Presentation on theme: "BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF BARBERSHOP SINGERS 40 TH ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION HARROGATE SING 2014."— Presentation transcript:
BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF BARBERSHOP SINGERS 40 TH ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION HARROGATE SING 2014
AWARDS-ANNIVERSARY DINNER A formal Awards Dinner with invited BABS guests. All clubs to be represented. A Royal Guest and Local Mayor have been invited. Venue: The Royal Hall has a banquet style seating capacity for 350 Thursday evening Entertainment: Selection of AIC & British Quartets.
DRAFT-CONTEST TIMETABLES Quartet Final TIME ON STAGE MW112:00 MW212:12 112:24 212:34 312:44 412:54 Interval 513:14 613:24 7-int13:34 8-int13:44 9-int13:54 MC114:04 BQC TRIBUTE 14:16 Presentations15:16 Clear by15:31 Chorus Finals session one ON STAGE MW1 10: : : : : : : : :22 INTERVAL 9 12: : : : : : : : :20 INTERVAL 18 14: : : : : : : : :20 INTERVAL-1HR Chorus Finals session Two ON STAGE 2716: : : : : : : : :50 INTERVAL 36 18: : : : : : : : :50 INTERVAL 45 20: : : : : :20 MC1 21:30 Presentations and Awards 22:00 Still on target for 50 competing chorus 40 confirmed contest entries to-date 3 N/A- Bolton-Mike cooling. BQC & Don Amos both non contestable choruses 7 advised as not competing 7 to reply 3 new prospective choruses All contest timings calculated on a 10 minute contest cycle Extended intervals during chorus contest used for yr & HoF presentations. QUARTET SEMI FINAL TIME ON STAGE MW113:15 MW213:27 113:39 213:49 313:59 414:09 514:19 INTERVAL 614:49 714:59 815:09 915: : : :49 INTERVAL 1316: : : :49 17-int16:59 18-int17:09 19-int17:19 Draw17:29 Clear by18:00
SATURDAY NIGHT RETRO SUPPER Venues: Hall H, Hall G, Saturday evening following Chorus contest. Retro Supper & first drink. Capacity for 1800 covers pre-sold as part of EB registrations Entertainment: AIC & British Quartets. Storm Front to host the evening Pre-bookable tables set up in different areas of the convention centre. Includes a retro supper and first drink £8.50
AIC QUARTETS Old School 2011Storm Front 2010 OC Times 2008 Crossroads 2009 *The Gas House Gang 1993 Vocal Spectrum 2006 A selection from the above AIC Quartets to be used throughout the weekend: Thursday night Awards Dinner; Friday evening Show; Saturday Master Classes and Sing with the AIC; Saturday night Cabaret Show and two Sunday Shows. *Baritone Brandon Guyton.
SHOWS Friday NightSaturday NightSunday MatinéeSunday Evening Monday Morning 2013 BABS Champions & Guests 2014 Men's Chorus 2014 Men's Quartet European Groups LABBS champions EU Guests AIC Quartets Cabaret Show & Retro Supper AIC Quartets timetabled on a Cabaret style circuit includes bookable retro supper and first drink Storm Front to host as unable to perform as a quartet on Saturday evening. AIC Chorus Show OC Times Crossroads Old School The Gas House Gang Storm Front Vocal Spectrum Anniversary Champs & Guests 2014 Men's Chorus 2014 Men's Quartet European Groups LABBS champions AIC quartets Comedy Hour + Hosted by Storm Front Meet your new 2014 champs Community singing Convention closing Show acts to keep non singing time to a minimum. Show emcees to congratulate the weekend contestants and trophy winners on behalf of all show acts.
PARTY NIGHT Tribute band Sunday Night Party Time… Dancing the remainder of the weekend away to a 70’s style tribute band-Abba-Yab-a-Doo
WEEKEND AT A GLANCE-PROVISIONAL TIMINGS ThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayMonday 19:30-22:30 Anniversary Awards Dinner 13:00-17:30 Convention opening Quartet Semi-Final 10:00-15:30 Chorus Finals-session one 10:00-12: Early Bird on sale 11:02-13:00 Comedy Hour and sing with your weekend champs 20:30-22:30 Retiring Champs Show 16:30-21:45 Chorus Finals-session two 10:00-10:30 Church Service 13:00-13:15 Convention Closing Afterglow 21:45-22:00 Contest Results 11:00-11:30 Mass Sing 22: Cabaret Night 12:00-14:00 Men’s Quartet Final Afterglow 14:00-15:00 BQC Tribute 15: Contest results 16:30-18:30 AIC Show 20:30-22: Champs and AIC show 22:30-24:00Party Time Tribute Band Afterglow Main Delegate activities for the weekend
CONVENTION COLLECTABLES Pin Badges Registration Name Badge Tribute DVD BQC BQC Tribute DVD 2014 Pin Badge Larger Registration Name Badge Tribute DVD featuring archive material of all past Quartet Champions Competitor- supporters Polo -Tee shirts