Audition time for Iolanthe

The Savoy Society of Ottawa announces that auditions for Iolanthe start November 28th, 2015. Call (613) 727-6321 for an appointment, or email info@ottawasavoysociety.org. The show will be stage directed by Meredith Matthews, and music directed by Gloria Jean Nagy. You will be asked to prepare a song (preferably from the show), and bring sheet music for the accompanist. You may also be asked to read lines for the audition committee. Iolanthe is a comic Gilbert and Sullivan operetta, featuring a large chorus and triple-threat leads (singing, Read More +

Love and Marriage

Savoy Fall Concert The Savoy Society of Ottawa presents their annual fall concert featuring works by Gilbert & Sullivan, F. Lehar, Broadway favorites by Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hammerstein and more under the musical direction of Gloria Jean Nagy. The concert will be held at Saturday November 21, 2015 at 7:30 at St. Stephen’s Presbyterian Church. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at the door, from concert performers or at: Leading Note  370 Elgin Critter Jungle 1405 Carling Granata Music 1568 Merivale For more Read More +

Latrines for Ghana Benefit Concert

A benefit concert to raise funds for badly needed latrines for a village in Ghana will be held Thursday November 12 at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Kanata. The concert will feature choirs, drummer, singers and instrumentalists and includes Savoyards Betty Ann Bryanton, Al Neill and Barry Read. The concert is the result of efforts by musician Liliane McKennirey, who has in the past assisted people in a village in Ghana. She became aware this summer that the village desperately needs latrines. Current facilities are so Read More +