Seeing double - drama group invites entries for 80s celebrity lookalike contest

August 24 2017

A DRAMA group is searching for 1980s celebrity lookalikes for a competition linked to its next production.

A DRAMA group is searching for 1980s celebrity lookalikes for a competition linked to its next production.

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group will perform the hit comedy musical The Wedding Singer in the town over four days in the autumn.

It is set in 1985 - a time of wide shoulder pads and big hair - and the company is running the contest in order to give away two tickets for its opening night.

Anyone who wants to enter should send a picture of themselves by email to publicity.committee@tmtg.org.uk or drop their entry into the Lisa Costa estate agency at 53 High Street, Thornbury, on Saturdays only. The closing date is Wednesday, October 11.

The show will run in the Armstrong Hall from Wednesday, October 25, to Saturday, October 28, at 7.30pm. There will also be a 2.30pm matinee on the Saturday.  

Tickets cost from £10.50, with group discounts available. They can be booked online at www.tmtg.org.uk, bought from the box office by calling 07516 270140 or picked up at the Lisa Costa office from Saturday, September 23. 

Entries received for the lookalike competition will be displayed at the Armstrong Hall during the show’s run.