Anything Goes in Axminster

16:59 15 November 2012

A staged scene from Anything Goes

A staged scene from Anything Goes

Archant

Banish those winter blues and join Axminster Operatic Society on board the liner the SS American in Cole Porter’s fabulous show Anything Goes.

This show is one of the greatest musicals of all time.

Written in 1934, Anything Goes portrays all the glitz and glamour of the age with great songs such as Anything Goes, Blow Gabriel, Blow, and All Through the Night.

Combine iconic songs with dance routines, wonderful costumes and a genuinely amusing script and you have the recipe for a thoroughly enjoyable evening.

Denise Churchett, the director of Anything Goes, said: “This is the first show I have directed with Axminster Operatic Society and I am really enjoying the experience.

“We have a great and talented cast and they are working really hard to make sure that you, the audience, have a truly memorable evening.”

Anything Goes runs until Saturday, November 17, beginning at 7.30pm in the Guildhall, in Axminster.

A matinee performance is also being held on the Saturday beginning at 2.30pm.

Tickets are available from the Archway Bookshop in Axminster, telephone 01297 33595.

0 comments

Other Entertainment Stories

Yesterday, 18:30
Whats on

One of the region’s must-see aerial spectaculars will be soaring away in less than a week’s time.

Read more
Sunday, July 5, 2015
World cup rugby comes to Exmouth

The Webb Ellis Cup - rugby’s greatest prize - is coming to Exmouth on Wednesday, July 8, as part of the Rugby World Cup 2015 Trophy tour.

Read more
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Who's Next

Don’t be too disappointed if you weren’t able to get tickets to see The Who perform at this year’s Glastonbury.

Read more
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Exmouth Light Orchestra in rehearsal

As Exmouth Light Orchestra rehearses for its summer concert on July 18, some of its members have been describing what they like about the 80-piece ELO.

Read more
Friday, July 3, 2015
Laurie Ward of The Barefoot Bandit

Exmouth’s music fans have much to enjoy this weekend. Tonight (friday, July 3) The Barefoot Bandit (pictured) appear at The Merchant, performing reggae covers and originals.

Read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Circus of Horrors. Photo: Ken McKay/Rex Features.

The Circus of Horrors – the show that stormed into the finals of Britain’s Got Talent in 2011 – is returning to the Exmouth Pavilion in August for some ‘bloody marvellous entertainment’. And you can win two tickets to the show!

Read more
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Exmouth Light Orchestra

Exmouth Light Orchestra’s 70 members have been working hard all term to create an unusually varied programme of musical styles and moods.

Read more
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Wood(bury) Stock 2015. Doctors Orders. Photo: Neil Ewins.

A successful blues, roots and folk music festival took place recently at Woodbury’s Malsters Arms.

Read more
Monday, June 29, 2015
Devon-based Flute Cake will offer a sparkling recital ‘Flute Fancies’ at Budleigh Music Festival's lunchtime recitals.

The Budleigh Music Festival (July 10-18) will feature a diverting range of music and artists at its popular lunchtime recitals.

Read more
Sunday, June 28, 2015
The Night Glow at Tiverton Balloon & Music Festival is a stunning spectacle.

The Tiverton Balloon and Music Festival 2015 is only two weeks away.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 20°C

min temp: 14°C

Most Read Entertainment

Great British Life


Great British Life

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition today E-edition



Exmouth's trusted business finder