Noël on the airwaves, our heartfelt thanks…and merry Christmas!

What a year! It feels like just the other day we were wishing there was just “One Day More” of our repeat production of Les Misérables (May); celebrating exactly 20 years of Youth Chorale brilliance with Showtime III: All Grown Up (July); and ringing in the Christmas season with Noël earlier this month!

We’ve also received all approvals for building our own home (you can find details about the Marionettes Property Fund here), so we have every reason to hope that 2016 will be another year for breaking ground, literally and metaphorically!

The Marionettes perform Noel

Christmas with the Marionettes 2015

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Noël: Christmas with the Marionettes 2015

Noel-event-page

It’s that time of year again! Christmas is coming, which means concert time! The Marionettes’ three choirs return to Queen’s Hall this December 3rd to 6th with Noël, the third and final production of our 2015 season! Tickets for Noël You can pre-order your tickets online today (scroll to the end of this page for [...]

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Showtime III: Celebrating 20 years of Marionettes Youth

Marionettes Youth Chorale Showtime III

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!

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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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