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Taking part in a rehearsal of Bring It On. . .Beethoven are guitarist Georgia Buchan (16), drummer Jesse Orchard (19) and bass guitarist Greer Orchard (17).
Director Barbara Fraser said she wrote the musical play to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of German composer and pianist Ludwig van Beethoven.
‘‘It is about an amateur band competing in a and performed, based on a Beethoven piece, but drama ensues as a father is at odds with his son, an ex-girlfriend plots to bring down the band and the ghost of Beethoven lurks over the events.
The cast includes Roxburgh Area School pupils and Teviot Valley community members. Performances start at 7pm at the Roxburgh Entertainment Centre on Thursday, August 13, and Friday, August 14.