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One-Act Festival 2009 at Iron Acton Parish Hall - Adjudicator John Scowen, GODA (Ass)

Stage One of the All England Theatre Festival

Festival Organisation:

Organiser, Ann Aplin; Secretary, Janet Adams; Treasurer, Rosie Jenkins; Advertising, Alan Cross; Stage Manager, Bob Allen; Lighting Supervisor, Ray Bulmer;

Sound Supervisor, Pete Lawry; Bar Manager, Margaret Bulmer; Team Hosts, Actonians; AAD Raffle, June Cross; 2011 Raffle, Joan Pickthall.

And the Winners were...

Thursday 26 February 2009

 

Oldland Youth

present

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

   

Foetus Number One

Foetus Number Two

Foetus Number Three

 

Three Foetuses sharing

possibilities of life after

terms with their

The characters present a

including an atheist

there is nothing after

sees her time in the

deception and the last

sober "wait and see"

next

Deliver us not

by Lee Howard & Greg Gamble

 

Gill Lewisohn

Andrew Muffett

Matt Cotton

Gordon James

 

Danny Johnson

Hannah Johnson

Emma James

 

a womb debate the

birth, trying to come to

impending due date.

trio of philosophies,

who is convinced that

birth. Another foetus

womb as a cosmetic

foetus takes a sane,

approach to the

world.

Sodbury Players Youth Section present -

 

Directors

 

 

Stage Manager

Sound

Lighting

 

Poster

Mum / Assistant

Miranda / Girl One

Jessica / Girl Two

Interrogator/Carpenter/Priest

Clock 1 / Youth / Father

Clock 2 / Youth / Husband

Witch

Comedian / Toircherer

Girl / Assistant / Rosie

MC / Apple Seller

 

A girl faces trial for

Hanging the Witch - by Ian Barraclough

 

Lin Bowden

  Kayleigh Rose

  Pete Williamson

Lin Bowden

Pete Williamson

Tim Hunter

 

Sammie Ball

Kirsty Scott-Dyer

Ellen Gallacher

Sophie Reynolds

Briana Lovett

Dan Williamson

Lauren Moran

Rose Eastment

Heather Nicholls

Mary Blannin

Rosie Riley

 

being a witch

Outcasts present -

 

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting / Sound

 

Alex

Vicky

 

Divorced Mother and

clear up after

Bad Reception

by Len Colbourne

 

Len Colbourne

Richard Stanway

Mark Whitehouse

 

Len Colbourne

Andy Fisher

 

Father of the Bride

the reception.

 

 

... Deliver us Not

 

 

 

    ... Hanging the Witch

 

 

   

   ... Bad Reception

 

Friday 27 February 2009

 

Oldland Players

present -

     

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Effie Palmer

Dr Ruth Kovacs

Child's Voice

 

We join Effie, who has

institution since the age of

severe burns. Treating

who finds Effie's story of

callousness the key to

anger and

Effie's Burning

by Valerie Windsor

 

Sarah Edwards

John Mills

Matt Cotton

Gordon James

 

Christine Cook

Christine Hagger

Hannah Muffett

 

lived in a mental

13, in hospital with

 Effie is Dr Ruth Kovacs,

injustice and official

her own suppressed

power.

Sodbury Players

present -

   

Director

Stage Manager

 

John

Alex

 

A man contacts the

a secret which may

Samaritans, Can I Help You?

- by Brendan Williams

 

Orion Abbott-Davies

Nicky Shipton

 

Richard Brown

Grant McCotter

 

Samaritans and reveals

destroy him and his family.

Oldland Players

present

 

Director

Stage Manager

 Lighting

Sound

 

Kitty

Kevin Hargreaves

Frances Hargreaves

 

Kevin is manipulated

he confesses his affair

when the nightmare

Sins of the Fathers

by Leo Smith

 

John Mills

Danny Johnson

Matt Cotton

Gordon James

 

Kit Kirwan

Andrew Muffett

Sarah Edwards

 

into an affair by Kitty;

to his wife, which is

really begins.

 

  ... Effie's Burning

 

       

Samaritan's, Can I HelpYou?

 

 

 

   

Sins of the Fathers

 

Saturday 28 February 2009

 

Apollo Players

present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting / Sound

 

Staff Nurse Kitty Curtis

Sister Betty Strong

Senior Nurse Officer Cross

Sir Cuthbert Spry

Dr Lance Woodley

Councillor Dingle

 

The nurse gives evidence

investigating a patient's

she could count on

cause of

Pity about Kitty

by Jimmie Chinn

 

Paul Jackson

Sarah-Jane Howard

Philip Sims

 

Ellie Breed

Kate Markwell

Nicki Giles

Robin Markwell

Ted Woodward

Howard Wood

 

at a medical tribunal

death. Support she felt

diminishes in the

self-interest.

St Paul's Players

present -

 

Directors

 

Stage Manager

 

Attendant (Warden)

Guide

1st American Tourist

2nd American Tourist

Jon

Beatrice

 

Two people meet in an

'past'; each has an

In an enigmatic and

pasts may broker

Beata Beatrix

by Gillian Plowman

 

Andy Williams

  Tony Ford

Steve Andrews

 

Marian Winstone

Mary Ainsworth

Andy Williams

Christine Sargent

Peter Nicoll

Jane Andrews

 

art gallery. Each has a

uncertain future.

evocative situation their

their futures.

Actonians

present -

   

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting

Follow Spot

 

Sarah

Mike

 

A lonely spinster

her youth and her

Late Entry

by David Tristram

 

Mark Whitehouse

Alan Cross

Mike Schofield

Geoff Wilkinson

 

Pat Stimson

Rob Pardoe

 

contemplates the loss of

cat, Roger.

 

 

 

 

Pity about Kitty

 

 

 

 

Beata Beatrix

 

 

 

  ... Late Entry

 

Adjudicator John Scowen, GODA (Ass)

Quarter Final: 18 April at Blakehay Theatre, Weston-super-Mare

Semi Final:      16 May at The Carlton Theatre, Teignmouth

English Final:          6 June at Strode Theatre, Street, Somerset

British Final:      3 & 4 July at Ardhowen Theatre, Enniskillen