Beautiful day for a wedding proposal

The audience at Duns Opera's cowboy musical Oklahoma! was stunned and delighted on Saturday night when lead actor Ben Foreman closed the show by proposing on stage to his leading lady and real-life girlfriend, Marie Tucker.

Thursday, 14th April 2016, 09:11 am
Curley (Ben Foreman) and Laurey (Marie Tucker) sing 'Oh what a beautiful morning' .

Ben, who played cowboy Curly McLain, and Marie, who was farm girl Laurey Williams, had earlier teamed up to sing its best-known song Oh, What A Beautiful Mornin’.

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It turned into a beautiful evening for Ben who completed his final thank-you speech by going down on one knee and popping the question to Marie, who said yes!