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One-Act Festival 1990 at the Theatre in a Hut, Weston-super-Mare, home of The Wayfarers - Adjudicator Peter English GDA

Stage One of the All England Theatre Festival

Monday 19 March 1990

 

West Town Workshop Theatre for Youth present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Sally Walker

Fred Johnson

Hannah-Lore

Maureen Brady

Frau Bode

Dieter

 

A TV crew is waiting

where they believe another

It is the morning of

 

Winning youth team

The Other Side

by Derek Skelcher

 

 

Lucy Wadge

David Watkins

 

Nicola Read

David Ackrill

Laura Mitchelson

Sophie Barker

Amy Wadge

Richard Grenyer

 

at the Berlin Wall

'opening' is to be made.

November 11th 1989.

 

Britton Award for Youth

Red Triangle Players

present -

 

Director

 

Laura Jesson

Myrtle Bagot

Beryl Waters

Stanley

Albert Godby

Alec Harvey

Young Man

Bill

Johnie

Mildred

Dolly Messiter

 

A chance meeting of Alec

affair doomed to failure.

room of Milford

 

Adjudicator's discretion

Still Life

by Noel Coward

 

Paula Nicholson-Allen

 

Karen Chew

Joan Palmer

Karen Franks

Julian Franks

Jack Donkin

Michael Allen

Craig Sillick

Andrew Jeffery

Matthew Morley

Angela Forrest

Barbara Jones

 

and Laura leads to a love

 Set in the refreshment

Junction Station.

 

Ian Wethey Award

SPADES present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Deborah

Hornby

Pauline

 

Deborah awakes after

for 29 years and

understand the

A kind of Alaska

by Harold Pinter

 

Heather Langridge

Ray Whitcombe

 

Sue Milford

Paul Hutchins

Ellie Targett

 

being in a coma

struggles to

situation.

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Tuesday 20 March 1990

 

The Wayfarers present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Staff Nurse Kitty Curttis

Sister Betty Strong

Snr Nursing Officer Cross

Sir Cuthbert Spry

Dr Lance Woodley

Councillor Dingle

 

A Nurse attends a disciplinary tribunal

room after an accident in a

 

Priory Candelabra for Best Actress awarded to

Pity about Kitty

by Jimmie Chinn

 

Paula Howell

Bill Clout

 

Jeanne Shepherd

Pamela Wall

Joan Garnham

Ron Moon

Justin Ply

Ivor Woodhead

 

in a hospital committee

diabetic Clinic

 

 

Jeanne Shepherd

The Oldland Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Maisie May

Arnold Windrush

Ursula Windrush

Miss Tate

Dad

Dora Coxhall

Chris

 

Long Autumn is a Home

at which

Too Long an Autumn

by Jimmie Chinn

 

Mark Gregory

Kit Johnson

 

Audrey Mitchell

Mark Jenkins

Shelia Wills

Jill Lawford

John Mills

June Berrie

Dave Walford

 

for retired theatricals

Maisie May resides.

   

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Wednesday 21 March 1990

 

Backwell Drama Group present -

 

Director

Stage Managers

 

 

Father

Mother

Doreen

Eric

 

The action takes place

Annual Pigeon Club

Living

A Night Out

by Frank Vickery

 

Sandra Barker

Mike Plas

  Connie Plas

 

John Upward

Penny Plas

Catherine Warnock

John Skelcher

 

on the night of the

Dinner, in the Family

Room.

The Octagon Theatre Club present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Praxagora

First Woman

Second Woman

Chorus Leader

Maid / Crier

Girl

First Hag

Second Hag

Third Hag

Blephrus

Neighbour

Chremes

Young Man

 

Praxagora and her cronies,

of the assembly,

vote themselves into office

The Assembly Women

by Aristophanes

 

Diana White

Simon Fenne

 

Valerie Lorenz

Angela Gauntlett

Joan Weatherley

Joan Ackland

Natasha Dobie

Vivian Gordon

Joan Weatherley

Joan Ackland

Marjorie Wilson

James Ducat

Simon Fenne

Don Leonard

John Cross

 

tired of the inefficiencies

masquerade as men and

- but it isn't all good news!

Apollo Players

present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Deborah

Hornby

Pauline

 

Inspired by Dr Oliver

the account of his work

from Sleeping

   

Winning Team

A Kind of Alaska

by Harold Pinter

 

Bruce Babbage

Helen Briggs

 

Jane Levan

Michael J Clark

Ruth Perrett

 

Sack's book 'Awakening',

with patients suffering

Sickness.

 

The Alexander Trophy

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Thursday 22 March 1990

 

The Park Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Bar

Ger

 

A play covering the lives

Bar and Ger

by Geraldine Aron

 

Gordon Sherwood

Gaynor Sherwood

   

Adam Cottle

Gaynor Sherwood

 

of a Brother and Sister.

The Sodbury Players present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Edie

Harry

Older Edie

Manager

 

The action takes place

house during the

In Room Five Hundred and Four

by Jimmie Chinn

 

Pauline Pincott

Philip Lovell

 

Donna Houlston

Antony Oliver

Mavis Davison

Tony Walmsley

 

in a seaside boarding

Winter of 1942.

   

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Friday 23 March 1990

 

Bath Drama Club present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

   

Baroness Lemberg

Tom

Frank

 

At a fortune teller's

of the pier,

have a

White Liars

by Peter Shaffer

 

Evelyn Bates

Mary Holloway

 

Diane Grebby

John McVerry

Paul Dyson

 

parlour, at the end

two young men

consultation.

The Actonians Drama Group

present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Gabriotto, an Apothecary

Emilia, his servant

Alberto da Brescia, a court official

Violante del Ponte Nero, his mistress

Giannetta da Brescia, his wife

 

An Apothacary's cellar somewhere in

about 1560

 

Goodway Memorial cup for Best Actor

 

Richard Brayshaw Memorial Cup

The Laboratory

by David Campton

 

Ray Bulmer

Mike Wills

 

John Adams

Pat Stimson

Jonathan Jones

Rachael Tillotson

Lesley Keetley

 

Renaissance Italy

- morning.

 

John Adams

 

Technical Ward

The Court Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Clive

Jean

Steve

Jim

Karen

Stuart

Jane

 

At an  evening rehearsal

and it's only two

One Lump or Two

by Peter Bailey

 

Peter Bailey

Bryan Boulton

 

Bryan Quinlan

Anne Mettler

Paul Binding

Richard Clifford

Dianne Babbage

Brian Tufnell

Aileen Bailey

 

of a local Drama Group

weeks to go!

Does anyone have any photographs of White Liars or One Lump or Two?

The Laboratory

Saturday 24 March 1990 Matinee

 

Small Fry Youth Theatre present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Leonard

Digit

Nanny

Princess Allegra

Prince Alexis

King

Chancellor

Duchess

Amy

Crow

 

The play takes place in

a Palace

 

Denning Award for Youth

The Heartless Princess Act 1

by Franklyn Black

 

June Sherwood

Gordon Sherwood

 

Kate Smale

Christopher Radford

Christopher Ingerfield

Lucinda Gilbert

Louise Beynon

Cati Smyth

Sarah Powers

Claire Hogg

Nicola Hulin

Hannah Sanders

 

a forest clearing and

sitting room.

 

Encouragement

Park Players - Youth present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Jonathan Farquhar

Mina Sewer

Lucy

Rennet

Bridget

Dr Sewer

Constance

Prof Hertz van Hyer

Count Nolyard

 

Count Nolyard arrives at

Out for the Count

or How do you like your stake

by Martin Downing

 

Gaynor Sherwood

Gordon Sherwood

 

Robert Cagney

Natalie White

Michelle Brown

Jeremy Sherwood

Sarah Evans

Adam Matthias

Phillipa Cottle

Mathew Francis

Leyton Ede

 

the Asylum for treatment.

   

   Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?

Saturday 24 March 1990 Evening

 

The Studio Players present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Mary

George, her husband

The Vicar

Mrs Masters, his wife

Emmerline Wagstaff, a friend

Uncle Richard

Nigel, George & Mary's son

Felicity, his girlfriend

Ambulance Man

Ambulance Girl

 

Set in the sitting room of George

occur when the cat eats part of

A Fishy Business

by Margaret Wood

 

June Sherwood

Gordon Sherwood

 

Dee Hodge

Peter Nicoll

Malcolm Noyle

Joyce Brown

Margaret Boley

Gordon Sherwood

Mark Pearce

Claire Neale

Robert Wood

Jane Edwards

 

and Mary's home; problems

the dinner party salmon.

Sensible Knitwear

present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Gran Cru - Tiring:

 

Non Vintage - with potential:

 

 

Set in three differently furnished

is a penetrating analysis of the

 

Peter English Award

After Liverpool

by James Saunders

 

Lee Lawrence

Don Leonard

 

Victor Truscott

  Iris Leonard

David Monk

  Amanda Bennett

 

acting areas, the play

games people play.

 

Runners-Up

   

Does anyone have any photographs of the above productions?