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One-Act Festival 1982 - a touring production held at various venues as shown - Adjudicator James Patrick, GoDA

Stage One of the All England Theatre Festival.

All competing teams were also entered in the HTV's Festival of Community Drama, the Finals being televised.

Festival Organiser, Doug Cooke; Secretary, Sue Workman; Committee, Sue Eales, Jean Dolphin, Peter Hookway, Betty Denning

Monday 22 February 1982

Venue: Congresbury Memorial Hall.

Host: Congresbury Dramatic Society. Adjudicator's Steward: Derek Small.

West Town Workshop Theatre for Youth present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Fidel

Berta

Salome

Tonia

Celestina

 

The action passes in the

(Las Cuatro Milpas)

Sunday Costs Five Pesos

by Josephine Niggli

 

Moira Webber

David Cooke

 

John Dobson

Gillian Robeson

Hannah Wormold

Nicola Everett

Claire Bracey

 

town of Four Cornstalks

in Northern Mexico.

Congrsbury Dramatic Society present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

Wardrobe

 

Choobukov Stepan     

Stepanovich

Natalyia Stepanovna     

(Natasha)

Lomov Ivan Vassilievich

 

The action passes in the

Choobukov's

 

The Proposal

by Anton Chekov

 

Julia Koblizek

Vaci Kopblizek

Jackie Thursby

 

 

Cliff White

 

Margaret Thompson

Phil Whitchurch

 

drawing room of

house.

Red Triangle Players present -

 

Director

 

Julian Christoforou

Charles Sidley

Belinda Sidley

 

The action passes in

on a summer

The Public Eye

by Peter Shaffer

 

Harry Bennett

 

Mike Chew

Chris Lambert

Pam Wall

 

Charles Sidley's offices

morning.

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Tuesday 23 February 1982

Venue: Congresbury Memorial Hall.

Host: Congresbury Dramatic Society. Adjudicator's Steward: Betty Denning

Theatre in the Hut

(JBDC) present -

 

Director

Costumes

Set Design

 

Stephen Spettigue

Col Sir Francis         

Chesney (Bart)

Jack Chesney

Charley Wykeham

Lord Fancourt Babberley

Brassett

Dona Lucia Dalvadorez

Amy Spettigue

Kitty Verdun

Ela Delahay

   

The action passes in

in College/ garden outside

Charley's Aunt

by Brandon Thomas

 

Barbara Smith

Barbara Smith

John Butler

 

John Butler

 

John Hillier

Anthony Lay

John Walker

Peter Nichoills

Gordon Sherwood

Dora Kennedy

Juliet Griffiths

Sally Driver

Jane Dempsey

 

Jack Chesney's rooms

Jack Chesney's rooms.

Clevedon Youth Theatre present -

 

  Director

Stage Manager

 

Lieutenant O'Conner

Dr Rosy

Justice Credulous

Serjeant Trounce

Corporal Flint

Lauretta

Mrs Bridget Credulous

Servant

Soldiers, Countrymen, etc

 

 

 

The action passes in a

Saint Patrick's Day

by RB Sheridan

 

Michael L Allen

Angela Kendall

 

John Faithfull

Richard Harley

Simon Evans

Andrew Francis

Kevin Elliott

Karen Romanski

Paula Perry

Elizabeth Brooks

John Harrison

  Andrew Potter

  Group Members

 

town in England 1775.

The Studio Players present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Lucifer

Archibald

Sloth

Gluttony

Avarice

Envy

Lust

Pride

Anger

   

The action passes

Lucifer's Last Stand

an original play

by Margaret Boley

 

Tricia Swindall

Veronica Richardson

 

Terry Counsell

Dominic Thomas

Nicholas Acton

Joan Hulcoop

Maureen Thomas

Joyce Brown

Celia Wilson

Margaret Boley

Stuart Laird

 

in Lucifer's Inner Sanctum.

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Wednesday 24 February 1982

Venue: Freshford Memorial Hall

Host: Freshford Music & Drama Group. Adjudicator's Steward: Elsie Randall

Backwell Drama Club present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Laura Logan

McNee

Miss Parker

Max

 

The action passes in

Arch Mansion, W2,

Marble Arch

by John Mortimer

 

Connie Chugg

John Pope

 

Gay Harrington

Derek Skelcher

Penny Plas

Mike Plas

 

Laura's flat in Marble

on a Friday morning.

New County Youth Theatre present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Sound

 

A cast list was not available at the time of printing the programme. 

Crepes, Drapes & Empties, an original play by The Group

 

Derek Small

The Group

Live

Bath Drama Club

present -

 

Director

 

W Shakespeare

Beefeater

Dark Lady

Queen Elizabeth

 

The action passes on the

on

The Dark Lady of Sonnets

by Bernard Shaw

 

Angela Gauntlett

 

Michael Taylor

Brian West

Elizabeth Schofield

Dulcie Morrell

 

terrace of Whitehall Palace

Midsummer night.

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Thursday 25 February 1982

Venue: Freshford Memorial Hall

Host: Freshford Music & Drama Group. Adjudicator's Steward: Julia England

Spectrum present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lights

 

Arabella, a doll

Bravo, a toy soldier

Golly, a golliwog

Jo-Jo, a clockwork       

monkey

 

The action passes in

Ritual for Dolls by George MacEwan Green

 

Terry Waldron

Jack Boniface

Roger Harnaman

   

Eunice Bliss

John Casey

Andrew Barrington

 

Alan Cross

 

a Victorian attic.

Long Ashton Players present -

 

  Director 

Stage Manager

Prompt

 

The Young Man

The Young Lady

The Old Gentleman

The Elderly Lady

The Prima Dona

The Boots

 

The action passes in a

of the Hotel Majestic.

The Bathroom Door

by Gertrude E Jennings

 

Pamela Mitchell

Terry Patch

Margaret Webb

 

Michael Parish

Marian Winstone

Victory Bower

Mary Parr

Janette Cleveland

Mick MacManus

 

passage on the 4th floor

 The time is 8am.

The Mudlarks present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Charles

Edward

Eveline

Sam

 

The action passes

One Seasons King

by George MacEwan Green

 

Roger Hillman

Scott Detmar

 

Tom Jenner

Leslie Regis

Karen Clemence

Scott Waldron

 

in a graveyard.

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Friday 26 February 1982

Venue: Chipping Sodbury Town Hall

Host: Sodbury Players. Adjudicator's Steward: Joan Pickthall

Actonians Drama Group present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

   

Celtic Princess

Roman Military Tribune

Roman Legionary

French Knight

English Man-at-Arms

English Camp Follower

English Knight

George, American soldier

Stan, American soldier

Georges, French cicilian

Mr Bloggs

Mrs Bloggs

Miss Bloggs

Salesman

Technical Assistant

 

The action passes

geographical location

at five different moments

The Last Place on Earth an original play

by Robert Sanday

 

Tim Pratt

Steve Birch

 

Maureen Chapman

Peter Wyllie

Colin Chivers

Robert Sanday

Cliff Taynton

Pat Stimson

Peter Wyllie

Gerry Davies

John Bunting

Colin Chivers

Tony Grabham

Ann Aplin

Karen Duff

Robert Sanday

Peter Wyllie

 

in a single

somewhere in Europe

in history.

Woodland Players Youth Group present -

 

Directors

 

Stage Manager

Assisted by

   

Mary

George

Billy

The Vicar

Mrs Masters

Emmeline Wagstaffe

Uncle Richard

Natalie

Felicity

Ambulance Orderly

 

The action passes in the

and Mary's home

A Fishy Business

by Margaret Wood

 

Kathy Paige

  Josie Reed

Pete Baggot

Mike Paige

 

Julie Kelly

Tim Beaven

Dominic Box

Steve Drake

Anna Box

Louise Beaven

Craig Warr

Ondrea Tucker

Lisa Box

Honora O'Callaghan

 

sitting room of George

in the evening.

Sodbury Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Leila

Tariq

Naomi Nathan

Brother Luis

 

The action passes at

attic of a tenement

Middle

Deadline dawn

by Anthony Booth

 

John Osman

Martin Dadswell

 

Christine Cox

David Roberts

Alison Bacon

Barry Ward

 

6pm and 6am in the

building in the

East.

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Saturday 27 February 1982

Venue: Chipping Sodbury Town Hall

Host: Sodbury Players. Adjudicator's Steward: Pauline Pincott, AAD Chairman

Westbury-on-Trym TG Drama Group present -

 

Director

Stage Managers

 

 

Shirley Robinson

Miss Jones

Miss Smith

Mrs Blake

Miss Brown

 

The action passes in a

late October

Incident

by David Campton

 

Sally Noble

Sally Noble

  Wendy Phillips

 

Kate Wyatt

Jenny Rice

Julie Rone

Muriel Davis

Margaret Bowden

 

small country hotel,

in the evening.

Thornbury Amateur Dramatic Society present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Christian

Agnosticus

Atheous

God

Adam

Eve

Next

 

The action passes in

on top

A Bite of the Apple

by David Schutte

 

 

John Riley

John Riley

 

Ann Lloyd

Douglas Stephenson

Derek Chaplin

Trevor Hill

Peter Voce

Tina Voce

Rachel Riley

 

the Celestial Patents Office

of a cloud.

Clevedon Players

present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

ASM

 

Henry Bulstrode

Francesca Stokes

Muriel Stokes

A Man in a Mackintosh

 

The action passes in

behind Harrod's.

Knightsbridge

by John Mortimer

 

Daniel Bryant

Michael Duggan

Nick Ball

 

Keith Jemison

Jacqui Banks

Jackie Hood

Charles Foster

 

Muriel's flat somewhere

 Time: the present.

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

The wining team met teams from Bristol, Somerset, Gloucestershire & Wiltshire in the Central Divisional Round at Filton Folk Centre on 17 April 1982.

Western Area Final 15 May 1982 at Nell Gwynn Theatre, Hereford,

English Final 5 June 1982 at Bradford Theatre.

British Final 25/26 June 1982 at Eldon Court, Inverness.