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Coronation Fever – Review

Coronation Fever – Review

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Review taken from Western Gazette: KEEP Calm and Carry On. The much imitated wartime poster was part of the backdrop as the Monkton Players brought some Coronation Fever to the stage on Thursday, Friday and Saturday (October 29-31). And as you would hope and expect, things were anything but calm as the Players staged their latest comedy caper. The King is dead and in the Somerset parish of Wintercourse Frequent, villagers are preparing to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth the second. Like a mirror image from more than 60 years earlier – the set presented the scene of a village hall in 1952 back to the large audience. While we sat on modern plastic chairs, the cast perched on period folding wooden items as they convened around the trestle to discuss…
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Stay In Touch!

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Thank you to all of you who attended 'Coronation Fever', it was a great three nights! Please keep in touch and we will let you know about out March production as soon as we know more. Twitter: @monktonplayers Facebook: /monktonplayers Mailing List: Click here to subscribe
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Autumn Production – Coronation Fever

Autumn Production – Coronation Fever

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Coronation Fever A Farce By Vince Jones Directed By Tim Hiscock Thursday 29, Friday 30 & Saturday 31 October 2015 - 8pm West Monkton Village Hall Tickets: £8 Full - £7 Concession. £1 off all tickets purchased by Midnight 28 October Tickets available from: Online - Provided by TicketSource Taunton Visitor Centre - Market House - Available Soon! Changes Hair Salon - Available Soon! TicketSource Telephone Box Office: 0333 666 3366 Help us promote our production by clicking here to download the poster and displaying it at your work! :-) The play takes place over two evenings in Wintercourse Frequent - a small Somerset village, in June and July 1952. King George died the previous February, and the Coronation of Elizabeth II is planned for June the following year. To ensure that the people of Wintercourse…
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Buy Tickets – Pull The Other One

Buy Tickets – Pull The Other One

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Pull The Other One A Farce By Norman Robbins Directed By Colin Jones   Tickets available from: Online - Provided by TicketSource Taunton Tourist Information Centre Changes Hair Salon - Monkton Heathfield TicketSource Telephone Box Office: 0333 666 3366     Thursday 26, Friday 27 & Saturday 28 March 2015 - 8pm West Monkton Village Hall Tickets: £7 Full - £6 Concession. £1 off all tickets purchased by Wednesday 25 March.
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Spring 2015 Production – Pull The Other One

Spring 2015 Production – Pull The Other One

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Pull The Other One A Farce By Norman Robbins Directed By Colin Jones Thursday 26, Friday 27 & Saturday 28 March 2015 - 8pm West Monkton Village Hall Tickets: £7 Full - £6 Concession. £1 off all tickets purchased by Wednesday 25 March.   Tickets available from: Online - Provided by TicketSource Taunton Tourist Information Centre Changes Hair Salon TicketSource Telephone Box Office: 0333 666 3366 Help us promote our production by clicking here to download the poster and displaying it at your work! :-)     Albert Perkins is blessed with a loving wife, Muriel and cursed with a fearsome mother-in-law, Boadecia. When his friend Hilary Armitage writes to him reminiscing about the good times they used to have, Boadicea reads the letter and determines to remove her daughter…
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Spring Production 2015 Announced

Spring Production 2015 Announced

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Our Spring Production has been announced! 'Pull The Other One', a Farce by Norman Robbins will be performed at The West Monkton Village Hall on Thursday 26, Friday 27 & Saturday 28 March 2015. Further details will be posted shortly.
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Last Orders Production This Week!

Last Orders Production This Week!

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After weeks of rehearsals it's finally here! Last Orders, a comedy by Yvonne and John Eddlestone has it's opening night on Thursday at West Monkton Village Hall. Purchase your tickets before midnight on Wednesday, and get £1 off per ticket. Full details below...     Last Orders A Comedy By Yvonne and John Eddlestone Directed By Cathy Blacklock West Monkton Village Hall Thursday 30, Friday 31 October and Saturday 1 November 2014 8pm Start Tickets £7 Full, £6 Concession £1 Off all tickets purchased by Thursday 30 October Click here for the Box Office   There are three stories, running through the play. Owen takes a booking for Wednesday night, despite being told by his wife not to do so. He therefore has to hide this from her. Tracy is inveigled…
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Autumn Production – Last Orders

Autumn Production – Last Orders

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Last Orders A Comedy By Yvonne and John Eddlestone Directed By Cathy Blacklock West Monkton Village Hall Thursday 30, Friday 31 October and Saturday 1 November 2014 8pm Start Tickets £7 Full, £6 Concession £1 Off all tickets purchased by Thursday 30 October Click here for the Box Office   There are three stories, running through the play. Owen takes a booking for Wednesday night, despite being told by his wife not to do so. He therefore has to hide this from her. Tracy is inveigled into acting as waitress for the night but gradually gets drunk, thus causing chaos to descend on the poor unfortunate couple who have made the booking. At the same time, Pat seems to have something to hide. Why is she not available to cook on…
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