The Sainsbury Singers blog

Latest news from our productions and other activities

The Sainsbury Singers blog

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Free Colouring Activities!

Bored at home? Need something to do during isolation? Our mascot Frank has embarked on his very own series of adventures – available now to download and colour in!
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A Guy and Doll blog #2

 Meet Nathan Detroit (Steve Cox) So our first rehearsal, Wendy – our producer – gives us a summary of her vision for the show and each of the characters and…
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A Guy and a Doll #1

 Meet Sky Masterson   My name is Matt and I play the role of Sky Masterson, a gambler who makes a bet that he can take any woman to Havana.…
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Peach Quest Winners!

On Saturday 2nd March, four of our cast members, Michael, Josh, Chris and Emma, woke up early and headed to the BBC Radio Berkshire studios. They called themselves “Guys and…
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Singers at Christmas

    We always start our Christmas season with our annual Christmas Concert at St Peter Church Caversham. It is free entry, with a donation on exit which is split…
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Little Blog of Horrors #5

  Opening night of Little Shop of Horrors went up with a bang! Read what our Urchins had to say about their first night as Chiffon, Crystal and Ronnette.
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Little Blog of Horrors #4

Follow Crystal, Ronnette and Chiffon as they update you on how the cast are feeling leading up to show week!
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Little Blog of Horrors #3

Follow Crystal, Ronnette and Chiffon as they update you on how the rehearsals have been going through the summer and into Autumn.
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Little Blog of Horrors #2

Follow Crystal, Ronnette and Chiffon as they update you on how the rehearsals have been going through July.
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Little Blog of Horrors #1

Follow the Sainsbury Singers through their rehearsals for Little Shop of Horrors with our regular blog feature by our Crystal, Ronnette and Chiffon.
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New Beginnings Update

Read our update about New Beginnings and the amazing work they have been doing over the Christmas period, and how we have been able to support their work.
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Top Tips for Auditions

Whether you’re a pro or it’s your first time, auditioning is always scary. Here are some Top Tips from our members on how to get through auditions night.
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Gospel Workshop

Back by popular demand – Jo Sercombe will be leading a second Gospel workshop on 1st September 2018! Read more to find out how to book.
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It’s Christmas Time!

“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear” – view our December schedule and where you can hear us and join in this Christmas.
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Top Tips for Show Week

It’s Show Week! We asked our members for their Top Tips for how to survive Show Week.
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New Beginnings

For our production of Godspell, we are partnering with a local charity and raising money to help the homeless and needy in Reading. Read about our visit to the charity…
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Stars of the Show!

Four members of the Sainsbury Singers attended the NODA London Festival Weekend for the presentation of awards on Sunday 4th June 2017.