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The blog countdown is well and truly on – in fact it’s nearly over! From Thursday 1 May, thoughtsofjustafan will be on a new site – don’t worry, all will be revealed …soon!
To countdown the last couple of days, let’s see how much we all know about Mr Boe:
- According to the first line of Alfie’s book, My Story, which composer nearly killed him?
- What breed of dog is Alfie’s dog, Guinness?
- How many brothers and sisters does Alfie have and what are all their names?
- Which musical instrument did Alfie want, but the record company didn’t, on La Passione?
- On which drama series soundtrack does Alfie sing two songs?
- Who did Alfie duet with on the team GB song, One Vision?
- Before Alfie’s first public performance with Lottie Dawson’s Musical Society, he was apparently so nervous he was sick! What song did he sing?
- Which character did Alfie play in ENO’s The Mikado?
- Alfie played Rodolfo in La Boheme at the ENO in 2009 and 2011; which two sopranos played Mimi?
- What song did Alfie sing for his first D’oyly Carte audition?
To get you in the mood, here is Alfie singing Che Gelida Manina:
Answers revealed in tomorrow’s blog post – let’s see how many you get right!