The Canary Cage by Diana Raffle

Lighthorne Festival

Banbury Cross Players performed The Canary Cage by Diana Raffle as their entry to the 2015 Lighthorne Drama Festival on Saturday 6 June at Lighthorne Village Hall.

This spine-tingling drama sees three women locked in a cellar. Who will be the one who survives?The Canary Cage by Diana Raffle
The Cast was as follows:

Debra Chambers – Helen Williams
Jean Hammond – Tina Williams
Mary Perkins – Marilyn Fairbairn
Dave Porter – Dave Robinson
Directed by Michele Aquino Lothian

The play is BCP’s third year of taking part in the Lighthorne Festival – an adjudicated and competitive festival where the winners receive a trophy and a maximum prize of £1,000 to be divided equally between the winning group and a charity of their choice.

More details of the Festival are available at

Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon

Later on the 10th June, the play was our entry to the Oxfordshire Drama Network Festival in Abingdon where Michele picked up the Oxfordshire Drama Network Festival’s First Time Director’s Award for the production; an honour for Michele and BCP.