Monday, 13 February 2012

Committee Meeting (10th February 2012)

Congratulations to Lauren Mooney who will be directing 'How To Disappear Completely and Never Be Found' by Fin Kennedy at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year. Audition dates to follow after Easter.

In Attendance:
Sam Butler
Martin Poile
Maggie Hayes
Lauren Mooney
Tom Ready
Branwen Jones
Fenella Corrin
Allie Hearne
Alastair Clarke

Rio Matchett

Luke Barton

- Website - committee decide it is too much for a student to undertake - decision was made to hire a website designer to create a new LUDS website for the fee of £500. LM and TR have had meeting to discuss the contents of website.

- ISDF Sheffield- end of June. LUDS to apply before 14th February in order to be in line for an early bird discount. The play 'Closer' will be performed to be directed by Connie Flint. Auditions to take place in Week 4 - four characters (2 male/2 female).

- Ex-LUDS member, Igor Memic runs theatre company in London. Has asked LUDS if they would like to perform 'Closer' in Camden as part of his Spring collection.

- 26 hour fund raiser at the Guild on March 2nd-3rd. LUDS taking part with the following activities:
1. Improvisation games lead by AC
2. Stand up
3. Mary-Jayne Cooper in talks with MH to direct and perform a play
4. Marathon of old LUDs plays on DVD - sell sweets/pop corn for charity.
Hopefully LUDS can be a real presence at this event.

- Congratulations to RM and AH (and all the other society Social Secs) for a fantastic evening at the Performing Arts Ball.