Am dram groups pick up prizes

Berwick Operatic Society and Spittal Variety Group were in the prizes at the National Operatic and Dramatic Association Awards 2016.

Wednesday, 14th September 2016, 12:42 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 12:59 pm
NODA (National Operatic and Dramatic Association) Awards 2016

Corey Learmonth (front of picture), 12, got the runner-up Youth Performance Award for his performance in Spittal Variety Group’s pantomime Jack and The Beanstalk last January.

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Berwick Operatic Society got Performance Runner-up Award for its production 9 to 5, The Musical, directed by Jane Rutherford, which was staged at The Maltings last April.

Both Corey and Berwick Operatic Society had been nominated for awards by their regional representative Kathryn Curry.