Brussels Light Opera Company

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Here is the list of newly elected committee members, as already announced during the virtual AGM held on 13th September 2020. Chairman:  Tony Lowe, Treasurer:  Alex…
Due to the COVID-19 measures of the Belgian government BLOC has made the decision to postpone 'The Addams Family' until February 2021 (actual date and location to be confirmed).  Customers who have…
In accordance with the government guidelines on COVID-19, all BLOC activities have ceased, up to and including 3rd April 2020. The Committee is constantly monitoring the situation, and will update…
The Audition Panel has had a tough time choosing a cast from the numerous great auditions we saw and heard from so many very talented people. In the end the panel were thrilled with the group who…
A very big thank you to all those who came out for auditions for the Addams Family. In the end we had almost 100 candidates for our initial (watch that space) cast of 40. It was such a great sounding…
The auditions for BLOC next show have started. Unfortunately, it is no longer possible to register. If you are interested to support BLOC in any way, backstage or front of house, now is the time to…
This year's AGM will be held at De Kam Cultural Centre in Wezembeek-Oppem on Thursday, 26th March 2020.   If you feel like standing for a position on the…
Dear members of BLOC, Dear friends of BLOC, May we take this opportunity to wish you all a successful and prosperous 2020! We hope you had a calm period between the years and that you are raring to…
Yesterday evening, BLOC has held its introduction evening for its next show, The Addams Family. Thank you very much for all your interest and the huge turnout. Audition registration will close on…
Kiss Me Kate - 21-24 November 2019 This Autumn BLOC will be performing Kiss Me Kate, written by Samuel and Bella Spewack with music and lyrics by Cole Porter. You can find more details here.
Chairman for the last 4 years, Diana has managed to keep the standards of management and show performance at an all-time high. Thank you, Diana for your sterling service for BLOC over the years!  
Our astonishing costume team starts to get noticed outside BLOC! They have made it to the front page of Uitgekamd, the De Kam March 2019 newsletter that has just been published. Thank you ladies! …
A very happy and healthy 2019 for all BLOC members and friends! May 2019 be an excellent year. Our new season has started, yesterday, with the practice evening for aspiring soloists for The Sorcerer…
On Tuesday 11 December, BLOC held their Information Evening for our spring production 2019: Gilbert and Sullivan's (G&S) "The Sorcerer".  The show will be performed 5 times at De Bosuil, from 23…
The photo gallery of our last show is now online. You will find them under the menu "Productions". Just hoover over "Past Productions", choose "Gallery" and then Oklahoma!
BLOC's majestic new production of Oklahoma is in it's final rehearsals, the sets are primed, the costumes getting their final tweaks. There are still some seats left, so if you plan on coming, get…
Tickets are now available for our November 2018 production, Oklahoma!   Book yours here! Early bird prices available until 9 October 2018.
"They couldn't pick a better time to start in life It ain't too early and it ain't too late" This week BLOC kicked off our autumn 2018 season with the first rehearsals for Oklahoma! The principals…
Today, Sunday 9 September, BLOC held our annual late summer barbeque. It was a lovely sunny afternoon in the courtyard of De Kam. There was loads of yummy food, and much great company. There was…
The Brussels United Theatre Technicians (BUTT) held their annual awards ceremony on the 7th of July 2018. The "Butties" celebrate and reward excellence in those who have worked on any shows put on by…