Monthly Archives: February 2017

Marines Pre-Sale

Tickets for the joint concert between UVHS Wind Band and The Royal Marines will go on pre-sale this Thursday (23rd) and Friday (24th) from the Box Office at The Coro.  On these two days, tickets can only be purchased in person (not over the phone or internet), but there is no limit to the number of tickets an individual can buy.

The password is:  Lizzie’s Band

Also – a reminder that we are running a trip to see the award-winning musical adaptation of The Commitments at The Palace Theatre in Manchester on Saturday 8th April. Students and parents are invited to come – see attached letter…

Commitments letter

Please contact Mr Butler if you wish to go


Royal Marines Tickets

A reminder that tickets for the Massed Band concert with the Royal Marines go on pre-sale next Thursday and Friday (23rd & 24th Feb) to parents and staff  –  the password for tickets is:

Lizzie’s Band

Balcony  –  £17.50 (no concessions)
Front Stalls rows A-E  –  £14  (£10 under 16s)
Rear Stalls rows F onwards  –  £12 (£9 OAPs, £6 under 16s)

The Commitments – theatre trip for students & parents

We have got hold of 30 tickets to see the smash hit musical ‘The Commitments’ on Saturday 8th April. This trip is not only open to students but also to parents & friends  –  we really don’t mind who goes, everyone is welcome!!!!!

Tickets are £60 each including a great seat in the stalls  (with room for dancing!), transport and insurance.  Coach leaves at 9.45am – travel to The Lowry for shopping & lunch – show starts 2.30pm @ The Palace Theatre – back to UVHS by 7pm.

All details are on the letter here:  Commitments letter


Marines Concert

Marines poster 2017Please advertise this wherever possible. Tickets go on pre-sale to parents on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th Feb (notice change of date), and general sale to the public on Monday 27th. Please distribute on social media etc…..

Details of the ‘social’ with the Marines Dance Band on the 26th May will come out soon (after the Friends have firmed up details)

Friends of UVHS Music meeting

Dear All,

The next Friends meeting will be next Tuesday, 14th Feb (I know what you’re all thinking … what an old romantic Mr Butler is!!).  We will be discussing the forthcoming Marines concert in May and reviewing the Christmas events among other things.

All are welcome  –  6.30pm-7.15pm in the meeting room in A Block.