Morley Amateur Operatic Society

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"Forbidden Planet" was a winner

Everyone involved in "Return To The Forbidden Planet" last September knew that it was a spectacular production, and this was confirmed at the Leeds Civic Arts Guild's award ceremony held on the 3rd of September at the Carriageworks Theatre in Leeds. The show was nominated in two categories for Best Musical and Best Visual Presentation. Members were delighted when it was announced that we were awarded Best Visual Presentation, but unfortunately we missed out on Best Musical. Two of the cast were also nominated for Best Performance in a Musical (Stuart Marshall and Joanne Cooke). Three of our young members were nominated for the Tony Hoyland Youth award (Beth Lancaster, Ashley Young and Matthew Lee) and Matthew was speechless when he went up on stage to collect his… Read more