Buddy gets 'Holy'!

Church Wilne Rotary and Amici Productions present
A Buddy Holly Concert – in aid of St Mary's Church, Draycott
10th February 2018

The Cast of 'Buddy' and Church Wilne Rotary Club joined forces again recently to raise over £2,400 for St. Mary's Church in Draycott.

'Amici Productions' an amateur group performed 'Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story' at the Duchess Theatre in Long Eaton last September, which was so successful, raising over £10.000 for good causes, that they were asked to reprise the show again for the church. The event was a sell-out with over 200 Tickets sold.

The cast of Buddy in full swing.

Buddy Holly entertains.

The capacity audience singing and dancing along.

Rev Gary Dundas, who is also a Rotarian, said "It was a complete joy to see the church filled to capacity with people dancing, singing and having a good time. This is what the church should be all about. I only wish I had them in my congregation on a Sunday morning!"

Rob Holsnam who played "Buddy", thanked Church Wilne Rotary club for inviting them to relive the show again for such a good cause. The Church needs £70,000 to complete their restoration work.

The audience enjoying the entertainment.

Ready for the finale now.

For more information on Rotary, our speaker evenings, events and the main activities organised by our club please contact our Secretary, Mick White at: rccw1220@gmail.com

Adrian Perkins
For the Rotary Club of Church Wilne


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