September 1, 2006
pooch gets the star treatment as he prepares for Burnham musical
dog will be taking a star role alongside members of a Burnham-On-Sea
drama group in its annual show later this month.
will be playing the part of Sandy in the Burnham Excellent Entertainment
Society's (BEES) performance of the musical Annie at The
Princess Theatre on Saturday September 9th and Sunday September
25 performers will be taking part in the show, which will be held
at 7.30pm on the Saturday night and 3pm on the Sunday afternoon.
readiness forhis performance, Monty was given a special grooming
at Sanders Garden World this week - and is pictured above with
co-star Annie (played by Emily Lang) and Garden World's Pet Centre
assistant Andy Roberts.
Ballantyne, BEES spokeswoman, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Sandy
the dog went down to Garden Worlds Pet and Aquatic Centre
for a special grooming session with co-star Annie to make sure
he looks his best when he appears on stage for the first time."
is a self-funded group consisting of more than 30 actors and actresses
and a further six members who work behind-the-scenes. It is one
of Somerset's longest running drama groups and celebrated its
12th anniversary this year.
for Annie are available on the door of the Princess at
£6.50 for adults and £5 for concessions. Alternatively,
they can be purchased in advance, at £5 for adults and £4
for concessions, by phoning the ticket hotline on 01278 792520.
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