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Showtime III: Celebrating 20 years of Marionettes Youth

Marionettes Showtime III Celebrating 20 Years of the Youth Chorale

For one night only, the BP Marionettes presents a concert celebrating the 20th anniversary of our multi-talented Youth Chorale, with an array of special guests, including the Marionettes Children’s Choir and adult choir. Join the official Facebook event page today! [Continue reading...]

Behind LES MIS: Meet Kathleen & Gail, our visiting US string players

Gretta conducts the LES MIS orchestra including,  American Kathleen Foster (viola), American Gail Hernández Rosa (1st violin), and Trinidadian Amanda Manmohan (violin).

The Harmony of Music: An interview with Les Misérables string players Kathleen Foster and Gail Hernández Rosa By: Rachael N. Collymore There’s something about a chorus of voices, harmonised as one. It is this desire and spirit of togetherness that moves them from show to show. On Friday 22nd May, it will be no different as [...]

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The ladies of LES MIS: in their own words

Newsday Womens Weekly Ladies of Les Mis

Carol Quash of the Newsday Women’s Weekly chatted with the leading ladies of Les Misérables. She asked everyone two things: what their experience was working with the Marionettes and on Les Mis, and what their plans were for the future. Here’s what they had to say (in alphabetical order).

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The BP Marionettes’ 2015 season launches with May re-staging of Les Mis!

Les Mis save the date

Next month, the BP Marionettes kick off our busy 2015 season with a re-staging of our critically acclaimed production of Les Misérables at the Queen’s Hall. Running for just three nights, the production coincides with worldwide commemorations of the 30th anniversary of  “the world’s favourite musical”; Les Mis opened in London in 1985.

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Season’s greetings, and Christmas Peace on TV & Online!

Marionettes Christmas Peace 2014

It feels like just the other day we were premiering our sold-out performances of Christmas Peace at Queen’s Hall! All proceeds go to the Marionettes Property Fund. For those who missed it or would like to enjoy the concert all over again, we’re pleased to announce that it will be on television (and online via livestream) [...]

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This 4-7 December, celebrate Christmas Peace with the Marionettes

The curtain call at the Marionettes' "A Christmas Jubilee" in December, 2013. Photo: Butch & Allan Limchoy

Where on earth has the time gone? Wasn’t it just the beginning of 2014? Now not only is 2015 ’round the corner…but it’s time for Christmas with the Marionettes 2014: Christmas Peace! Tickets Early ticket bookings for this anticipated concert event have already started coming in, and there are special early bird discounts** on tickets [...]

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Les Mis Review by Eden Shand: Do you hear the people sing?

Marionettes Les Miserables One Day More

The Marionettes Chorale production of Les Misérables ended its run at Queen’s Hall last Sunday night to a deservedly standing ovation, in recognition of the superb handling of an outstanding theatrical property. It is outstanding, not so much because of the storyline of Victor Hugo’s novel about the struggle of the French post-revolutionary rebellious youth [...]

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