Past Productions

Year  Date Title
1949DEC 28-29   ALADDIN
1950FEB 17-18  WBDFPYGMALION + Wickham Bishops Drama Fest
1950?CHRISTMAS?THE GLASS SLIPPER
1951?IT’S THE POOR WHAT ‘ELPS THE POOR
1951?ARMS AND THE MAN
1952?TOAD OF TOAD HALL
1952?CHRISTMAS?SINBAD THE SAILOR
1953ROMEO AND JULIET
1953CHRISTMASKING COLE’S CHRISTMAS
1954JUL 2,3,7THE SCHOOLMISTRESS part of Kelvedon Festival
1954JUL 8,9,10A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM pt of Kel Fest -openair/Clockhouse
1954CHRISTMAS (JOINT)ANDROCLES AND THE LION
1954CHRISTMAS  (   ”  )BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
1955MAY 12,13,14THE LOVE OF FOUR COLONELS
1955CAPTAIN CARVALLO
1955CHRISTMAS?JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
1956RING ROUND THE MOON
1956OTHELLO
1956THE GIOCONDA SMILE
1957SAT 9.3.57THE WHAT D’YA CALL IT – 25th NAT DRAMA FEST
1957BEYOND
1957THE END OF THE BEGINNING
1957AUG 14-17KING LEAR     
1958JAN 29,30,31 FEB 1DANDY DICK
1958APR 30 MAY 1,2,3THE CRUCIBLE  
195812.5.58THE CRUCIBLE   NAT DRAMA FEST 
1958OCT 29,30,31 NOV 1YOU NEVER CAN TELL
1959JAN 21-24 + mat 24A PENNY FOR A SONG
1959JUN 17-20MACBETH
1959SEP 2-5UNCLE VANYA
1960JAN 13-16 + 23THE MATCHMAKER 
1960SAT 19 JANTHE MATCHMAKER  @ Springfield Players’ Theatre
1960MAY 18-21THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
1960OCT 26-29A LIKELY TALE
1961JAN 18-21MARIA MARTEN
1961JUN 7-10UNDER MILK WOOD
1961OCT 18-21ROOTS
1962JAN 3-6ROOTS @ Braintree College
1962JAN 17-20THE BARRETTS OF WIMPOLE STREET
1962MAY 16-19SEARCH BY NIGHT
1962JUL 18-21AN ITALIAN STRAW HAT
1962NOV 29,30 DEC 1THE LIFE OF GALLILEO @ ST MARY’S CHURCH, KEL
1963APR 24-27THE WALTZ OF THE TOREADORS
1963NOV 20-23THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE
1964JUL 15-18 WHEN WE ARE MARRIED
1964DEC 2-5HAMLET
19651st February 2009HAMLET       @ WRITTLE AGRI COLLEGE
1965MAY 19-22ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL
1965JUL 21-24LYSISTRATA
1966FEB 9-12THREE SISTERS
1966JUL 13-16THE EUNUCH
1966OCT 19-21THE GOOD WOMAN OF SZECHWAN @ Chelms Cathedral
1966MAY 17-20LADY AUDLEY’S SECRET
1967DEC 6-9HOTEL PARADISO    50th production
1968MAY 8-11THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
1968JUL 17-20MURDER IN THE CATHEDRAL @ ST MARY’S CHURCH, KEL
1968NOV 27-30THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA
1969MAR 19-22THE MADWOMAN OF CHAILLOT
1969JUN 4-7PRESENT LAUGHTER
1969NOV 19-22MONTSERRAT
1970MAR 18-21THE HAPPIEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE
1970JUN 10-13THE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUN
1970SUN 28 JUNTHE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUN    Wethersfield Fest
1970NOV 25-28HEDDA GABLER
1971MAR 31, APR 1-3THE LADY’S NOT FOR BURNING
1971JUN 16-19THE BEGGAR’S OPERA
1971NOV 10-13A DELICATE BALANCE
1972JAN 19-22AN EVENING OF SHAW AND CHEKHOV
1972APR 5-8HOBSON’S CHOICE – CANCELLED
1972JUN 28-30, JUL-1THEY CAME TO A CITY
1972NOV 22-25THE CHERRY ORCHARD
1973MAR 28-31MILK AND HONEY
1973JUL 18-21ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD
1973NOV 28-30, DEC-1WAIT UNTIL DARK
1974MAY 15-18THE HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA
1974AUG 28-31‘TIS A PITY SHE’S A WHORE
1974DEC 4-7SHALL WE START AT EIGHT? – REVUE
1975MAR 19-22ENTER A FREE MAN   25th Anniversary Year
1975MAY 7-10ARSENIC AND OLD LACE    25th Anniversary Year
1975NOV 19-22THE LOVE OF FOUR COLONELS – REVIVAL 25th  Anniversary Year
1976MAY 5-8TWELFTH NIGHT
1976OCT 6-9CRIME ON GOAT ISLAND
1977JAN 26-29THE VENETIAN TWINS
1977NOV 2-4HEARTBREAK HOUSE
1978JAN 25-28THE WIZARD OF OZ  
1978MAY 17-20THE TORCH BEARERS 
197811.6.78THE TORCH BEARERS @ BDAC 1 ACT FEST
1978OCT?THE LION IN WINTER  
1979JAN 13, 17-20THE PIED PIPER  
1979SEP3,4AUGUSTUS DOES HIS BIT – BDAC 1 ACT FEST pt of eve w S&C
1979MAY 2-5BLITHE SPIRIT  
1979NOV 7-10AN EVENING WITH SHAW
1980JAN 22-26SLEEPING BEAUTY  
1980TUE 23 SEPWHAT SHALL WE TELL CAROLINE? BDAC 1 ACT FEST
1980OCT 1-4WHAT SHALL WE TELL CAROLINE? 
1980OCT 1-4HIPPOLYTUS
1981JAN 10,13-17SNOW WHITE
1981MAY 6-9THE CREATURE CREEPS
1981TUE 22 SEPAFTER MAGRITTE  BDCA I ACT FESTIVAL + with a meal for KPs
1982JAN 28-30,FEB 4-6SINBAD
1982MAY 5-8THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE
1982OCT 27-30THE DEVIL’S DISCIPLE
1983FEB 10-12,17-19MOTHER GOOSE 
1983MAY 12-14,19-21OH, WHAT A LOVELY WAR 
1983OCT – CANCAN INSPECTOR CALLS  (NOT CAST)
1984JAN 26,27,29,2-4CINDERELLA
1984MAY 3-5THE GINGERBREAD LADY
1984OCT 24-27THE SHOEMAKERS HOLIDAY
1985JAN 17-19, 23,25,26TOAD OF TOAD HALL 
1985MAR 28-30THE HOUSE ON THE CLIFF (CASTAWAYS)
1985MAY 2-4THE CHALK GARDEN 
1985OCT 16-19MARCHING SONG
1985NOV 8,9CASTAWAYS – MIXED DOUBLES
1986JAN 16-18,23-25ALADDIN
1986MAY 7-10TOM JONES                          100TH PRODUCTION 
1986OCT 15-18BILLY LIAR 
1987JAN 22-24,29-31JACK AND THE BEANSTALK  
1987MAY 6-9ABIGAILS PARTY 
1987OCT 7-10POTS OF MONEY
19871st October 1931ALL HALLOWS EVE PARTY
1988JAN 21-23, 28- 30       PINOCCHIO
1988MAY 4-7CITY HEIRESS
1988OCT 14,15,21,22MY THREE ANGELS
1988SAT 6 FEBANNUAL PARTY
1989JAN 19-21,26-28ALI BABA AND THE FORTY THIEVES
1989MAY 5,6,12,13THREE OF A KIND 
19891st June 2025THE ORCHESTRA from 3 of a kind – NEETG 1 ACT FEST
1989NOV 2-4CHARLEY’S AUNT    110th production
1990JAN 11-13, 18-20DICK WHITTINGTON AND HIS CAT
1990MAYSHYLOCK   –    CANCELLED
1990SEP 6-8GREASE
1990OCT 17-20NIGHTMARE
1991JANMR MACORONI
1991MAY 15-18BEQUEST TO THE NATION
1991SUN 23 JUN +19/6WIFE REQUIRED  1 ACT FEST NEETG + ENTERTAINING KPs
1991OCT 16-19BREEZEBLOCK PARK
1992JAN 23-25,30-FEB 1BABES IN THE WOOD AND ROBIN HOOD
1992MAY 21-23DAISY PULLS IT OFF
1992OCT 21 – 24 1992STEEL MAGNOLIAS
1993JAN c 30FRANKENSTEIN THE PANTO  – BEST PROD NEETG
1993MAY 19-22BIG BAD MOUSE
1993SEP 16,17+STAGS AND HENS
1994JAN c 29BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
1994MAY MAY 12-14HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES 
1994JUL 15,16OLD THYME MUSIC HALL
1994OCT 19-22DON’T BLAME IT ON THE BOOTS / EASY STAGES
1995JAN 26-28, FEB 2-4THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
1995MAY 12,13,19,20THE PRISONER OF SECOND AVENUE
1995JULY 13-15       VE/VJ DAY WHEN THE LIGHTS GO ON AGAIN – REVUE
1995OCT 12-14+mat SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER
1996JAN 2 – 10        CINDERELLA
1996jun?DEADLNE DAWN   –   NEETG 1 ACT FEST
1996JULY 11-13       1996SHAKESPEARE COUNTRY
1996OCTOBER no prodno production – couldn’t cast LAST TANGO IN WHITBY
1997JAN 31 – FEB 8 PUSS IN BOOTS  -ERIC DYSTER CUP BEST PANTO NEETG
1997MAY 9-17         BLUE REMEMBERED HILLS
1997SUN 29 JUNBLUE REMEMBERED HILLS @ MARKS HALL
1997OCT 23-25        19971984
1998JAN 30- FEB 7 1998PINOCCHIO
1998MAY 22 – 30A TOMB WITH A VIEW   140th production
19985TH JULA MIDSUMMER’S NIGHTMARE
19989,10,16,17 October THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
199929,30,31 Jan & 4,5,6 FebKING ARTHUR
199921,22,28,29 MayTHE IMAGINARY INVALID
199922,23,29,30 OctoberLittle Shop of Horrors
200028,29,30 Jan & 3,4,5 FebSinbad
200012,13,19,20 MaySeason’s Greetings
200013,14,20,21 OctoberThe Village Fete
200126,27,28 Jan & 1,2,3 FebThe Elves and the Shoemaker
200118,19,25,26 MayThe Taming of the Shrew
200112,13,18,19,20 OctoberAn Ideal Husband
200225,26,27,31 Jan & 1,2 FebDick Turpin
200230,31 May & 1 JuneA Midsummer Night’s Dream
200210,11,12,18,19 OctoberThe School for Scandal
200324,25,26,30,31 Jan & 1 FebRobinson Crusoe and the Pirates
20039,10,16,17 MayAbducting Diana
200324,25,31 Oct & 1 NovLettuce and Lovage
200430,31 Jan & 1,5,6,7 FebThe White Cat
200421,22,28,29 MayThe Black Widow
200415,16,22,23 OctoberPlayhouse Creatures
200528,29,30 Jan & 3,4,5 FebCinderella
200512,13,14,19,20,21 MaySisterley Feelings
200514,15,21,22 OctoberSeparate Tables
200627,28,29 Jan & 2,3,5 FebAladdin
2006Home Is Where The Heart Is
200620,21 OctoberSeat in the Park
2007Treasure Island
200718,19,25,26 MayOur Town
2007Black Comedy
200726,27 Oct & 2,3 NovThe Water Engine
2008Pinocchio
2008The Dresser
2008Wyrd Sisters
200929,30,31 Jan 5,6,7 FebGoody Two Shoes
200919,20,21 MarchWhen The Wind Blows
20098,9,16,17 MayHow the Other Half Loves
200916,17,18 JulyTalking Heads
201029,30,31 Jan & 4,5,6 FebFrankenstein
201021,22,28,29 MayAre You Being Served
2010Grave Matters
201015,16,22,23 OctoberMoonlight and Magnolias
201128,29,30 Jan and 3, 4, 5 FebDick Whittington and his Cat
201121,22,28,29 MayRebecca
201115,16 July 100 not Out
201121,22,28,29 OctoberHome
201227,28,29 Jan & 3,4,5 FebOld Mother Hubbard
201218,19,25,26 MayBlack Comedy
2012Private Ear
201219,20,26,27 OctoberLove Begins at Fifty
201325,26,27 Jan and 1, 2 FebBeauty and the Beast
201317,18,24,25 MayA Servant to Two Masters
201318,19 25,26 OctoberDeath in High Heels
201424,25,26, 31 Jan and 1 FebPantomine adventures of Robin Hood
201416,17,23,24 MayDeep Blue Sea
20141,8,21 JuneBricks and Clay (one act play for Gimson and NETG one act play festivals)
201424, 25, 30 Oct and 1 NovLooking for Love
201530, 31 Jan and 1, 6, 7 FebLittle Boy Blue
201515, 16, 22, 23 MayOld Times
201516, 23, 24 OctoberJumpy
201629, 30, 31 Jan and 5, 6 FebThe Dragon of Wantley
201613, 14, 20,21 MayFarndale Macbeth
201614, 15, 21, 22 OctoberThe Love Nest
201727, 28, 29 Jan and 3, 4 FebCamelot
201712, 13, 19, 20 MayThe Rivals
201713, 14, 20, 21 OctoberCan’t pay Won’t pay
201826, 27, 28 Jan and 2, 3 FebJack and the Beanstalk
201811, 12, 19, 20 MayCash on Delivery
201819, 20, 26, 27 OctoberOh What A Lovely War
201925, 26, 27 Jan and 1, 2 FebCinderella
201910, 11, 17, 18 MayInsignificance
201911, 12, 18, 19 OctoberShadowlands

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