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British All-Winners Drama Festival 2019

British All Winners Festival 2019

Our success with Contractions by Mike Bartlett at Lighthorne qualified Banbury Cross Players to enter the British All-Winners Drama Festival. The Rhoda McGaw Theatre in Woking was the venue for the festival this year.

The Thrill of Love by Amanda Whittington

Banbury Cross Players will perform The Thrill of Love at The Mill Arts Centre from 20-23 November 2019. The play will be directed by Tara Lacy. Audition dates will be announced soon. Tara is an experienced actor, performing both in

Nell Gwynn by Jessica Swale

Banbury Cross Players will perform Nell Gwyn by Jessica Swale at The Mill Arts Centre from 12th to 15th February 2020. London, 1660. King Charles II has exploded onto the scene with a love of all things loud, extravagant and

The Woman who Cooked her Husband

Banbury Cross Players will perform The Woman who Cooked by her Husband by Debbie Isitt at The Mill Arts Centre from 13th to 16th May 2020. Kenneth and Hilary have been married nearly twenty years. But as middle age approaches,

Ghosts – Ibsen the Godfather

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Imagine that you’re part of an audience out for an evening’s entertainment. It’s July 14 1914, you’re at the Haymarket Theatre in the West End of London. You’re about to see a performance of Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts.  There’s a buzz of

Contractions – Mike Bartlett

Contractions by Mike Bartlett

Directed by Chrissie Garrett The Cast is as follows: The Manager – Nikki Dixon Emma – Almira Brion This is a dystopian one act play and has a history of being a winner. A powerful, disturbing, chilling drama about work

Ghosts – Henrik Ibsen adapted by Mike Poulton

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Ghosts is a powerful, shocking drama written in the 1880s. Ibsen is the Godfather of the great Norse dramatic storytelling line

Death Knell – James Cawood

Death Knell

Performed at The Mill Arts Centre 1-4 May 2019 Directed by Linda Shaw The Cast is as follows Henry Roth – Andrew Parsons Evelyn Roth – Fiona Mikel Jack Willoughby – Steve Ramsden DCI Lazan – Sam Brassington Successful Playwright

GamePlan – Alan Ayckbourn

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 Was performed at The Mill Arts Centre 13-16 February 2019 Directed by Liz Riley The Cast list for GamePlan is as follows. Teenager Sorrel fights to keep herself and her abandoned mother, once a businesswoman, financially afloat by setting

GamePlan Review by Lance Bassett

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GamePlan, the second play of the BCP season, is written by Alan Ayckbourn, and it shows. This is a funny play, although as many Ayckbourn productions do, it does descend into darker issues in the second act. The plot however