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If you would like to become a ‘Friend of LAOS’ please contact us.

Our Suppliers


Scenic Projects | Stagesets |SLX

Scenic Projects are one of the leading suppliers of stage sets in the UK and, with the acquisition of Stagesets and SLX, one of the biggest.  The development of their Design studio and Scenic workshops brought in a wide range of clients, designing and building for the likes of Cunard, Seabourn, P&O, Holland America and Carnival Cruise Lines, River Island, KFC, QDOS, National Theatre and Amnesty International to name but a few. 

Sets we have had from Scenic include 42nd Street, Jesus Christ Superstar, West Side Story, My Fair Lady, Beauty and the Beast, Hairspray and many more.

Karl Helliwell

Website Development, Web Hosting & Digital Design

We are passionate about helping our clients to move their businesses forward through clever and innovative marketing and design.
We support clients both with building their websites and, crucially, training them to manage their own online commercial profiles to develop their wider footprint moving forward. For example, working with powerful social media tools to help businesses maximise their online presence.
The advancement of web technology such as WordPress is particularly important to us. We are always embracing new and forward thinking technologies.

Roger Hartill

Printing Consultancy

With over 40 years experience, Roger Hartill Print Consultancy offers advice and support from concept to finished product. Helping you to save money without losing quality and delivering when you need it. Leaflets, brochures, stationary and promotional material. Experience at a reasonable price. Call Roger Hartill on 07768 070816, email [email protected] or visit

Studio K

Design Studio

Small, friendly design studio providing creative and cost-effective design solutions for all your business needs including websites, branding, logos, posters, leaflets, exhibitions and advertising. Call Imelda Kay on 01274 861433 or visit

Molly Limpet's

Theatrical Emporium Ltd

Molly Limpet’s Theatrical Emporium Ltd of Sheffield are providers of quality costumes for Musical Theatre and Pantomime productions. Our Costume Studio houses thousands of garments for amateur and professional theatre companies of all sizes across the UK and Ireland. We stock costumes for 60 + Musical productions, with new wardrobes being added each year. Brand new wardrobes include Disney’s ‘Beauty & the Beast’, ‘Scrooge’, ‘Brigadoon’, ‘Slipper & the Rose’, and we are pleased to announce the production of a wardrobe for the newly released ‘Dr Dolittle’. Please visit our website at

Mike Cook


Mike Cook of Action Stills has been taking action photos for more than twenty years. This includes Weddings, Family Portraits, Motor racing,  Stage Shows & much more. For all your photography needs please use Mike Cook of Action Stills. Proud to be associated with LAOS. Visit or call 07947 040520.

Advertise with LAOS

Here at LAOS we have a great reputation for success and high performance and our programme very much follows in our performers’ footsteps. With the possibility to be seen by 9000* at each of our shows at The Grand Theatre, it means that advertisers, like you, can reach a target audience from less than 1p per person. Our programme is an A4 souvenir colour programme of the highest quality, winning many awards. We would like to invite you to take advantage of the opportunity to advertise in one of our forthcoming programmes. Simply click here for more information about advertising with LAOS, take a look at our very reasonable prices and the artwork supply specifications. If you have any queries please email [email protected].

We also have a special rate for amateur groups advertising forthcoming shows so please get in touch at [email protected].

You will also have seen our fantastic website of course and there is the opportunity to have your business/product advertised online. This is available amazingly for just £15 per month. Details regarding availability can be sought from [email protected].

We look forward to hearing from you.

*1200 programmes on average produced with four readers to each programme. Cost based on quarter page black and white advert


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