It was join in, or sit on a chair and shut up, whilst the rest of the world played football or went to the Saturday matinee at the local cinema.
His many friends will be glad to learn that he is none the worse for his experience and was on the stage for the matinee this afternoon.
All of the children performed excellently, in view of the fact that they had already performed in a matinee at midday.
Local schools have again been quick to book for the two matinee performances.
The matinee performance of The Taming of the Shrew has already sold out!
Sunday's performance is a matinee , so I want to go to bed as soon as I can and get as much rest as possible.
As well as the evening performances there is a matinee on Saturday, at 2pm.
It was a huge success and tickets sold out for each performance and also the Sunday matinee proved very popular.
He was not at the manifesto matinee and missed the screen idol attention that would accompany it.
Already three of the matinee performances have been sold-out so do check at the Opera House.