Awards success for local am-dram groups
Berwick Operatic Society and Spittal Variety Group were celebrating at the annual NODA Awards held at The Marriott Hotel, Newcastle, on Saturday.
Corey Learmonth won the Rising Star Award for his portrayal of Oliver!, directed by Lisa Summers and Laura Catterall, of Berwick Operatic Society.
Kirstie Jamieson picked up a Performance Award for her portrayal of Nancy in the same production. Special mention must also go to Levin Bell and Sam Rogers for their roles in the show.
Georgina Faed won a Performance Award for her part in Journey of a Lifetime, directed by her father Stuart for Berwick Operatic Society.
The society also won the Concert Award for the same production.
Spittal Variety Group won the Pantomime Award for The Pied Piper, directed by John Mabon and Susan Burn. Corey Learmonth won a Performance Award for his role as a rat. A runner’s-up Performance Award also went to Morgan Flannigan, also a rat in the same production.