Monthly Archives: May 2016

Canine Comedy at Millman Street Centre

Today, Millman Street Community Centre members were delighted to learn that Gudrun’s regular Comedy workshop at the centre was to be augmented by Bernard at the piano, and also by William, a great big, hairy, lovely old black Russian terrier. Members … Continue reading

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Rucker-Ducker! Finale of All Together Opera at Millman Street Centre

Last Friday (20th May) saw the final All Together Opera workshop at Millman Street Community Centre.  With Ashley again at the much-maligned piano, singer Rebecca was again joined by Charlotte, who warmed up for her upcoming stint at Glyndebourne by … Continue reading

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All Together Opera: Penultimate Workshop at Millman Street

Last Friday (May 13th) saw the penultimate All Together Opera workshop at Millman Street Community Centre by members of the Royal Opera House.  As well as Rebecca, and Ashley again at the fabled Millman Street piano, the ROH contingent also … Continue reading

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Lengthily Titled Extravaganza: An Evening at the Mary Ward Centre

Last Thursday evening (12th May), Millman Street Community Centre members were treated to another performance at the Mary Ward Centre.  As ever, the Mary Ward Centre Players performed in period costumes. “It was very, very good,” said Ivy, “An extravaganza … Continue reading

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In A Key of its Own: the HCA Piano at All Together Opera

On Friday 30th April, Millman Street Community Centre again played host to an All Together Opera singing workshop by the Royal Opera House.  Rebecca (ably accompanied by Ashley on the piano) had our members singing along to a variety of … Continue reading

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“The Kaiser’s Pickelhaube Used as a Gazunda”: The Shakespeare Hut Project

Next Tuesday (10th May) from 1:30pm to 3pm, Millman Street Community Centre will host the second of two workshops by Digitaldrama, commemorating the centenary of the YMCA Shakespeare Hut.  Located on the corner of Keppel Street and Gower Street in … Continue reading

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Hanging Up Her Spurs: Sue Leaves HCA After 35 Years

Last Friday (April 29th) Millman Street Community Centre said a fond farewell to Sue Shickle, after thirty-five years.  Members, staff and volunteers all endeavoured to give Sue a fitting send-off to end her tenure on a high note.  There was … Continue reading

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