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One-Act Festival 2005 at Backwell Playhouse - Adjudicator Michael Kaiser GODA

Stage One of the All England Theatre Festival

Tuesday 22 February 2005

 

Court Players present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting and Sound

 

Peter Darrell

Robyn Darrell

Jane Valentine

David Valentine

 

When Peter & Robyn

dinner party at the home of

David and Jayne Valentine,

having been sacked the night

to come when they fail

Murder Play

by Brian J Burton

 

Jean Capstick

Martin Summers

Stan Ashdown

 

Jerome Way

Rosemary Pearce

Dee Roberts

Steve Amos

 

wake up the morning after a

their friends and employers,

they are still shocked at

before. More shocks are yet

to wake David.

Fragile present -

 

 

Director & SM

Lighting

 

Sound

 

Charlotte

Emily

 

Emily has had a stroke at the age

therapist, has helped her to speak

to admit that Emily is now cured.

and even to her holiday cottage but

Charlottes growing emotional

becomes more independent, finding

hard-drinking, over-eating

Charlotte & Family

by Graham Billing

 

Max Connell

Bob Derrick

Cameron Wills

Mark Connell

 

Jayne Connell

Emily Connell

 

of 23. Charlotte, pioneering speech

normally again but seems unwilling

 She invites her out to restaurants

Emily is increasingly disturbed by

dependence on her. As Emily

a job and a new relationship, the

Charlotte's distress escapes.

 

Does anyone have any photographs of the above?

Wednesday 23 February 2005

 

Tapestry present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting and Sound

 

Mary

Imogen

 

Tragic woman released

a 'do-gooder' who has

person she

Equal Terms

by Jill Hyem

 

June Cross

Alan Cross

Mary Andrews

 

Eunice Bliss

Mary Perthen

 

from hospital - visited by

more problems than the

is visiting.

Actonians present -

 

 

Director

Sound

 

Jane

Julia

Saunders

 

The play is set in a

Julia and Jane's

golfing weekend and they

Maurice

Fallen Angels (Act II)

by Noel Coward

 

Ann Aplin

Peter Lawry

 

Sarah McMahon

Di Buck

Christine Rogers

 

London flat in the 1920's.

husbands are away on a

are awaiting the arrival of

Duclos.

Tapestry present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting & Sound

 

Rebecca

Devlin

 

Two people, one male,

or are

This performance

Ashes to Ashes

by Harold Pinter

 

John Stevens

Pat Browne

Mary Andrews

 

Emma Stewart

Alan Cross

 

one female, in conflict -they?

contains strong language.

Fallen Angels

Does anyone have any photographs of Equal Terms or Ashes to Ashes?

Thursday 24 February 2005

 

Oldland Juniors (1)present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Wanda Bun

Tootie Shoe

Didi Fee

Forda Moore

Pheobe Dive

Dixie Wicks

Flirt Stevens

Georgie

The Girl

The Boy

Once upon a Playground

by Jack Frakes

 

Kit Johnson

Lisa Stapleton

Simon Johnson

Ray Sheppard

   

Emma Patterson

Kelly Hickson

Becky Harding

Emma James

Leah Pepworth

Hannah Johnson

Laura Atkinson

Danny Johnson

Alex Bush

Danny Johnson

Winterbourne Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting & Sound

 

Dennis

Ted

Pat

Kathleen

 

There is little of greater

than cricket. When his

female member Dennis's

There is a problem when

Pat round for drinks -

mentioned that the new

Figuring Things

by Michael Fosbrook

 

Sally Jones

Sharon Byers

Bryan Howe

 

Brian Fisher

Len Colbourne

Emma Jones

Gillian Britton

 

importance to Dennis

club accepts its first

life takes a sharp turn.

his wife, Kathleen, invites

Dennis has never

cricketer is female.

Oldland Juniors (2) present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Ashley

Richard

Kissing Scene

by Carl Martin

 

Lisa Stapleton

Kit Johnson

Simon Johnson

Ray Sheppard

 

Bethan Owen

Tom Mansfield

Does anyone have any photographs of the above?

Friday 25 February 2005

 

Sodbury Juniors present -

  

Director & SM

Lighting

Sound

 

Jeffrey

Belinda

Mrs Spruce + Maid

Colonel + King

Butler + Edwin

Vicar + Ron

Ghost

Director + Queen

Cashflow

Arnold Carnette + Police

Mavis + Messenger

Vera + Clarissa

 

Two playwrights are

latest play when their

They are then lent a

ghostwriter. Things do

Ghostwriter

by NJ Warburton

 

Maggies Allsopp

Tim Hunter

Will Wrighton

 

Brent Morgan

Heather Nicholls

Serena Storey

Grant McCutter

James Bennett

Charlie Graupner

Byrony Ward

Katie Mullins

Emily Graupner

Kayleigh Rose

Heather Simmonds

Laura Robinson

 

about to finish their

characters come to life.

'helping hand' by a

not go according to plan.

Apollo Players present -

 

 

   

Director

Stage Manager

 

Mam

Dad

June Potter

 

Time =

The Social Services

Council is preparing a

the area. June Patter is

information while

experience.

alert, able bodied and

intention of

Say Something Happened

by Alan Bennett

 

Janet Adams

Loretta Ford

 

Ruth Perrett

Richard Randall

Anna Simpson

 

early 1980's.

Department of the

register of the elderly in

sent to gather

detailing 'hands on'

 Mam & Dad are perfectly

street-wise and have no

being registered.

Sodbury Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Private David Reece

Captain Andrew Short

Colonel Harry Croft

Soldier

 

The action takes place

with Private David Reece

desertion from the front

the opening day of the

David is alone in his cell

until his

Leaving Tommy

by Mark Seaman

 

Mark Seaman

Will Wrighton

Tim Hunter

Will Wrighton

 

George Elphick

Mark Graves

Mike Harwick

Duncan Collins

 

in a military prison cell

awaiting execution for

line on July 1st 1916 on

'Battle of the Somme'.

with under an hour to go

execution.

 

Apollo Players - Say Something Happened

Saturday 26 February 2005

 

Little Orchard present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Angela

Joan

Mandy

Beverley

Fiona

 

A group of school

aspirations and

Dream Jobs

by Graham Jones

 

Susan Jeffery

Charlotte Nicholson

Rory Lowings

Christopher Juckes

 

Sarah Newton

Abi Bottomley

Lizzie Bougourd

Machaela Johnson

Kayley Hatch

 

leavers discuss their

fantasies.

Oldland Players

present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Chorus Leader

Chorus

 

 

 

 

 

 

Child

Okuma

Sinji Ishikawa

Hisa Ishikawa

Woman

Doctor

 

The setting is Hiroshima

The Mask of Hiroshima

by Ernest Ferlita

 

Kit Johnson

Gill Lewisohn

Simon Johnson

Ray Sheppard

 

Kevin Kiwan

Gayle Cairns

Alice Cleaveland

Christine Cook

Sarah Edwards

Jill Lawford

John Mills

Huw Williams

Nick Moxham

Neville Lewisohn

Dave Fardon

Lisa Stapleton

Christine Cook

Alice Cleaveland

 

seven years after the bomb.

 

 

The Mask of Hiroshima   -   photo's sent in by Gordon James of Oldland Players - thanks Gordon.

 

Does anyone have any photographs of Dream Jobs?

Fallen Angels, Kissing Scene and Leaving Tommy went on to Stage Two at The Playhouse Theatre Cheltenham on 10/11 March 2005.

Central Division Final was at Warehouse Theatre, Ilminster on 23 April 2005.

Western Area Final was at College Theatre, Weymouth on 14 May 2005.

English Final was at Barnfield Theatre, Exeter on 11 June 2005.

British Final was at Coleraine, Northern Ireland on 1 & 2 July 2005.