June 2018



Summer Double Bill

'The Real Inspector Hound'  by Tom Stoppard
directed by Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou

'Black Comedy'  by Peter Schaffer
directed by Lloyd Spencer

Wednesday 20th June - Saturday 23rd June

There is now just a little over a week to go before curtain-up on our next production - our comedy double bill.

As always, we'll need a strong team working Front of HouseThis is really important - we simply cannot put on our shows without your help. Thank you to all who have already offered their help! However, there currently remains quite a few empty slots, so if you are able to offer a little of your valuable time (no experience necessary), please reply to this E-mail or message us ASAP.

We currently have the following empty roles:

Wednesday 20th   2 x Bar / Coffee
Thursday 21st 1 x Usher
Friday 22nd 2 x Ushers
1 x Bar
Saturday Matinee 23rd 2 x Ushers
2 x Bar
Saturday Evening 23rd 2 x Bar / Coffee

Additionally, we'll need all-hands-on-deck during the get-in to help rig the lights and build the set. Please come along this Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June to lend a hand, or get in touch if you'd like more info.

Do you have your tickets yet?
Please do support the company and join us for what is sure to be an evening (or afternoon on the 23rd) of laugh-out-loud comedy. You can book online any time, or through the box office.

Did we see you at our stand in the Regent Arcade Shopping Centre on Saturday 9th June?
Jordan Phillpotts who plays Moon in 'The Real Inspector Hound' is shown in this photo, but watch out for us again next Saturday 16th when we'll be back advertising the upcoming production. Do come by to say Hello. Many thanks to the members of cast and others who have helped to run the stand and to make the relevant arrangements.



The Ladykillers

Directed by Anne Chandler

Fri 2nd & Sat 3rd, Wed 7th - Sat 10th November

Before we are all preoccupied with next week's production and prior to auditions in July, on Tuesday 12th June (Tomorrow!) we have the first of two Play Reading's for our Winter production; The Ladykillers!

This is your first opportunity to acquaint yourself with our November production before we hold auditions later next month.  However, whether you are considering auditioning for a part; are interested in helping out; or you would simply like to join us for an enjoyable evening reading through the play with other members, you will be more than welcome.

      Tuesday 12th June &
Monday 16th July at 19:30
 - Play Readings
   Thursday 19th July &
Friday 20th July at 19:30
 - Auditions


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Programming Meeting
Wednesday 4th July at 19:30

Have you ever had the urge to direct? Is there a particular show that you have been dying to see? Perhaps you are just curious about what we have in store next year. Every year we offer our members the opportunity to put forward ideas for future productions. Why not come down and have your say as we begin forming our 2019 schedule?

Your Committee

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Chair & Production Admin
Lloyd Spencer
Jan Uzzell
Hannah Galliers
Newsletter & Communications
Lee Chappell
Ben Lowater
Committee Members
Liz Maisey
Kishi de l'Allebone
Maria Marriott

Our next Committee Meeting: 27th June 2018
Contact us at any time using our online form: https://www.theplayhousecompany.org.uk/contact

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