April Evening

14

2018

Sunday

April

When:

Where:

How Much:

7:00 pm

Victor Harbor Town Hall

$10

Host

Serenity Ogilvie

Since joining the theatre world in 2012, she has played violin, viola, piano, one-fourth of a barbershop quartet and several prostitutes all for the South Coast Choral and Arts Society. Recently graduated with a Bachelor of Education, she is working part-time at Murray Bridge and keeping herself busy playing synth for the upcoming production of the Addams Family and lending a hand with Encounter Lutheran College's the Sound of Music.
 
In her spare time, she enjoys reading, listening to music, walking along the coast, playing games and eating chocolate! She is grateful to the Centrestage Crew for giving her and others the opportunity to perform regularly which has grown her confidence immeasurably.

Band (In alphabetical order)

Belinda Britton

Belinda has been accompanying performers across SA and internationally for the past 15 years. A teacher by trade, Belinda has worked with primary and high school choirs, orchestras, soloists and musical casts as a conductor, accompanist and director. Career highlights include working on Alice in Wonderland, Grease and Bugsy Malone, writing and co-directing the primary school musicals River of Dreams and Pure Imagination: 100 Years of Roald Dahl at the Hybernia Theatre, Prague, Czech Repuiblic, and conducting/accompanying choirs at the Christmas Markets in Prague’s Old Town Square. Now residing on the Fleurieu Peninsula, Belinda is accompanying SCCAS’s production of Les Misérables, and is excited to be part of Centre Stage’s Broadway project.

Emma Muhlack

Emma grew up on stage, with her first competition being poetry recitation at the age of five. A singer, actor, and bassist, she has performed in choirs, poetry recitals, classical voice competitions, Shakespeare, musicals, concert bands, cover bands and house bands. When she's not performing, rehearsing, or recovering, she's doing her PhD in public health ethics at the University of Adelaide.

Tim Wormald

After a short-lived career on the recorder as a 7-year-old, Tim returned to music upon entering high school and has been playing drums and tuned percussion ever since in a range of musicals, jazz ensembles, and as an accompanist for solo performers. When not behind a drum kit, he enjoys food and making teenagers write essays about poetry.

Performers

(In alphabetical order)

Alexis Bruce

Alexis Bruce is 12 years old and is a Year 6 student at Encounter Lutheran College. 
Lexie, as she is affectionately known, is passionate about dance and singing and undertakes lessons in both. She competes in competitions for dance and vocal. Lexie has an amazing vocal coach in Ali Dunbar Lexie also loves craft, reading, bike rides and family walks with her puppy.
Lexie’s first musical performance was as Little Cosette in SCCAS Les Miserable.
Lexie is no stranger to the stage performing in dance concerts, school musicals, vocal music evenings, concerts, choir, school ‘Wakakirri’ story dance and now Centrestage whenever she can, all since the tender age of 3!

Billie Crewe 

Billie is 11. She enjoys acting, singing, playing keyboard and making friends wherever she goes. She is happy, fun, caring and has just the right amount of crazy.  Billie in new to theatre but can’t get enough, and is the perfect outlet for her natural dramatic flair.

Ali Dunbar

Ali's love of musical theatre has sustained her since childhood. Since performing in several shows throughout high school, she has been cast in a number of local SCCAS productions, including The Pirates of Penzance, Jesus Christ Superstar and My Fair Lady. Ali's own performing has been tabled for the last two years while living in London, and has instead invested in young voices as vocal teacher for Trinity Performing Arts. She is thrilled to return to performing as part of CentreStage.

Jasmyn Evans

 

I enjoy acting, singing, playing piano and attending rehearsals for musicals. I’ve been interested in theatre since I was about 10, but doing Victor Harbor High School’s ‘Annie’ Musical made me love performing even more. In the future, I hope to turn my passion into a career.

Joseph Giblin

Joseph has been acting and singing since he discovered his passion for theatre as a child. Though never formally trained in either singing or acting, his passion for the performing arts pushed him to teach himself, with John Owen-Jones, Alfie Boe and Ramin Karimloo his main inspirations. He has performed in Marie Clark Musical Theatre's Jekyll and Hyde and their production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee as Mitch Mahoney, as well as one of his bucket list roles of Marius Pontmercy in South Coast Choral and Arts Society's Les Miserables.

Harrison Golledge

Harrison Golledge is 16 years of age and has been passionate about theater since a young age. He is currently taking formal vocal lessons and is involved in Musical Theater dance classes. Harrison has been involved in the local theater company, Zest Theater group’s production of Beauty and the Beast, West Side Story and Wicked. He has also had various roles in multiple school musical productions with titles that include Spamalot, Peter Pan and Alice in Wonderland, just to name a few. Once he completes Year 12, he plans to study Performing Arts.

Natalie Harding

18 year old Natalie has been passionate about music from a young age, and recently expanded that passion to include musical theatre. Currently studying a Bachelor of Arts in Performing Arts at the University of South Australia, she has been enjoying the challenges and new experiences the genre offers. She recently played the role of Eponine in South Coast Choral and Arts Society's production of Les Miserables.

Eloise Morriss

Music in her life and has been involved in local musical theatre for many years. In 2012, her musical theatre debut was shared with the cast and crew of the Sound of Music with SCCAS. This led er hto then do more shows with SCCAS such as Annie Get Your Gun, The Wizard of Oz, My Fair Lady, and their upcoming production of Les Miserables. Eloise has also been a Zest Theatre Group's Hairspray, Beauty and the Beast, Grease and West Side Story. This budding young actress hopes to pursue a career in the performing arts after she finishes school at the end of next year.

Emma Muhlack


Emma grew up on stage, with her first competition being poetry recitation at the age of five. A singer, actor, and bassist, she has performed in choirs, poetry recitals, classical voice competitions, Shakespeare, musicals, concert bands, cover bands and house bands. When she's not performing, rehearsing, or recovering, she's doing her PhD in public health ethics at the University of Adelaide.

Jonathan Ogilvie

Jonathan has appeared on stage numerous times since 2012, including in Jesus Christ Superstar, Pippin, Les Miserables and Side Show. He directed Jack and the Beanstalk in 2015, followed by Cinderella and the Pirates in 2017. He is currently directing The Addams Family with SCCAS. Jonathan has performed with SCCAS, Hills Musical Company, Granite Community Band and is a regular performer at CentreStage.

Serenity Ogilvie

Meet Serenity! 
Since joining the theatre world in 2012, she has played violin, viola, piano, one-fourth of a barbershop quartet and several prostitutes all for the South Coast Choral and Arts Society. Recently graduated with a Bachelor of Education, she is working part-time at Murray Bridge and keeping herself busy playing synth for the upcoming production of the Addams Family and lending a hand with Encounter Lutheran College's the Sound of Music.

In her spare time, she enjoys reading, listening to music, walking along the coast, playing games and eating chocolate! She is grateful to the Centrestage Crew for giving her and others the opportunity to perform regularly which has grown her confidence immeasurably.
 

Oliver Reschke

22 year old Oliver has been performing secretly in his bedroom from a very early age. His recent venture onto the stage with SCCAS playing the role of Thenardier in Les Misérables was his first since 2013 where he featured as Algernon Moncrieff in his year 12 drama production of ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ by Oscar Wilde, and as one of the narrators in ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’. He received high praise for both roles from his mother.

During his four year hiatus from acting he has been an annoying tourist in eight foreign countries (some more than once), lived and worked in Japan for a stint, was involved in a prestigious amateur choir, graduated Uni, and decided to stop cutting his hair and shaving, not necessarily in that order.

Chris Searle​

Christopher's inclination toward the performing arts became apparent during his high school career, appearing in an abundance of school shows, such as The Wizard of Oz, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, and The Importance of Being Earnest. Upon graduation, Christopher ventured further into the amateur theatre scene, with notable appearances in The Producers, Hairspray, Hamlet, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.  Christopher most recently appeared as Ruthie in South Coast Choral and Arts Society's 2017 pantomime 'Cinderella and the Pirates’ and in their 2018 production of ‘Les Misérables’.

Aria Stevenson

Aria Stevenson is 18 years old and has been singing since before she could talk. She has grown up performing and loves being on stage. Aria is currently studying Yr12 at Victor Harbor High School, but she doesn’t let that get in the way of performing. As well as having the amazing opportunity to be a part of South Coast Choral and Arts Society’s Les Misérables ensemble, and Victor Harbor High School’s production of Annie, as Grace, her latest stage appearance was as a specialist dancer in Zest’s We Will Rock You. Her favourite pastimes include singing, acting, and pretending she can dance. Aria is very much looking forward to the opportunity to perform in this month’s CentreStage.

Tia Stevenson

Tia is a 14 year old girl. She enjoys acting, singing and trying to play the saxophone. She is bubbly and super energetic like most of the people she surrounds herself with. The theatre is her favourite place to be and although she has limited experience with solo performances she has enjoyed both big and small ensemble parts over the past few years.

Ebony Threadgold

Ebony is 17 years old and has been singing for as long as she can remember. She developed a love of acting and musical theatre in primary school and has only grown to love it even more since then.  She has played characters such as Big Deal in ‘West Side Story‘ with Zest Theatre Group and Taylor McKessie in ‘High School Musical’ with Victor High. She recently appeared as Khashoggi in ‘We Will Rock You’ with Zest Theatre Group and will be appearing in the ensemble of Addams Family with SCCAS in May. Ebony started singing lessons last year and hopes to further develop her singing and acting skills so she can play larger roles in the future.

Flynn Turley

Flynn has just appeared in zest’s we will rock you as buddy but he started musical career with Zest’s first show which was Suessical, then he took a five year break from musicals until his school sucked him back in to musicals with High School Musical. Since then, Flynn has been non-stop appearing in musicals such as Wicked (in the chorus), Annie (as Mr Warbucks) and he is soon to appear as Lucas in SCCAS upcoming show; ‘The Adams Family’

Billie Turner

Billie Turner is twenty-one years old, and has been acting and singing since she was seven. She has been involved in several choirs and acting troupes throughout her life, as well as drama classes throughout high school. She began her career in musical theatre since 2014, when she made her debut playing Chef Louis in Pelican Productions’ “The Little Mermaid Jr”.

Since then, she has been involved in several music theater productions, playing characters such as Boris the Spy in “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” and The Witch in “Into the Woods”, Madame Thenadier in “Les Misérables”, and Bridget in “Bring It On” which makes it’s return season in August of this year. She is also the lead vocalist in Adelaide alternative rock band, The 4 Star Heroes.

Kiera Turner

Kiera is 23 years old and has been singing for many years. She was a member of the Special Interest Music Program at Brighton Secondary School, winning the Concert Choir award in 2012. She has since been a member of the Elder Conservatorium Choir in 2014.

She has been performing in musical theatre for only a few years, doing Forbidden Broadway with Blackwood Players in 2015, and The Little Mermaid and Into The Woods with Adelaide Youth Theatre in 2016. She played her first lead role as Johanna in Sweeney Todd in 2017 and in 2018 has played Cosette with SCCAS and was part of The Gilbert and Sullivan Society’s Phantom of The Opera. She has also played the Violin for Annie, Nunsense and  as well as performing at Broadway Sessions and being a regular at Centrestage. She is excited to announce that later this year she will be originating the role of Mary Shelley in a new musical ‘Out of Chaos’ about the life of Mary Shelley, the author of Frankenstein.

Eilish Webb

Eilish Webb is 18 years of age and is a soprano singer and a character actress from Strathalbyn. She has been singing for about 7 years and has played leading roles with Hannah Catherine Productions in Murray Bridge, Adelaide Theatre Academy and school productions. Her roles include Wendy in Peter Pan, Sarah Brown in Guys and Dolls and Little Red Riding Hood in Into the Woods. She has just finished performing in the 2019 Fringe Production of Oliver, playing Mr. Bumble. Her next project is to direct a community amateur production of the musical “The Pajama Game”.

Tim Wormald

After a short-lived career on the recorder as a 7-year-old, Tim returned to music upon entering high school and has been playing drums and tuned percussion ever since in a range of musicals, jazz ensembles, and as an accompanist for solo performers. When not behind a drum kit, he enjoys food and making teenagers write essays about poetry.

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