May 2017




Written by Jeremy Lloyd & David Croft
​Directed by Mike Fuller

Fri 16th & Sat 17th +
Wed 21st to Sat 24th JUNE 2017

Rehearsals of this hilarious visit to the famous Cafe Rene are going well. The play, based on the popular TV series, will appeal to a wide audience -- as long as they know it is about to happen! Please support Mike and his wonderful cast by encouraging people to book early! 

More information and booking

Myra still needs some volunteers for front of house, and would appreciate contact either through Sign up Genius or by email to 

Our 58th Annual General Meeting

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Thanks to everyone who attended the AGM on 19 April, when we had a really good turn-out.

Lloyd Spencer is our new Chair

 There are full details of the new Committee at the end of this Newsletter. Ben Lowater and Howard Timms are newly elected to the committee.

Our thanks to:

John Morgan for a year as an excellent, wise Chair holding the reins as the two somewhat diverse companies melded into one strong entity ready for a challenging and interesting future.

Carol Meredith, who retired from the committee after five hard working and successful years, including three as Chair 

Myra Billinghurst, our wonderful Front of House Coordinator who has also left the committee but kindly agreed to continue in that key role. 

DIARY DATE: Tuesday 4th July, 7.30 PM - Company/Directors Programming Meeting

Please come along if you:

  • have a production in mind that you would like to direct and want to put forward to the Committee;
  • would like to recommend plays or musicals which you feel would be right for the Company;
identifying new directors - encouraging new directors - If you have any suggestions or recommendations,
it would be really helpful if you could bring the scripts along with you.






Fri 3 - Sat 4 Nov
& Tue 7 – Sat 11 Nov



Our November 2017 production will be
the hilarious dark farce

Seasons Greetings

by Alan Ayckbourn

Readings: Wednesday 5th July & Wednesday 12th July
7.30pm at the  Playhouse Theatre
Auditions: Monday 17th July & Wednesday 19th July
7.30pm at the  Playhouse Theatre 

Your Committee

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Chair &
Production Admin

Lloyd Spencer
Publicity Team
Lloyd Spencer
Sophie Flowers
Maria Marriott
Production Liaison

Mary Peterson
Cliff Cocks
Newsletter &

Howard Timms
Phil Ward
Jan Uzzell
Newly Elected

Ben Lowater

Our next Committee Meeting: Tuesday 27th June

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