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Santa Slayed — this week!

Our winter murder mystery is on this Friday and Saturday. Enjoy an evening of food and entertainment as you try and work out whodunnit. There’s festive foul play before the opening of Santa’s Workshop at the world-renowned Beaufort’s department store.

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Don’t Dress for Dinner Auditions

Auditions for our spring production, Don’t Dress for Dinner by Marc Camoletti, will be this Wednesday 22nd at the hall. If you’re interested in coming along to audition, please let us know. Because of the fast-paced lines and entrances, the

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Environmental Reading in response to COP23

Our very own Julia Marques organised a lovely evening of environmental readings and discussion as part of Climate Change Theatre Action’s response to COP23. During the evening we read a number of short plays by established playwrights, all with an

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The Taming of the Shrew — Photos and NODA Review

A selection of photos of The Taming of the Shrew are now available, along with the official NODA review. Well done to all involved!

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November Readings: Spring Production and COP23

There will be readings on Wednesday 8th and Wednesday 15th November in the Ascension Hall: Wednesday 8th November — Don’t Dress for Dinner, a fast moving farce which we’ll be putting on as our Spring 2018 production Wednesday 15th November

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Cast for Santa Slayed

We’re thrilled to announce the cast for our thrilling winter Murder Mystery, Santa Slayed: Nicky – Elaine O’Sullivan Stef Upperlip – Mary Hill June Lover – Maria O’Beirne Elf – Jessica Rux Doug Apitt – Peter Coles Adam Anlostum –

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Tributes to Sylvia Hennen

Two tributes to Sylvia Hennen, a founder member of the Beaufort Players, who passed away in January this year. Sylvia Mildred Hennen 29th September 1929 – 24th January 2017 — by Elaine O’Sullivan Sadly Sylvia Hennen, one of the founder

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Get involved: “The Regina Monologues”

We’ve recently had a second reading of “The Regina Monologues” by Rebecca Russell and Jenny Wafer, and it’s now confirmed as (one of) our autumn productions for 2017. Further details, plus details of the auditions will be made available soon;

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Taming of the Shrew — 27th–30th Sep

We’re pleased to announce that our next production, The Taming of the Shrew, will now be performed at the end of September. The box office is open, so book your tickets now to avoid disappointment. Old Shrew – new dress!

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Taming of the Shrew — Rehearsals

Rehearsals are well underway for our summer production, The Taming of the Shrew. With such a large cast, there are plenty of opportunities to read in or help out at rehearsals and we’ll also be starting to build the set.

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