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Last year's diary dates

21/11/2017Film Night
14/11/2017Theatre visit: The Widowing of Mrs Holroyd at Lace Market Theatre
07/11/2017Bangers & Bangers (& Squeakers)
31/10/2017Hallowe’en Playreading
24/10/2017Set-building for 39 Steps
17/10/2017AUDITIONS: "Black Widow" (directed by Malcolm Todd)
10/10/2017Readthrough: "Black Widow"
03/10/2017"Can you hear me at the back?" - A voice workshop with Ali Bakewell
26/09/2017Set and prop building
19/09/2017Playreading: "All Things Considered" by Ben Brown
12/09/2017Season launch with cheese and wine. All welcome.
05/09/2017AGM
18/07/2017WBDS Awards party ... including Post-prod for Colder Than Here
11/07/2017Production week for Colder than Here
04/07/2017Pre-prod (Colder Than Here)
27/06/2017Auditions November play - 39 Steps
20/06/2017Readthrough November play 39 Steps
13/06/2017Set building
06/06/2017WBDS Quiz Night!
30/05/2017Set building
23/05/2017Post-prod (The Anniversary)
16/05/2017Opening Night for The Anniversary
09/05/2017Pre-prod (for The Anniversary)
02/05/2017Play Reading
25/04/2017Set-building
18/04/2017AUDITIONS - Colder Than Here
11/04/2017Poker Night
04/04/2017Readthrough - Colder Than Here
28/03/2017Open Night
21/03/2017Extraordinary General Meeting (plus playreading)
14/03/2017Post Production Under the Stars
07/03/2017Production Week Under the Stars
28/02/2017Pre Production Under the Stars
21/02/2017Read thru of one of the proposed plays for 2017/18 Season
14/02/2017Cancelled - No Valentine's Set Building
07/02/2017Read thru of one of the proposed plays for 2017/18 Season
31/01/2017Set Building for Under The Stars
24/01/2017Auditions for The Anniversary
17/01/2017Read thru for The Anniversary
10/01/2017Beetle Drive
03/01/2017Theatre Visit to see Tissue at Lace Market
17/12/2016Christmas Dinner at Poppy and Pint
13/12/2016Post Production A Christmas Carol
06/12/2016Production Week Christmas Carol
29/11/2016Pre Production A Christmas Carol


All Meetings are held at the Studio Theatre, Stamford Road and commence at 7:45pm unless otherwise shown


Film Night
>21/11/2017
Contact: Chris Robinson

Theatre visit: The Widowing of Mrs Holroyd at Lace Market Theatre
>14/11/2017
N.B. The Studio Theatre will not be open tonight!
Contact: Coralie Farmer

Bangers & Bangers (& Squeakers)
>07/11/2017
Bonfire, fireworks and barbecue (including veggie sausages!)
Contact: Lynn Burges

Hallowe’en Playreading
>31/10/2017
Spooky fun
Contact: Coralie Farmer

Set-building for 39 Steps
>24/10/2017
Contact: Andy Bakewell

AUDITIONS: "Black Widow" (directed by Malcolm Todd)
>17/10/2017
Auditions for our February play. Parts: 6M/6F
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Readthrough: "Black Widow"
>10/10/2017
"Black Widow" by Paul Thain will be the WBDS production in Feb 2018
Contact: Malcolm Todd

"Can you hear me at the back?" - A voice workshop with Ali Bakewell
>03/10/2017
How to prepare your voice, how to keep your voice safe during rehearsals and production, how to use your voice to develop character and how to be heard at the back.
Contact: Ali Bakewell

Set and prop building
>26/09/2017
Contact: Chris Robinson

Playreading: "All Things Considered" by Ben Brown
>19/09/2017
Contact: Malcolm Todd/Vic Carr

Season launch with cheese and wine. All welcome.
>12/09/2017

AGM
>05/09/2017

WBDS Awards party ... including Post-prod for Colder Than Here
>18/07/2017
The usual analysis of the latest play; plus the usual fun, food, drink and AWARDS. Assume Bridgford Park unless really wet.
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Production week for Colder than Here
>11/07/2017
No club night, as the last play of the season opens.
Contact: boxoffice@wbds.org.uk

Pre-prod (Colder Than Here)
>04/07/2017
Making the Studio ready for our audience... many hands make quick work!
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Auditions November play - 39 Steps
>27/06/2017
If you have seen the film, this is totally different. Turn up and see
Contact: wbds@wbds.org.uk

Readthrough November play 39 Steps
>20/06/2017
Readthrough in advance of next week's auditions, with director Anna Hodkin. If you have seen the film, this is totally different. Turn and and see.
Contact: wbds@wbds.org.uk

Set building
>13/06/2017
Continuing the build for July play "Colder Than Here"
Contact: Malcolm Todd

WBDS Quiz Night!
>06/06/2017
With Quizmaster Tim Farrow ... bring a bottle if you find it makes you smarter!
Contact: Lynn Burges

Set building
>30/05/2017
New play, new set: time to start work on "Colder Than Here"
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Post-prod (The Anniversary)
>23/05/2017
How did it go, what worked and what didn't, and what did the internal crit think...?
Contact: Rob Dixon

Opening Night for The Anniversary
>16/05/2017
No club night - if you're not involved in this production, get your ticket!

Pre-prod (for The Anniversary)
>09/05/2017
Marigold night!
Contact: Lynn Burges

Play Reading
>02/05/2017
A look at another candidate for 2017/18 season
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Set-building
>25/04/2017
Help get the set built for the May play The Anniversary
Contact: Andy Bakewell

AUDITIONS - Colder Than Here
>18/04/2017
Auditions for our July play. See "Future productions" for details.
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Poker Night
>11/04/2017
Chips and green beize
Contact: Andy Bakewell

Readthrough - Colder Than Here
>04/04/2017
Readthrough for our July play, Colder Than Here by Laura Wade
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Open Night
>28/03/2017
Opportunity to invite new people to see what we do and join up
Contact: Lynn Burges

Extraordinary General Meeting (plus playreading)
>21/03/2017
EGM for members only to be followed by reading a one-act play
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Post Production Under the Stars
>14/03/2017
Talk about what went well, what we learnt, hear the internal crit
Contact: Rob Dixon

Production Week Under the Stars
>07/03/2017
Showtime
Contact: Box Office for tickets

Pre Production Under the Stars
>28/02/2017
Get the studio ready for the audience
Contact: Rob Dixon

Read thru of one of the proposed plays for 2017/18 Season
>21/02/2017
Read thru of a play we are considering for next season
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Cancelled - No Valentine's Set Building
>14/02/2017
Stay at home!!
Contact: No one

Read thru of one of the proposed plays for 2017/18 Season
>07/02/2017
Read thru of a play we are considering for next season
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Set Building for Under The Stars
>31/01/2017
Construction, painting, making builders tea
Contact: Andy "The Hammer" Bakewell

Auditions for The Anniversary
>24/01/2017
Tony's May play - open auditions
Contact: Rob Dixon

Read thru for The Anniversary
>17/01/2017
Tony's May play read thru. Anyone can come along
Contact: Rob Dixon

Beetle Drive
>10/01/2017
Fun and games with Chris
Contact: Chris Robinson

Theatre Visit to see Tissue at Lace Market
>03/01/2017
Malcolm is acting again at Lace Market in Tissue. Contact Rob for tickets before end of Dec
Contact: Rob Dixon

Christmas Dinner at Poppy and Pint
>17/12/2016
Details to follow, food, games, last event before Christmas break
Contact: Lynn Burges with Coralie doing games!!

Post Production A Christmas Carol
>13/12/2016
Talk about what went well, what we learnt, hear the internal crit
Contact: Lynn Burges

Production Week Christmas Carol
>06/12/2016
Act, FOH, come and watch, do techy bits
Contact: Lynn Burges

Pre Production A Christmas Carol
>29/11/2016
Get the studio ready for the audience
Contact: Lynn Burges

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