Sparkling Carousel – A Review

The following review our production of Carousel appeared in the local press in 1996: The Arts Theatre in Belfast is this week playing host to a production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s spectacular musical Carousel. Although premiered in 1945, this show […]

The Boy Friend – Review

Fortwilliam Musical Society, winners of the inaugural Londonderry Festival in March, put themselves firmly in contention for the Northern Ireland Festival of Light Opera last night. Their production of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend impressed the adjudicator Jimmy McClatchie. He […]

First Memories of FMS

To commemorate our 10th anniversary in 1987, Genny Laverty wrote the following piece to describe her early memories with our company. Just for an extra challenge, she decided to write them to the tune of Gilbert & Sullivan’s A Modern Major-General. […]