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  • Rep suggestions for 2023 πŸ˜ƒ

    Posted by Lynn Andrews on 10th November 2022 at 9:02 am

    How about ..,

    Mr Sandman

    Make Your Own Kind of Music

    Upside Down by Paloma Faith

    Shine by Take That

    How Deep Is Your Love by The Bee Gees (or a Bee Gees medley)

    The Man Who Can’t Be Moved by The Script/Straight No Chaser

    A Thousand and One Nights by the cast of Smash

    Pauline Symons replied 1 week, 5 days ago 10 Members · 26 Replies
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  • Zed Herbert

    Member
    10th November 2022 at 3:39 pm

    House of the Rising Sun

    The Impossible Dream

    The Time Warp

    Meet on the Ledge ( Fairport Convention)

    Solitaire Nina Simone version

    Cry me a River

    Ain’t got no- I got life

  • Sharon Russell-Surtees

    Member
    10th November 2022 at 5:07 pm

    I say it every year, but…

    Seal Lullaby -Eric Whitacre

    Sing the Body Electric

    Aquarius from Hair

    Michael in the Bathroom from Be More Chill

    Wig in a Box from Hedwig and the Angry Inch

    Stay from Amelie

    Sound of Music medley

    Mary Poppins medley (original or new)

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang medley

    Anything from Waitress

    Anything from Everybody Loves Jamie

    • Sharon Russell-Surtees

      Member
      12th November 2022 at 7:09 am

      Starmaker from Fame

      • Natalie Crockatt

        Member
        13th November 2022 at 1:04 pm

        Seconded anything from Waitress

        • Philip Crockatt

          Member
          13th November 2022 at 1:06 pm

          Yep anything from Waitress!

    • Jenny Smart

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      13th November 2022 at 5:34 pm

      Love The body electric and all of fame

  • Fiona Doonican

    Member
    11th November 2022 at 12:17 pm

    Joyful Joyful from Sister Act 2

    Waterloo Sunset

    Something close harmony (pentatonix/Manhattan transfer)

    Seasons of Love from Rent

    On the street where you live – My Fair lady

    Some Gershwin.

    • Natalie Crockatt

      Member
      13th November 2022 at 1:18 pm

      Yes Joyful Joyful!

      • Philip Crockatt

        Member
        13th November 2022 at 1:19 pm

        Or anything from Sister Act 2!

    • Jenny Smart

      Member
      13th November 2022 at 5:32 pm

      Would love to do Gershwin and Rent

    • Sophie Bishton

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      13th November 2022 at 9:02 pm

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    • Sophie Bishton

      Member
      13th November 2022 at 9:02 pm

      Love Sister Act, Gershwin and My Fair Lady!

  • Philip Crockatt

    Member
    13th November 2022 at 8:58 am

    Chandelier

    Pockets – only you

    • Philip Crockatt

      Member
      13th November 2022 at 12:59 pm

      Hahah Flying Pickets – Only You

      All Night Long – specifically this challenging version from Jacob Collier

  • Philip Crockatt

    Member
    13th November 2022 at 8:59 am

    Chandelier

  • Philip Crockatt

    Member
    13th November 2022 at 12:52 pm

    Thought you meant Enter Sandman 🀣

  • Natalie Crockatt

    Member
    13th November 2022 at 1:15 pm

    Bones – Josh Record

    Grow as we go – Ben Platt (also a nice duet version with Sara Bareilles)

    Beautiful city from Godspell

    Hold On – Wilson Phillips

    Sweet Dreams – Eurythmics

    Songbird – Fleetwood Mac

    The Parting Glass

    Cry me a River – Justin Timberlake

    Landslide – Fleetwood Mac or Dixie chicks version

    Rainbow or Slow Burn – Kacey Musgraves

    • Jenny Smart

      Member
      13th November 2022 at 5:35 pm

      Fleetwood Mac definitely

  • Jenny Smart

    Member
    13th November 2022 at 5:30 pm

    Definitely yes to Bee Gees medley

  • Jenny Smart

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    13th November 2022 at 5:31 pm

    Definitely yes to Bee Gees medley

  • Jenny Smart

    Member
    13th November 2022 at 5:38 pm

    Grease

    Wham

    Fleetwood Mac

    Saturday Night fever

    More Sondheim!!

    Chicago?

  • Jenny Smart

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    13th November 2022 at 9:02 pm

    Summertime from Porgy and Bess

    Feeling good

  • Sophie Bishton

    Member
    13th November 2022 at 9:15 pm

    I’d love some Lerner & Loewe like Gigi (my favourite, lush 8 part harmony in this one!), My Fair Lady, Camelot

    Rogers & Hammerstein medleys, like King & I

    Or more Sondheim! πŸ™‚

  • Mary Lenny

    Member
    14th November 2022 at 10:55 am

    A few gospel suggestions:

    Blinded by your grace pt2 – kingdom gospel choir

    Precious love – house gospel choir

    Shackles – mary mary

    Ain’t nobody – Chaka Khan

    Also would love a bit of Rodger’s and Hammerstein

  • Pauline Symons

    Member
    14th November 2022 at 12:48 pm

    Something Inside So Strong – Labi Siffre