Actors get set to take the stage

HARTLEPOOL’S adult and junior stage societies are preparing to perform two new shows to audiences.

Acorn Antiques’ The Musical, based on the classic Victoria Wood sketches, will be Hartlepool Stage Society’s next production.

It follows their show Let Us Entertain You which was performed at the town’s Grand Hotel.

A read through of the script will be held on Tuesday, June 11, at the Stage Society hall, in the town’s Glamorgan Drive, Hartlepool.

It starts at 7.30pm and new members are always welcome. Auditions for the show will be held on Sunday, June 23.

Meanwhile, Hartlepool Junior Stage Society will start rehearsing for their next production, Cinderella and Rockerfella, on Tuesday, June 18, at 6.30pm. New members are welcome.

Hartlepool Stage Society and Hartlepool Junior Stage Society will also perform at the town’s Holy Trinity Church’s summer fair on Saturday, July 6, which takes place from 1pm-3pm.

For information about membership or ticket sales contact Sarah Barton on 07882 576863.