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Effie's Burning and Swan Song
The Business of Murder
Mr Wonderful
Salt of the Earth
One Acts
Portrait of a Nude
Black Widow
The 39 Steps
Colder than Here
The Anniversary
Under the Stars
A Christmas Carol
Crossed Lines
Conversations After a Burial
All At Sea
Ten Times Table
One Acts - <i>Midsummer Secrets</i>
Ding Dong
Speaking in Tongues
Top Girls
Families and Other Animals: An Evening of One Act Plays
Hay Fever
GHOST writer
Goody Two Shoes
Love and Marriage: An Evening of One Act Plays
The Edge of Darkness
Time of My Life
Post Horn Gallop
An evening of One Act Plays - The Droitwich Discovery / The Revival
Humble Boy
Perfect Wedding - Nov 2010
My Own Show - May 2010
Allo Allo - Feb/Mar 2010
A Letter from the General - Nov 2009
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Awards and Quotes

What the critic wrote

Read what Alan Geary of the Nottingham Evening Post has had to say about our productions

My Own Show
Allo Allo
A Letter from the General

NANDA Awards

West Bridgford Dramatic Society puts on high quality drama, which has been recognised over the years by awards by the Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Drama Association (NANDA).

Year Award Play Individual / Citation
2010 Best Newcomer A Letter from the General Gabrielle Dobson as Sister Bridget
2010 Best Presentation A Letter from the General  
2009 Set Design The Master Builder Candice Gush
2009 Best Supporting Role The Master Builder Justin Brockway as Dr Herdal
2008 Play of the Year Memory of Water
2008 Producer of the Year Memory of Water Beryl Hoyle
2008 Actress of the Year Memory of Water Michelene Harris
2008 Actor of the Year Dinner Dave Cochrane
2008 Adjudicators Special Award For body of work in a season
2006 Best Newcomer After Dinner Vic Carr as Pauline
2006 Producer of the Year Marking Time Beryl Hoyle
2005 Adjudicators Special Award A Night on the Tiles Beryl Hoyle for Doris
2004 Producer of the Year Arabian Nights Brian Poulson
2004 Best Supporting Role Arabian Nights Dave Cochrane for various roles
2003 Adjudicators Special Award Death and the Maiden For taking risks
2003 Best Newcomer Death and the Maiden Kim Hoque as Roberto Miranda
2002 Producer of the Year The Nativitiy Scott Woolveridge
2001 Actor of the Year The Weekend Andrew Straw as Stephen
2000 Best Presentation Celebration
2000 Best Supporting Role Celebration Sharon Burrell as Irene
1999 Best Newcomer An Evening with Gary Lineker Richard Blount-Jones as Ian
1999 Best Actress Anastasia Kate Parker
1998 Best Actress Time and Time Again Carol Walton
1997 Actor of the Year Trap for A Lonely Man Roger Kay
1995 Play of the Year A Month of Sundays
1995 Actor of the Year A Month of Sundays Geoff Longbottom
1994 Actor of the Year Gaslight Geoff Longbottom
1994 Best Presentation Gaslight
1993 Best Actress When We are Married Sheila Hand
1990 Best Presentation Death Takes a Holiday
1984 Actor of the Year Tony Vokes
1985 Best Newcomer Will Taylor
1980 Adjudicators Special Award
1975 Play of the Year This Happy Breed
1973 Play of the Year Nude with Violin
1973 Best Newcomer Nude with Violin Geoff Soar
1964 Play of the Year Flowering Cherry

WBDS Awards

The winners of 2010 WBDS Awards were:

Best ActressMichelene Harris for Bollards in “My Own Show”
Best ActorRichard Young for René Artois in “Allo ‘Allo”
Best Supporting ActressBeryl Hoyle as Sister Magdalen in “A Letter from the General”
Best Supporting ActorMalcolm Todd as Allan in “My Own Show”
Best NewcomerCoralie Farmer
Alison A Murray Backstage AwardRitchie Sharpe
Chairman's AwardRob Dixon
Isolene Slater Rose BowlMichelene Harris


photo of Richard YoungRichard Young
photo of Coralie FarmerCoralie Farmer
photo of Rob DixonRob Dixon
photo of Michelene HarrisMichelene Harris

The winners of 2009 WBDS Awards were:

Best NewcomerSuzanne Kerwin
Best ActressClaire Starr
Best ActorRichard Young
Best Supporting ActressLinda Stafford
Best Supporting ActorDave Cochrane
Alison A Murray Backstage AwardRitchie Sharpe
Chairman's AwardPenny Lewin for 9 years work with publicity especially liaising with the press
Isolene Slater Rose BowlMichelene Harris


photo of Candace GushCandace Gush
photo of Claire StarrClaire Starr
photo of Dave CochraneDave Cochrane
photo of Linda StaffordLinda Stafford
photo of Michelene HarrisMichelene Harris
photo of Penny LewinPenny Lewin
photo of Ritchie SharpeRitchie Sharpe


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