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Autumn Production – Tickets and Posters Available

Autumn Production – Tickets and Posters Available

Productions
  Tickets for the Autumn Production are now available to purchase online. Click on 'Box Office' at the top of the screen to carry out your purchase. Remember if you purchase your tickets before October 27 you can get £1 off each ticket. If you would like to download a copy of our poster, please click on poster preview to the left. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to open the file.
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Don’t Get Your Vicars In A Twist

Don’t Get Your Vicars In A Twist

Productions
How quickly it all comes around! It seems like only yesterday we were taking down the set for “Love and Money” and here we are just a very short time away from treading the boards once again. In fact, depending on when this lands on your doormat, it may well be done and dusted by now! It takes place in the Village Hall from Thursday 27 to Saturday 29 October so, if there is time, get your tickets now. They are on sale in the village stores, from any cast member or visit our website to book online. The October production is a farce (what else?) entitled “Don’t get your Vicars in a Twist” by Ann Gawthorpe and Lesley Bown. When I tell you that it contains 2 bishops, 1…
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Autumn Play Cast

Autumn Play Cast

Productions
The cast for the Autumn production, "Don't Get Your Vicars in a Twist" by Ann Gawthorpe and Lesley Bowm has been announced: George - John Furse Caroline - Jade Coate Dickie - Tony Barratt Alan - Adam Hiscock Ronald - Colin Jones Marigold - Victoria Warr Maddie - Cathy Blacklock Charles - Tony Hiscock Freda - Ruth Jones Angela - Debbie Arscott Herbert - Graham Pinney Director - Tim Hiscock Prompt - Lyn Batt The first rehearsal will be taking place on 2nd August and will be performed at the West Monkton. Village Hall on 27,28 & 29 October 2011  
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Autumn Play Announced

Autumn Play Announced

Productions
We have just finished deciding on our next production. After a few weeks of reading we are going to be performing "Don't Get Your Vicars in a Twist" by Ann Gawthorpe and Lesley Bowm. Casting takes place next Tuesday. Full information will be posted next week!
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Play Reading – June 7

Play Reading – June 7

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We will be holding a Play Reading meeting on Tuesday 7 June at 8pm to review plays for our October production. If you are interested in attending please drop us an e-mail info@monktonplayers.co.uk  
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AGM Held on Tuesday May 3

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The AGM was held at the West Monkton Village Hall on Tuesday 3 May 2011. The new committee for 2011/2012 is as follows: Chairman - Graham Pinney Secretary - Cathy Blacklock Vice Chair - Ruth Jones Treasurer - Lyn Batt Members - Tom Norton, Tony Barratt and Debbie Arscott Tim Hiscock has volunteered to direct our next production in October. A full report will be available shortly.
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AGM – May 3 2011

AGM – May 3 2011

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We will be holding our Annual General Meeting on Tuesday May 3 2011 at 8pm in the Committee Room at West Monkton Village Hall. Everyone is welcome to attend and to find out more about us. The meeting normally lasts approx 1hr followed by a pint at The Merry Monk a short walk from the Village Hall We look forward to seeing you!
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Review: Love and Money

Review: Love and Money

Featured, Productions
Yet again, this small group delighted audiences with a hilarious production.  Whilst not a frenetic farce, Love and Money by Raymond Hopkins had enough funny “business” and a witty script to boot.  The scene with the vicar, the lady from SOCO and the tube of superglue was a great moment of farce, brilliantly executed by Tim and Carrie-Anne Hiscock and some members of the audience were obviously moved to tears!  Under Ruth Jones’ able direction, every member of the cast had a part to play in the unfolding of the plot as Derek Felton (Graham Pinney, determined to extract every bit of laughter from the part) tried to profit on the insurance after a burglary.  Debbie Sparks as his long-suffering wife made the most of some very funny lines and…
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