Awards boost for Boyle and Castlerea Musical Societies

The nominations in the AIMS Adjudication & Awards Scheme 2015/2016 were announced recently in New Ross.

  Castlerea Musical Society’s Julie Heaney was nominated for the Best Female Singer award in the Gilbert section for the part of Sarah Browne in the society’s recent production of Guys and Dolls.

  Julie has been nominated alongside Jessica Hackett of Trim Musical Society (Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance) and Orla Jennings of Leixlip Musical & Variety Group (Sherrie in Rock of Ages).

  There was good news also for Boyle Musical Society who have been nominated for four  awards in the Sullivan section including: Best Comedienne, Best Stage Management, Best Technical and Best House Management.

Ballinrobe Musical Society also received nominations (Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor & Best Technical), along with Ballinasloe Musical Society (Best Comedian) and Athlone Musical Society (Best Choreogaphy, Best House Management & Best Programme).

  All award winners will be announced during the awards banquet, which will take place on Saturday, 18th of June in the I.N.E.C. in Killarney.