Earlier in the year The Chameleons were approached to take part in Jump4London, A unique programme to break a world record for the worlds largest photo, a kilometre long panorama featuring hundreds of active school children and local people jumping. The work was displayed at Excel from June 2nd – 9th 2012. More info @ www.jump4london.co.uk
We are deilghted to have been nominated for a number of awards by NODA – The National Operatic and Dramatic Association – London Region and the Barnet and District Drama Festival.
The Chameleons have been nominated for the NODA “It’s Behind You” Best Pantomime Award for our 2012 production of Dick Whittington.
This is our fourth year running, having been nominated for our 2011 production of Sleeping Beauty, awarded the top prize or our production of Beauty and the Beast in January 2009 and nominated for our 2010 production of Jack and the Beanstalk. Our 2011 Souvenir show programme for this production was highly commended and named overall 3rd in its class from 239 productions.
We were also nominated for The Shinfield Players Scenic Award for our production of The Hollow – Autumn 2008. Congratulations to all involved in these productions.
We are now regular members of the Barnet and District Drama Festival.
We are delighted to confirm that Catherine Waters (Best Actress Category) and Kathryn Priest (Best Supporting Actress) both recieved nominations for The Scottish Play 2011 and the show was warmly recieved. Congratulations to both.
In 2010 we were awarded the Andew Forney Memorial Trophy – Adjudictor’s Special Award for ‘Allo ‘Allo.
The Barnet and District Drama Festival is one of the best established in the London area, has been running since the 60s. With adjudication stretching from February to May, it attracts a wide range of competing societies from the area offering thirteen trophies in most aspects of stagecraft.
NODA, founded in 1899, is the main representative body for amateur theatre in the UK. It has a membership of some 2500 amateur/community theatre groups and 3000 individual enthusiasts throughout the UK, staging musicals, operas, plays, concerts and pantomimes.