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One-Act Drama Festival 2013 at The Playhouse, Backwell  - Adjudicator Bev Clark, Associate GODA

A preliminary round of the All-England Theatre Festival

The Awards

Thursday 14 February 2013 at 7.30

Sponsored by Howard Aplin. Welcome by Marie O'Sullivan GoDA

Blakehay Actor's Company present -

   

Director

Stage Manager

Sound & Lighting

 

Ray

Lenny

Caroline

Mia

 

Lenny Hope is dead.

are over. But, for his

recriminations

 

Graham Bradshaw Cup for best supporting performance -

 

Nomination for Best Actor -

 

Nomination for Best Actress -

 

Nomination at adjudicator's discretion for directing debut

 

This play went on

by

Hang Lenny Hope

by Chris O'Connell

 

Victoria Haycraft

Victoria Haycraft

Scott Morris

 

Peter Nicoll

Dominic Ammerlaan

Jennifer Ann Hart

Stephanie Lee

 

His drug-pushing days

parents, the

continue.

 

 

 

 

Dominic Ammerlaan

 

 

Peter Nicoll

 

 

Jennifer Ann Hart

 

 

 

 

Victoria Haycroft

 

to the next round

default

Grove Park Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager 

 

Sna Luciado Corbishley

Sna Sanchez Murello Pratt

  

Our play is about two

talking about their lives

All the action takes place

the club they are

Senoras de la Danze

by Andy Cockeram

 

Andy Cockeram

Belinda Rice

 

Ros Francombe

Paula Howell

 

flamenco dancers (ex-pats)

and loves in Spain.

in the dressing room of

working in.

St Alban's Players present -

 

Director

Stage Manager 

Lighting

Sound

 

Jared

Mel

Phoebe

Jones

Duncan

Shortcoat

 

In a humble garden shed

"youngish" idealists have

political party.

minds tackling big issues -

cycle lanes and when

eat

 

Award at Adjudicator's Discretion -

 

Nomination for

Best Actor -

 

 Peter English Award

for Runners Up -

 

Nomination for Best Actress -

 

Nomination for best

 supporting performance -

 

Nomination at adjudicator's discretion

for set

 

Party

by Tom Basden

 

Ross Curzon-Butler

Rob Withers

John Davey

Steve Lanham

 

Matthew Curry

Eva Manning-Davies

Laura Hughes

Jeremy Livitt

Sean Colledge

Sean Duffy

 

in deepest suburbia, four

decided to form a new

 "Party" is about small

China, sex trafficking,

exactly they should

cake.

 

 

for the ensemble of Party

 

 

Matthew Curry

 

 

Party

 

 

Eva Manning-Davies

 

 

Sean Colledge

 

 

 

Party

 

 

St Alban's Players present - Party by Tom Basden

 

Best Supporting Performance                                              Adjudicator's Award                                                       Runners Up

 

Please send in photographs of your One-Act entry for inclusion here

Friday 15 February 2013 at 7.30

Sponsored by Howard Aplin. Welcome by Janet Adams

Sodbury Players Young Adults present -

   

 

Directors

 

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Mickey

Jonesy

Dylan

Jason

Kylie

Samantha

Jess

Hannah

 

Twins Kylie & Jason

become each

 

Nomination for best supporting performance -

 

The Grass Isn't Always Greener

by Pete Williamson

 

Pete Williamson

  Katie Salt

Pete Williamson

Tim Hunter

Pete Williamson

 

Ross Brown

Ross Arnott

Alistair Hector

Dan Williamson

Molly Clements

Amy Bassett

Katie Salt

Lily Cocking

 

wish they could

other.

 

 

Katie Salt

 

Actonians Drama Group present -

 

 

 

 

 

Director 

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Dr Faustus

Mephastophilis

Chorus

Lucifer

Good Angel

Evil Angel

 

Disaffected scholar,

soul to Lucifer for 24

with power, honour

wishes appear to be

Mephastophilis  takes

 

Richard Brayshaw

Technical Award -

 

Ruth Perrett Award

for Costumes -

 

Nomination for best supporting performance

 

Nomination at adjudicator's discretion for adapting and directing

The Much Abridged

Dr Faustus, written by, but with apologies to, Christopher Marlowe. Rearranged by Patricia Stimson

 

Patricia Stimson

Sarah McMahon

Geoff Wilkinson

Mark Whitehouse

 

Matthew Godsell

Bob Allen

Gaynor Clark

Godfrey Laundy

Margaret Bulmer

Jenny McDowell

 

Dr Faustus, sells his

years, to live voluptuously

and wealth. Some of his

granted, but in the end

him to hell.

 

 

The Actonians

 

 

The Actonians

 

 

Godfrey Laundy

 

 

 

 

Pat Stimson

Sodbury Players Youth Section present -

 

Directors

  

Stage Manager

Lighting

Sound

 

Girl 1

Boy 1

Girl 2

Boy 2

Girl 3

Boy 3

Girl 4

 

During a sleepover,

reality becomes entwined

Will the next day start the

Or will they find themselves

 

Rhiannon Williamson won

 

 

Rhys Jenkins - Most Promising

 

Bring me a Dream -

Bring me a Dream

devised by SPYS

 

Ross Brown

  Julian Hinton

Katie Salt

Julian Hinton

Ross Brown

 

Rhiannon Williamson

Rhys Jenkins

Lee Carter

Vicky Bond

Josh Wrighton

Amber Langley

Amber Godwin

 

a group of teenagers'

with the dream world.

same way as the last?

lost forever?

 

Denning Award for Youth Encouragement

 

 Youth Performance

 

AAD Award for Youth Drama - winning youth group

 

Sodbury Players Youth Section present - Bring me a Dream devised by SPYS

 

Technical Award                                                                       Costumes

Denning Award                                                    Most Promising Youth Performance                            Winning Youth Group

 

Dr Faustus - Actonians Drama Group

 

Please send in photographs of your One-Act entry for inclusion here

Saturday 16 February 2013 at 7.30

Sponsored by Howard Aplin. Welcome by Edwina Lloyd

Sodbury Players

present

 

Director

Stage Manager

Lighting / Sound

 

Tom Grainger

Simon Prentice

 

Tom is directing an

Hamlet, but, due to an

Hamlet. A stranger,

audition. After a dodgy

just what Tom needs,

  

Goodway Memorial Cup for Best Actor -

I Am Hamlet

by Richard James

 

Simon Wollaston

Amanda Salamon

Tim Hunter

 

Simon Carney

Rob Creer

 

amateur production of

accident, needs a new

Simon, turns up to

start, Simon seems to be

until life mimics art.

 

 

Rob Creer

Blakehay Actors' Company present -

 

Director

Stage Manager

 

Eileen

Monica

Georgina

 

Whilst working on her

is interrupted by

  

 

Pauline Pincott Trophy   

for Best Original Play -

 

Priory Plate   

for Best Actress -

 

Alexander Trophy for overall winning production -

 

Nomination for Technical Award

 

Nomination for Best Actress -

 

Nomination at adjudicator's discretion for directing

Head Case

by RMJ Iles

 

Robert Iles

Robert Iles

 

Frances Iles

Gaye Shepherd

Rebecca Fuller

 

latest bust, a sculptress

a stranger's visit.

 

 

 

Head Case

 

 

Francis Iles

 

 

Head Case

 

 

Head Case

 

Gaye Shepherd

 

 

Robert Iles

Rules of

 

Acting

Production

Stage Presentation

Dramatic Achievement

the Game...

 

40 points

35 points

15 points

10 points

Head Case - Blakehay Actors' Company

 

Best Actor                                                                     Best Original Play                                         Best Actress

Overall Winners

 

Please send in photographs of your One-Act entry for inclusion here

 

Après la guerre - le déluge

The Backwell Theatre

Party production team

 

 

 The winning youth group goes on to the Four Counties Youth Festival

Overall winner goes on to the Wessex Division Quarter Final

Western Area Semi Final

English Final at The Regent Centre, Christchurch, Dorset on 8 June 2013.

British Final in Derry, Northern Ireland on 5 & 6 July 2013.