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Crossed Lines
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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
Audacity
Mindgame
Confusions
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
Copenhagen
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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Last year's diary dates

12/06/2018Play reading
05/06/2018Salt of the Earth read through
29/05/2018Set Building
22/05/2018Games Night
15/05/2018Post Prod Portrait of a Nude
08/05/2018Production Week Portrait of a Nude
01/05/2018Pre Prod Portrait of a Nude
24/04/2018Play reading
17/04/2018Quiz Night with Tim
10/04/2018Theatre Visit to Lace Market Theatre
03/04/2018No Meeting - Easter Break
27/03/2018Auditions for One Act Plays
20/03/2018Set-building for Portrait of a Nude
13/03/2018Read Thru for One Acts
06/03/2018Post-prod for "Black Widow"
27/02/2018Production week: "Black Widow"
20/02/2018Pre-prod for "Black Widow"
13/02/2018“My Greatest Role”
06/02/2018AUDITIONS: "Portrait of a Nude" by Laura Shamas (directed by Jerome Foley)
30/01/2018Readthrough: "Portrait of a Nude" by Laura Shamas
23/01/2018Games Night
16/01/2018Theatre Visit to The Haunting at Lace Market
09/01/2018Play reading
19/12/2017Christmas PANTO!
12/12/2017Post-prod for "39 Steps"
05/12/2017Opening night for "39 Steps".
28/11/2017Pre-prod for "39 Steps"
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


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


Play reading
>12/06/2018
Read thru plus social for a summer's day
Contact: Lynn Burges

Salt of the Earth read through
>05/06/2018
Read thru of the play for November 2018
Scripts available on the day
Contact: Rob Dixon

Set Building
>29/05/2018
Painting, making furniture, moving walls. Maybe??
Contact: Andy Bakewell

Games Night
>22/05/2018
Chris will bring a selection (trains and humanity might feature)
Contact: Chris Robinson

Post Prod Portrait of a Nude
>15/05/2018

Production Week Portrait of a Nude
>08/05/2018
Contact: Box Office

Pre Prod Portrait of a Nude
>01/05/2018
Contact: Vic Carr

Play reading
>24/04/2018
Maybe a play we might do - who knows
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Quiz Night with Tim
>17/04/2018
Tim's amazing quiz.
Contact: Chris Robinson

Theatre Visit to Lace Market Theatre
>10/04/2018
To see Otherwise Engaged
Contact: Lace Market Box Office

No Meeting - Easter Break
>03/04/2018

Auditions for One Act Plays
>27/03/2018
Auditions for Dear Lily and Tissue
Contact: Lynn Burges

Set-building for Portrait of a Nude
>20/03/2018
Contact: Lynn Burges

Read Thru for One Acts
>13/03/2018
Read thru for Dear Lily and Tissue, the plays for July 2018
Contact: Lynn Burges

Post-prod for "Black Widow"
>06/03/2018
Did we do well?
Contact: Malcolm Todd/Annie Haley

Production week: "Black Widow"
>27/02/2018
Get your tickets!
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Pre-prod for "Black Widow"
>20/02/2018
Scrub scrub, polish polish, hoover hoover...
Contact: Malcolm Todd

“My Greatest Role”
>13/02/2018
Wait and see...
Contact: Rob Dixon

AUDITIONS: "Portrait of a Nude" by Laura Shamas (directed by Jerome Foley)
>06/02/2018
Performance dates: 8-12 May.
Contact: Jerome Foley/Dawn Cochrane

Readthrough: "Portrait of a Nude" by Laura Shamas
>30/01/2018
Pre-audition readthrough for our May play.
Contact: Jerome Foley/Lynn Burges

Games Night
>23/01/2018
There will be many games!
Contact: Andy Bakewell

Theatre Visit to The Haunting at Lace Market
>16/01/2018
Lets go and see a play. Book your own tickets. Studio Closed
Contact: Malcolm Todd

Play reading
>09/01/2018
Read thru of a play we may do next season
Contact: Rob Dixon

Christmas PANTO!
>19/12/2017
Traditional WBDS pre-Christmas fun with traditional Jerome Foley panto for everyone to join in.
Contact: Lynn Burges

Post-prod for "39 Steps"
>12/12/2017
What went well, what might be done better...
Contact: Rosie Farrow/Lynn Burges

Opening night for "39 Steps".
>05/12/2017
Buy your tickets and/or volunteer for FoH duties!
Contact: boxoffice@wbds.org.uk

Pre-prod for "39 Steps"
>28/11/2017
Cleaning and tidying! Get the Studio clean and spruce for the first play of the season
Contact: Rosie Farrow/Lynn Burges

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

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