would like to take this opportunity to give our condolences to the family of Trevor Jones, a long-time Member of Cheltenham Operatic & Dramatic Society, who died last September.  Our cumulative thoughts and wishes are with you. The history of this society is one we must never forget, and it’s people like Trevor that […]

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  • Table Read – A Script Reading Group

    March 5th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

      For people with a shared keen interest in theatre or the visual arts who come together to read aloud scripts. Much like a book club only you don’t have to read the script in advance neither do you have to read aloud if you don’t want to! Whether its plays, musical librettos (accompanied by […]

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  • 2017 AGM

    March 5th, 2017 | News | CODS | No Comments

    Please consider yourselves invited to the 2017 CODS AGM, held in Christ Church’s Main Hall at 19:30, on Monday 27th March.   Agenda 2016 Minutes

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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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