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  • The Great Mallard (2017)

    Performed: 22nd-25th November 2017

    Written by: Martin Clare

    Produced by: Louise Burgess

    Directed by: Martin Clare

    Cast: Eleanor Cardoza, Chris Matthews, Joan Jones, Peter Mungovan, Rachael Gallagher, Richard Hankinson, Rebecca Buckley

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  • Aurelia (2017)

    Performed: 26th-29th April 2017

    Written by: Robert Thomas / Tudor Gates

    Produced & Directed by: Laura Kinsella

    Cast: Louise Burgess, Becky Buckley, Sylvia Rose, Joan Jones, Bill Craig, Martin Clare.

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  • The Thrill Of Love (2016)

    Performed: 23rd-26th November 2016

    Written by: Amanda Whittington

    Produced & Directed by: Martin Clare

    Cast: Laura Kinsella, Chris Matthews, Kath Phillips, Rachael Gallagher, Sally-Marianne Hatton.

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  • Jane Eyre (2016)

    Performed: 20th-23rd April 2016

    Written by: Laura Kinsella

    (based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë)

    Produced & Directed by: Laura Kinsella

    Cast: Louise Burgess, Martin Clare, Joan Jones, Stephen Miles, Kath Phillips, Sylvia Rose, Peter Mungovan, Sally-Marianne Hatton, Philippa Cameron, Richard Hankinson, Rebecca Buckley, Eleanor Cardoza, Talia Matthews

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  • Hummingbird House (2015)

    Performed: 25th-28th November 2015

    Written by: Martin Clare

    Produced & Directed by: Chris Matthews

    Cast: Sally-Marianne Hatton, Rebecca Buckley, Martin Clare,

    Louise Burgess, Joan Jones, Bill Craig, Richard Hankinson

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  • Murder Deferred (2015)

    Performed: 22nd-25th April 2015

    Written by: Stuart Ready

    Produced & Directed by: Bill Craig

    Cast: Louise Burgess, Laura Kinsella, Rachael Gallagher,

    Sylvia Rose, Joan Jones, Bill Craig, Rebecca Buckley

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  • Bedside Manners (2014)

    Performed: 26th-29th November 2014

    Written by: Derek Benfield

    Produced & Directed by: Bill Craig

    Cast: Martin Clare, Chris Matthews, Sally-Marianne Hatton,

    Richard Hankinson, Rachael Gallagher

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  • The Mr Misty Mystery (2014)

    Performed: 30th April - 3rd May 2014

    Written by: Martin Clare

    Produced & Directed by: Chris Matthews

    Cast: Laura Kinsella, Rachael Gallagher, Louise Burgess, Sally-Marianne Hatton,

    Sylvia Rose, Thomas Beswick-Brown, Richard Hankinson

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  • Daisy Pulls It Off (2013)

    Performed: 20th-23rd November 2013

    Written by: Denise Deegan

    Produced & Directed by: Chris Matthews

    Cast: Sally-Marianne Hatton, Rachael Gallagher, Eleanor Cardoza, Jasmine McGovern,

    Louise Burgess, Laura Kinsella, Rebecca Buckley, Olivia Matthews, Philippa Cameron,

    Joan Jones, Gina Hutchinson, Bill Craig, Richard Hankinson, Thomas Beswick-Brown

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  • Trap For A Lonely Man (2013)

    Performed: 24th-27th April 2013

    Written by: Robert Thomas

    Produced & Directed by: Mike Duckworth

    Cast: Martin Clare, Rachael Gallagher, Chris Matthews,

    Thomas Beswick-Brown, Bill Craig, Philippa Cameron, Steven Miles

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  • Blithe Spirit (2012)

    Performed: 21st-24th November 2012

    Written by: Noel Coward

    Produced & Directed by: Carol Davies

    Cast: Laura Kinsella, Sally-Marianne Hatton, Martin Clare,

    Chris Matthews, Joan Jones, Louise Burgess, Rachael Gallagher

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  • Confusions (2012)

    Performed: 25th-28th April 2012

    Written by: Alan Ayckbourn

    Produced by: Carol Davies

    Directed by: Gina Hutchinson

    Cast: Laura Kinsella, Joan Jones, Martin Clare,

    Chris Matthews, Diane Hutchinson, John Wagner, Bill Craig

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  • Death By Fatal Murder (2011)

    Performed: 23rd-26th November 2011

    Written by: Peter Gordon

    Produced & Directed by: Brian Capper & Carol Davies

    Cast: Jon Barton, John Wagner, Joan Jones, Stefanie Knight,

    Chris Matthews, Louise Burgess, Sandra Capper, Martin Clare, Andrew Bushell

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  • Two Wits To Woo (2011)

    The Pen Of My Aunt

    Day Trippers

    Performed: 3rd-4th & 6th-7th May 2011

    Produced & Directed by: Brian Capper

    Title: Two Wits To Woo

    Written by: John Kelly

    Cast: Sylvia Rose, Bill Craig, Chris Matthews

     

    Title: The Pen Of My Aunt

    Written by: Gordon Daviot

    Cast: Gina Hutchinson, Bill Craig, Jon Barton, Martin Clare

     

    Title: Day Trippers

    Written by: Jean McConnell

    Cast: Sandra Capper, Joan Jones

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  • Murdered To Death (2010)

    Performed: 24th-27th November 2010

    Written by: Peter Gordon

    Produced & Directed by: Carol Davies

    Cast: Jon Barton, John Wagner, Joan Jones, Stefanie Knight, Chris Matthews, Louise Burgess, Sandra Capper, Brian Capper, Gina Hutchinson, Bill Craig

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  • A Sting In The Tale (2010)

    Performed: 21st-24th April 2010

    Written by: Brian Clemens & Dennis Spooner

    Produced & Directed by: Sandra Capper

    Cast: Martin Clare, Jon Barton, Laura Kinsella,

    Joan Jones, Chris Matthews

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  • Beside The Seaside (2009)

    Performed: 18th-21st November 2009

    Written by: Leslie Sands

    Produced & Directed by: Gina Hutchinson

    Cast: Sandra Capper, Stefanie Knight, Louise Burgess, Jon Barton, Joan Jones, Chris Matthews, Philippa Cameron, John Wagner, Rachael Gallagher

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  • Summer End (2009)

    Performed: 22nd-25th April 2009

    Written by: Eric Chappell

    Produced & Directed by: Brian Capper

    Cast: Sandra Capper, Gina Hutchinson, Laura Kinsella, Stefanie Knight, John Wagner

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  • Curtain Up On Murder (2008)

    Performed: 19th-22nd November 2008

    Written by: Bettine Manktelow

    Produced & Directed by: Sandra Capper

    Cast: Stefanie Knight, Laura Kinsella, Rachael Gallagher, Bill Craig, Martin Clare, Philippa Cameron, John Wagner, Carol Davies

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  • Private Lives (2008)

    Performed: 23rd-26th April 2008

    Written by: Noel Coward

    Produced & Directed by: David Ades

    Cast: Jon Barton, Diane Hutchinson,

    Martin Clare, Laura Kinsella, Sandra Capper

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  • Murder On The Menu (2007)

    Performed: November 2007

    Written by: Jon Barton

    Cast: Laura Kinsella, John Wagner, Martin Clare,

    Philippa Cameron, Jon Barton, Carol Davies, Gina Hutchinson

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  • Wait Until The Ghost Is Clear (2007)

    Performed: 25th-28th April 2007

    Written by: Ian Hornby

    Produced & Directed by: Madeleine White

    Cast: Jon Barton, Alice Rhodes, Philippa Cameron,

    Sandra Capper, Martin Clare, Madeleine White

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  • Hobson's Choice (2006)

    Performed: 16th-18th November 2006

    Written by: Harold Brighouse

    Produced & Directed by: Gina Hutchinson

    Cast: Jon Barton, Diane Hutchinson, John Wagner, Philippa Cameron, Laura Kinsella, Ron Hutchinson, Mark Horne, Martin Clare, David White, Sylvia Rose, Gemma Hennings, Bill Craig

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  • Laughter In The Dark (2006)

    Performed: 10th-13th May 2006

    Written by: Victor Lucas

    Produced & Directed by: Madeleine White

    Cast: Bill Craig, Sandra Capper, David White, Jenny White, John Wagner, Diane Hutchinson, Mark Hutchinson, Mark Horne, Philippa Cameron, Jon Barton, Gina Hutchinson, Martin Clare, Rachael Gallagher

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  • Gone Up In Smoke (2005)

    Performed: 16th-19th November 2005

    Written by: Georgina Reid

    Produced & Directed by: Sandra Capper

    Cast: Jon Barton, Diane Hutchinson, Jenny White,

    Laura Kinsella, David White, John Wagner

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  • Kindly Keep It Covered (2005)

    Performed: 20th-23rd April 2005

    Written by: Dave Freeman

    Produced & Directed by: Madeleine White

    Cast: John Wagner, Philippa Cameron, Gina Hutchinson, Jon Barton, Sandra Capper, Bill Craig, Sylvia Rose

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  • Meat & Two Veg (2004)

    Saturday Night At The Movies

    Performed: 22nd-24th April 2004

    Produced & Directed by: Madeleine White

    Title: Meat & Two Veg

    Written by: Paul Beard

    Cast: Sandra Capper, Brian Capper, David Jones

     

    Title: Saturday Night At The Movies

    Written by: Martin Clare

    Cast: Jenny White, Julie Morton, David White, Martin Clare, Jon Barton, Laura Kinsella, Ron Hutchinson, Gina Hutchinson

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  • Pull The Other One (2003)

    Performed: 8th-10th May 2003

    Written by: Norman Robbins

    Produced & Directed by: David Ades

    Cast: Gina Hutchinson, Bill Craig, Madeleine White, David Ades, Jenny White, John Wagner, David White

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  • Natural Causes (2002)

    Performed: 21st-23rd November 2002

    Written by: Eric Chappell

    Produced & Directed by: David Ades

    Cast: Clive Alford, David White, Jenny White,

    Sandra Capper, Bill Craig

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  • Shirley Valentine (2002)

    Performed: 26th-28th September 2002

    Written by: Willy Russell

    Produced & Directed by: Mike Duckworth

    Cast: Anne Duckworth

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  • The Murder Room (2002)

    Performed: 18th-20th April 2002

    Written by: Jack Sharkey

    Produced & Directed by: David Ades

    Cast: David White, Sandra Capper, Gina Hutchinson, Clive Alford, Jenny White, John Wagner

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  • Murder In Neighbourhood Watch (2001)

    Performed: 22nd-24th November 2001

    Written by: Stewart Burke

    Produced & Directed by: Mike Duckworth

    Cast: Clive Alford, Julie Morton, David White,

    Mark Hutchinson, Madeleine White, Bill Craig, Jenny White

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  • Tiptoe Through The Tombstones (2001)

    Performed: 4th-7th April 2001

    Written by: Norman Robbins

    Produced & Directed by: Madeleine White

    Cast: John Wagner, Jenny White, Madeleine White, David Ades, Gina Hutchinson, Sandra Capper, Clive Alford, Georgina Ward, Louise Craigen

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  • Say Something Happened (2000)

    The Late Lamented

    Halfway Up The M3

        On The Way To Basingstoke

    Performed: 22nd-24th April 2004

    Produced & Directed by: Louise Craigen

    Title: Say Something Happened

    Written by: Alan Bennett

    Cast: Sandra Capper, David White, Louise Craigen

     

    Title: The Late Lamented

    Written by: Falkland Cary

    Cast: Carol Davies, Madeleine White, Gina Hutchinson,

    Bill Craig, Clive Alford

     

    Title: Halfway Up The M3 On The Way To Basingstoke

    Written by: B. A. Kitchen

    Cast: John Wagner, Jenny White, Gina Hutchinson, David White, Clive Alford, Sally Davies, Sandra Capper, Carol Davies

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  • Dark Lucy (2000)

    Performed: 5th-8th April 2000

    Written by: Phillip King & Parnell Bradbury

    Produced & Directed by: Mike Duckworth

    Cast: David Ades, Louise Craigen, Clive Alford,

    Sylvia Rose, Carol Davies, David White, Gina Hutchinson

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  • Out Of Order (1999)

    Performed: November 1999

    Written by: Ray Cooney

    Produced & Directed by: David Ades

    Cast: Clive Alford, Bill Craig, John Wagner, Louise Craigen, Jon Barton, David White, Gina Hutchinson, Mark Hutchinson, Sandra Capper, Madeleine White

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  • Breezeblock Park (1999)

    Performed: 21st-24th April 1999

    Written by: Willy Russell

    Produced & Directed by: Mike Duckworth

    Cast: Madeleine White, Barney Horne, Emma Duckworth, Carol Davies, Mark Hutchinson, Sandra Capper, David White, John Wagner, Martin Clare

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  • Twelfth Night (1998)

    Performed: 18th-21st November 1998

    Written by: William Shakespeare

    Produced & Directed by: Shelagh Whitehead

    Cast: Barney Horne, Ron Hutchinson, Ben Craig, John Wagner, Diane Hutchinson, Mark Hutchinson, Mark Horne, David White, Louise Craigen, Sandra Capper, Bill Craig, Jon Barton, Clive Alford, Jenny White, Helen Martin, Carol Davies, Rebecca Davies, Sally Davies, Gina Hutchinson, Varzie Clare

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  • The Shop At Sly Corner (1998)

    Performed: 22nd-25th April 1998

    Written by: Edward Percy

    Produced & Directed by: Mike Duckworth

    Cast: Clive Alford, Jon Barton, Diane Hutchinson, Lisa Davies, Gina Hutchinson, Sylvia Rose, Mark Hutchinson, Bill Craig, Ben Craig, David White

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  • Mantrap (1997)

    At The Changing Of The Year

    The Wedding

    Performed: 19th-22nd November 1997

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Title: Mantrap

    Written by: Paul Reakes

    Cast: Barney Horne, Louise Craigen, Mark Horne, David Ades, Helen Martin

     

    Title: At The Changing Of The Year

    Written by: Malcolm Young

    Cast: Julie Morton, Barney Horne, Clive Alford, Diane Hutchinson, Helen Martin, Mark Hutchinson, Ron Hutchinson

     

    Title: The Wedding

    Written by: Keith Waterhouse & Willis Hall

    Cast: Helen Martin, Madeleine White, Clive Alford, Mark Hutchinson, Diane Hutchinson, Gina Hutchinson, David Ades, Ron Hutchinson, Matthew Johnson, Mark Horne, Shelagh Whitehead, Sandra Capper, Martin Clare, Louise Craigen

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  • The Importance Of Being Earnest (1997)

    Performed: 23rd-26th April 1997

    Written by: Oscar Wilde

    Produced & Directed by: Louise Craigen

    Cast: Clive Alford, Barney Horne, Bill Craig, Ron Hutchinson, Mark Hutchinson, Gina Hutchinson, Diane Hutchinson, Lisa Davies, Sandra Capper

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  • Plaster (1996)

    Temptation Sordid or Virtue Rewarded

    Murder By The Book

    Performed: 20th-23rd November 1996

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Title: Plaster

    Written by: Richard Harris

    Cast: David White, Sylvia Rose

     

    Title: Temptation Sordid or Virtue Rewarded

    Written by: Winifred Phelps

    Cast: Gina Hutchinson, Diane Hutchinson, Mark Hutchinson, David White, Sylvia Rose

     

    Title: Murder By The Book

    Written by: Duncan Greenwood & Robert King

    Cast: Clive Alford, Madeleine White, Louise Craigen, Bill Craig, David Ades

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  • Off The Hook (1996)

    Performed: 24th-27th April 1996

    Written by: Derek Benfield

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Betty Black, Louise Craigen, Clive Alford, Bill Craig, Barney Horne, David White, Gina Hutchinson, Diane Hutchinson, Sandra Capper, Ron Hutchinson

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  • Children's Christmas Extravaganza (1995)

    Performed: December 1995

    Written by: Anne Duckworth & Mike Duckworth

    Produced & Directed by: Anne Duckworth & Mike Duckworth

    Cast: Kate Briffa, Matthew Johnson, Pippa Scaife, Tim Craig, Rebecca Davies, Kim Johnson, Haley Sutton, Jenny White, Victoria Briffa, Janine Sutton, Alex Fraser, Emma Duckworth, Sally Davies, Alison Provan, Jenny Fraser, Elizabeth Fraser, Christopher Alford, Joseph Alford, Helen Pendlebury, Ben Craig

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  • A Murder Is Announced (1995)

    Performed: 15th-18th November 1995

    Written by: Leslie Darbon

    (based on the book by Agatha Christie)

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Louise Craigen, Sylvia Rose, Madeleine White, Barney Horne, Diane Hutchinson, Sandra Capper, Betty Black, Gina Hutchinson, Mark Hutchinson, Clive Alford, Bill Craig, Lisa Craig

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  • Shut Your Eyes And Think Of England (1995)

    Performed: 5th-8th April 1995

    Written by: John Chapman & Anthony Marriott

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Michael Duckworth, Louise Craigen, Clive Alford, Sandra Capper, Barney Horne, David White, Anne Duckworth, Bill Craig, Brian Collis

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  • Rumplestiltskin (1994)

    Performed: 16th-19th November 1994

    Written by: Norman Robbins

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Bill Craig, Helen Pendlebury, Joe Alford, Clare Wagner, Barney Horne, Emma Duckworth, Clive Alford, David White, Andrew White, John Wagner, Jenny White, Thomas Hall, Matthew Johnson, Ben Craig, Chris Alford, Lewis Clare, Emily Walling, Sally Davies, Rebecca Davies, Emily Hall

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  • Caught On The Hop (1994)

    Performed: 27th-30th April 1994

    Written by: Derek Benfield

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Barney Horne, Madeleine White, Bill Craig, Sylvia Rose, Mike Duckworth, Diane Hutchinson, Louise Craigen, Clive Alford

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  • Dead Ringer (1993)

    Performed: 17th-20th November 1993

    Written by: Charles Ross

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Barney Horne, Gina Hutchinson, Clive Alford, Brian Collis, David White, Barney Horne, Sylvia Rose, Bill Craig

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  • Local Affairs (1993)

    Performed: 28th April - 1st May 1993

    Written by: Richard Harris

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Sylvia Rose, Anne Duckworth, Mike Duckworth, Madeleine White, Clive Alford, Barney Horne, Gina Hutchinson, Ray Waterhouse, Julie Morton

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  • Nudes In Waning Lights (1992)

    The Birds Stopped Singing

    A Night Out

    Performed: 25th-28th November 1992

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Title: Nudes In Waning Lights

    Written by: George Brockhill

    Cast: Lisa Craig, David White, Julie Morton, Sandra Capper, Barney Horne, Sylvia Rose, Madeleine White

     

    Title: The Birds Stopped Singing

    Written by: Lawrence Barker

    Cast: Bill Craig, Brian Capper, Julie Morton, Madeleine White, Nick Davies, Sandra Capper

     

    Title: A Night Out

    Written by: Frank Vickery

    Cast: Diane Hutchinson, Ron Hutchinson, Gina Hutchinson, Paul Lord

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  • Aladdin (1992)

    Bad Day At Black Frog Creek

    Performed: 20th-23rd November 1996

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth & Madeleine White

    Title: Aladdin

    Cast: Thomas Hall, Zoe Davies, Sophie Hodgkinson, Yannis Loucopoulos, Andrew White, Jenny White, Martin Clare, Caroline Roby, John Wagner, Lewis Clare, Clare Wagner

     

    Title: Bad Day At Black Frog Creek

    Cast: Emma Duckworth, William Hutchinson, Jenny White, Andrew White, Helen Pendlebury, Jospeh Alford, Lewis Clare, Clare Wagner, Chris Alford

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  • Deadly Nightcap (1992)

    Performed: 1st-4th April 1992

    Written by: Francis Durbridge

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Sylvia Rose, Clive Alford, Madeleine White, David White, Sandra Capper, Bill Craig, Lisa Craig, Jim Carr, Barney Horne, Mike Duckworth

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  • Two And Two Make Sex (1991)

    Performed: 27th-30th November 1991

    Written by: Richard Harris & Leslie Darbon

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Clive Alford, Gina Hutchinson, David White, Anne Duckworth, Sylvia Rose, Mike Duckworth

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  • A Bird In The Hand (1991)

    Performed: 24th-27th April 1991

    Written by: Derek Benfield

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Sandra Capper, Clive Alford, Julie Morton, Brian Capper, Mike Duckworth, Lisa Craig, Joanne Royle, David White, Gina Hutchinson, Sylvia Rose

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  • CinderAlfred (1991)

    Ali's Barbara

    Performed: March 1991

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Title: CinderAlfred

    Written By: C. R. Cook

    Cast: Emma Duckworth, John Cormack, Clare Wagner, Thomas Hall, Andrew White, Alex Cormack, Lewis Clare, Stefanie Clare, Joseph Alford, Chris Alford, Sophie Hodgkinson, Chris Thompson, John Wagner, Zoe Davies, Jenny White, Gillian Thompson, Louise Holbrooks, Emily Hall

     

    Title: Ali's Barbara

    Written By: Richard Tydeman

    Cast: Stefanie Clare, Lewis Clar, Gillian Thompson, John Wagner, Zoe Davies, Emma Duckworth, Alex Cormack, Sophie Hodgkinson, Thomas Hall, Chris Thompson, Andrew White, John Cormack, Joseph Alford, Chris Alford, Louise Holbrooks, Jenny White

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  • Key For Two (1990)

    Performed: 7th-10th November 1990

    Written by: John Chapman & Dave Freeman

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Clive Alford, Madeleine White, Jim Carr, Julie Morton, Nick Davies, Sylvia Rose, Sandra Capper

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  • Ladies In Retirement (1990)

    Performed: 2nd-5th May 1990

    Written by: Edward Percy & Reginald Denham

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Julie Morton, Sandra Capper, Madeleine White, Tim Harrison, Sylvia Rose, Anne Duckworth, Sandra Capper

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  • Play On (1989)

    Performed: 6th-9th December 1989

    Written by: Rick Abbot

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Sylvia Rose, Gina Hutchinson, Brian Capper, Nora Froude, Joanne Royle, David White, Nick Davies, Diane Hutchinson, Sandra Capper, Alan Froude

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  • The House By The Lake (1989)

    Performed: 19th-22nd April 1989

    Written by: Hugh Mills

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Ray Waterhouse, Gina Hutchinson, Sylvia Rose, Gay Pilkington, Brian Capper, Mike Duckworth, Sandra Capper, David White, Madeleine White

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  • Pastiche (1988)

    Shadows

    The End Of The Beginning

    Performed: 11th-12th November 1988

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Title: Pastiche

    Written by: Nick Hall

    Cast: Nick Davies, Gina Hutchinson, Alan Froude, Sandra Capper

     

    Title: Shadows

    Written by: Josephine Carter

    Cast: Barbara Litherland, Sylvia Rose, Madeleine White, Brian Capper, Harry Litherland, Nora Froude, Crawford Bowers

     

    Title: The End Of The Beginning

    Written by: Sean O'Casey

    Cast: Ron Hutchinson, Jim Carr, Nora Froude

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  • The Late Mr Larrington (1987)

    Performed: November 1987

    Written by: Mary Wheeler

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Mike Duckworth, Ron Hutchinson, Sylvia Rose, Tim Harrison, Gina Hutchinson, Sally Hall, Ray Waterhouse, Jim Carr, Harry Litherland, Ruth Pennington, Barbara Litherland, Alan Froude, Madeleine White

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  • The Parlour Game (1986)

    Performed: November 1986

    Written by: Cade Metz

    Cast: Harry Litherland, Moire Hawkesford, Julie Morton, Barbara Litherland, Sylvia Rose, Tim Harrison, Gill Fecitt

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  • Fish Out Of Water (1986)

    Performed: 24th-26th April 1986

    Written by: Derek Benfield

    Produced & Directed By: Gina Hutchinson

    Cast: Jim Carr, Barbara Waterhouse, Dawn Freeman, Julie Morton, Nora Froude, Moire Hawkesford, Harry Litherland, Mark Priestner, Peter Freeman

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  • The Oak Settle (1985)

    Woman Alive

    Performed: November 1985

    Title: The Oak Settle

    Written By: Harold Brighouse

    Cast: Jim Carr, Moire Hawkesford, Peter Freeman, Dawn Freeman, Ron Hutchinson

     

    Title: Woman Alive

    Written By: John Tully

    Cast: Sue Davies, Tim Harrison, Sylvia Rose, Ray Waterhouse, Diane Hutchinson, Paul Johnson

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  • Cat Among The Pigeons (1985)

    Performed: April 1985

    Written by: Duncan Greenwood

    Produced & Directed by: Tim Harrison

    Cast: Peter Freeman, Dawn Cooper, Ray Waterhouse, Sylvia Rose, Gina Hutchinson, Jim Carr, Sue Davies, Paul Johnson, Diane Hutchinson

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  • Friends & Neighbours (1984)

    Performed: 12th-14th April 1984

    Written by: Austin Steele

    Produced & Directed by: Tim Harrison

    Cast: Sylvia Rose, Gina Hutchinson, Diane Hutchinson, Ray Waterhouse, Jim Carr, Paul Johnson, Duncan Priestner, Susan Davies

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  • The Tea Cosy (1983)

    Performed: November 1983

    Written by: Alfred Shaughnessy

    Cast: Moiree Hawkesford, Paul Johnson, Sue Davies, Nora Froude, Jim Carr, Andrew Bushell, Mandy Veitch, Gina Hutchinson, Duncan Priestner

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  • Danger Inside (1983)

    Performed: 21st-23rd April 1983

    Written by: Falkland L. Cary & Ivan Butler

    Produced & Directed by: Tim Harrison

    Cast: Moire Hawkesford, Dawn Cooper, Paul Johnson, Mark Priestner, Gina Hutchinson, Sue Davies, Alan Froude, Nora Froude, Mary Francis

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  • Dear Octopus (1982)

    Performed: 22nd-24th April 1982

    Written by: Dodie Smith

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Jim Carr, Edith Skene, Nora Froude, Moire Hawkesford, Sylvia Rose, Tim Harrison, Andrew Bushell, Jane Waterhouse, Mark Hutchinson, Diane Hutchinson, Barbara Waterhouse, Gina Hutchinson, Patricia Richards, Ray Waterhouse, Dawn Cooper, Mary Francis, Sue Davies

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  • The Pied Piper Of Hamelin (1981)

    Performed: November 1981

    Written by: Geoffrey Thornber

    Produced & Directed by: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: William Bushell, Joanna Wright, Amanda, Shenton, Rebecca Clare, Jonathan Clare, Diane Hutchinson, Jonathan Barker, Robert Pennington, Mark Hutchinson, Tony Clare, Mandy Veitch, Sadie Everard, Brian Pennington, Jeremy Barker, James Bushell, Ruth Pennington

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  • Once In A Blue Moon (1981)

    Performed: April 1981

    Written by: John Dole

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Tim Harrison, Andrew Bushell, Pat Richards, Dawn Cooper, Lynn Chapman, Wendy Clare, Sylvia Rose, Ron Hutchinson, Brenda Clare, Paul Bailey

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  • The Peaceful Days (1980)

    The West Ain't What It Was

    A Fishy Business

    Performed: November 1980

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth & Brenda Clare

    Title: The Peaceful Days

    Written by: Marjorie Green

    Cast: Mandy Veitch, Ruth Pennington, Diane Hutchinson, Joanna Wright, Mandy Shenton, Heather Gillies, Gaynor Catterall

     

    Title: The West Ain't What It Was

    Written by: Mollie M. Watson

    Cast: James Bushell, Jonathan Wright, Finlay Campbell, Jonathan Barker

     

    Title: A Fishy Business

    Written by: Margaret Wood

    Cast: Rebecca Clare, Robert Pennington, Jonathan Wright, Mandy Shenton, Sadie Everard, William Bushell, James Bushell, Gaynor Catterall, Brian Pennington, Finlay Campbell

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  • Murder Deferred (1980)

    Performed: April 1980

    Written by: Stuart Ready

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  • A Family Occasion (1979)

    Between Mouthfuls

    A Crowing Hen

    Performed: November 1979

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Title: A Family Occasion

    Written by: Jill Glew & A. C. Thomas

    Cast: Nora Froude, Tim Harrison, Alan Froude, Gina Hutchinson, Sylvia Rose, Edith Skene, Jim Carr, Andrew Bushell

     

    Title: Between Mouthfuls

    Written by: Alan Ayckbourn

    Cast: Tim Harrison, Alan Froude, Gina Hutchinson, Andrew Bushell, Christine Buckland

     

    Title: A Crowing Hen

    Written by: Doris M. Day

    Cast: Sylvia Rose, Dawn Cooper, Brenda Clare, Gina Hutchinson, Edith Skene

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  • Suddenly At Home (1979)

    Performed: April 1979

    Written by: Francis Durbridge

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  • The Late Mrs Early (1978)

    Performed: November 1978

    Written by: Norman Robbins

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  • The Patient In 4B (1978)

    Performed: September 1978

    Written by: Norman Robbins

    Cast: Joanne Entwistle, Jane Bushell, Julie Barker, Lynn Chapman, David Hainsworth, Diane Entwistle, Pat Richards, Janet Clare, Stuart Campbell

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  • The Geese Are Getting Fat (1978)

    Performed: April 1978

    Written by: Arthur Watkyn

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  • Birthday For Two (1977)

    The Crock, The Cock And The Candle

    Hi Fi Spy

    Performed: November 1977

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth & Gina Hutchinson

    Title: Birthday For Two

    Cast: Joanne Entwistle, Julie Barker, Lynne Chapman, Jane Bushell, Dawn Cooper, Ann Chapman, Janet Clare

     

    Title: The Crock, The Cock And The Candle

    Written by: Hugh Chesterman

    Cast: Roger Corlett, Lynne Chapman, Wendy Clare, David Hainsworth, Stuart Campbell, Julie Campbell, Julie Barker, Dawn Cooper, Jane Bushell, Janet Clare, Diane Entwistle, Ann Chapman, Joanne Entwistle

     

    Title: Hi Fi Spy

    Written by: Richard Tydeman

    Cast: David Hainsworth, Julie Barker, Janet Clare, Diane Entwistle, Stuart Campbell, Jane Bushell, Dawn Cooper, Lynne Chapman, Ann Chapman, Wendy Clare, Roger Corlett

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  • Amber For Anna (1977)

    Performed: April 1977

    Written by: Arthur Watkyn

    Cast: Nora Froude, Barbara Waterhouse, Moire Hawkesford, Ray Waterhouse, Harry Litherland, John Siddall, Amanda, Andrew Bushell, Alan Froude, Jim Carr, Gina Hutchinson

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  • Breath Of Spring (1976)

    Performed: November 1976

    Written by: Peter Coke

    Produced & Directed By: Ray Waterhouse

    Cast: Sheelagh Boothman, Harry Litherland, Barbara Waterhouse, Gina Hutchinson, Moira Hawkesford, Edith Skene, Colin Stanley, James Carr

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  • A Summer Review (1976)

    Performed: Summer 1976

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  • Uproar In The House (1976)

    Performed: April 1976

    Written by: Anthony Marriott

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth & Gina Hutchinson

    Cast: Andrew Bushell, Jean Barker, Pamela Powell, Gina Hutchinson, Jim Carr, John Siddall, Harry Litherland, Nora Froude, Nick Edmundson, Alan Froude, Moira Hawkesford, Barbara Hogarth

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  • Mayday Investigates (1975)

    Something In The Attic

    Performed: December 1975

    Title: Mayday Investigates

    Written by: Norman Hillas

     

    Title: Something In The Attic

    Written by: Molly Raynor

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  • Post Horn Gallop (1975)

    Performed: November 1975

    Written by: Derek Benfield

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Gina Hutchinson, Alan Froude, Nora Froude, Jean Barker, Shellah Boothman, Ray Waterhouse, Andrew Bushell, Pamela Powell, Colin Stanley, Ron Hutchinson, John Siddall

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  • The Dyspeptic Ogre (1975)

    The Caravan

    Take Your Pick

    'Twixt Eleven And Twelve

    Performed: August 1975

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth & Gina Hutchinson

    Title: The Dyspeptic Ogre

    Written by: Percival Wilde

    Cast: Katie Trounce, Julie Barker, Christopher Gill, Rebecca Clare, Michelle Siddall, Ruth Pennington, Diane Hutchinson, Jane Waterhouse, Lucy Bushell, Pippa Trounce, Jonathan Barker, William Bushell, Jonathan Wright, James Bushell, Andrew Corlett, Jeremy Barker, Mark Hutchinson

     

    Title: The Caravan

    Written by: Alan Ayckbourn

    Cast: Christopher Bushell, Carol Hughes, Diane Entwistle, David Wright, Roger Colett, David Hainsworth, Christopher Gill, Alison Simpole

     

    Title: Take Your Pick

    Written by: R. J. McGregor

    Cast: Roger Corlett, Jillian Hogarth, Ian Corlett, Wendy Clare, Mandy Blease, David Hainsworth, David Wright

     

    Title: 'Twixt Eleven And Twelve

    Written by: Reginald James MacGregor

    Cast: Julie Barker, Susan Harrison, Dawn Cooper, Linda Thompson, Pat Richards, Jane Bushell, Janet Clare, Joanne Boothman, Carol Hughes

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  • Trap For A Lonely Man (1975)

    Performed: April 1975

    Written by: Robert Thomas

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  • Cat On The Fiddle (1974)

    Performed: November 1974

    Written by: John Dole

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  • The Hole In The Sack (1974)

    The Scarlet Scar

    Performed: September 1974

    Title: The Hole In The Sack

     

    Title: The Scarlet Scar

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  • Something To Hide (1974)

    Performed: 25th - 27th April 1974

    Written by: Leslie Sands

    Cast: Ron Hutchinson, Jean Barker, Barbara Waterhouse, Alan Froude, John Siddall, Gina Hutchinson, Edith Skene

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  • Dear Delinquent (1973)

    Performed: November 1973

    Written by: Jack Popplewell

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  • Murder Mistaken (1973)

    Performed: April 1973

    Written by: Janet Green

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  • Brush With A Body (1972)

    Performed: November 1972

    Written by: Maurice McLoughlin

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Lynne Norbury, Olwen Barker, Ray Waterhouse, Sheila Boothman, John Siddall, Mike Duckworth, Edith Skene, Ron Hutchinson, Alan Hewitt, Ginny, Jean Barker

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  • Busybody (1972)

    Performed: April 1972

    Written by: Jack Popplewell

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  • Your Obedient Servant (1971)

    Performed: April 1971

    Written by: Diana Morgan

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  • Careful Rapture (1971)

    Performed: March 1971

    Written by: Jack Popplewell

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  • Murder At Quay Cottage (1970)

    Performed: November 1970

    Written by: Simon Amberley

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  • Sky's The Limit (1970)

    Performed: April 1970

    Written by: Arnold Helsby

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Colin Stanley, Alan Hewitt, Jean Barker, Nora Froude, Alan Froude, Ron Hutchinson, Brenda Clare, Ray Waterhouse, Geoff Barker, Vera Morgan, Theo Morgan

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  • The End Of The Beginning (1970)

    Performed: March 1970

    Written by: Sean O'Casey

    Cast: Ron Hutchinson, Geoff Barker, Pamela Harrop

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  • Ladies In Retirement (1969)

    Performed: November 1969

    Written by: Edward Percy & Reginald Denham

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Gina Hutchinson, Edith Skene, Nora Froude, Mike Duckworth, Olwen Barker, Pamela Harrop, Lily Smallwood

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  • Fool's Paradise (1969)

    Performed: April 1969

    Written by: Peter Coke

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Ron Hutchinson, Lily Smallwood, Mildred Stenton, Edith Skene, Gina Hutchinson, John Siddall, Pamela Harrop, Olwen Barker

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  • The Patient (1969)

    Busybody

    Performed: February 1969

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Title: The Patient

    Written by: Agatha Christie

     

    Title: Busybody

    Written by: Michael Dines

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  • The House On The Cliff (1968)

    Performed: November 1968

    Written by: George Batson

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

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  • Practical Approach (1968)

    Thinking Aloud

    Performed: April 1968

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Title: Practical Approach

    Written by: Gwyneth Jones

     

    Title: Thinking Aloud

    Written by: Emlyn Williams

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  • Strike Happy (1967)

    Performed: April 1967

    Written by: Duncan Greenwood

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  • Tea Cosy (1967)

    Performed: January 1967

    Written by: Alfred Shaughnessy

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  • Dilemma (1966)

    Performed: November 1966

    Written by: Joan Brampton

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Cast: Gina Hutchinson, Ron Hutchinson, Nora Froude, Alan Froude, Colin Stanley, Margaret Bromage

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  • The Creel Of Trout (1966)

    Fumed Oak

    Performed: January 1966

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

    Title: The Creel Of Trout

    Written by: Neil Grant

    Cast: C. Stanley, J. Hewitt, A. Bromwich, A. Froude

     

    Title: Fumed Oak

    Written by: Noël Coward

    Cast: R. Hutchinson, J. Barker, M. Stenton, L. Smallwood

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  • Blithe Spirit (1965)

    Performed: May 1965

    Written by: Noël Coward

    Produced & Directed By: Esme Duckworth

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  • Miaow! Miaow! (1965)

    Cinder's Fella

    Performed: January 1965

    Title: Miaow! Miaow!

    Written by: R. F. Delderfield

     

    Title: Cinder's Fella

    Written by: Mrs S. Norcott

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  • Here We Come Gathering (1956)

    Performed: November 1956

    Written by: Philip King & Anthony Armstrong

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  • We Took A Cottage (1956)

    Performed: April 1956

    Written by: Mary Harris

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  • Intent To Murder (1954)

    Performed: November 1954

    Written by: Leslie Sands

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  • Pools Paradise (1954)

    Performed: April 1954

    Written by: Armitage Owen

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  • Land Of The Living (1953)

    Performed: April 1953

    Written by: Leonard Irwin

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  • Two Dozen Red Roses (1952)

    Performed: November 1952

    Written by: Kenneth Horne

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  • Gaslight (1951)

    Performed: November 1951

    Written by: Patrick Hamilton

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  • The Late Christopher Bean (1951)

    Performed: March 1951

    Written by: Sidney Howard

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  • Tomorrow's Child (1950)

    Performed: March 1950

    Written by: Joan Coates

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  • Murder Out Of Tune (1949)

    Performed: November 1949

    Written by: Falkland L. Cary

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  • Painted Sparrows (1949)

    Performed: March 1949

    Written by: Guy Paxton & Edward V. Hoile

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  • The Joan Danvers (1948)

    Performed: November 1948

    Written by: Frank Stayton

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  • Sunday Tea (1947)

    The Friends Of Valerie Lane

    Today Of All Days

    Performed: November 1947

    Title: Sunday Tea

    Written by: Terence Bowen

     

    Title: The Friends Of Valerie Lane

    Written by: Dolland Parsons

     

    Title: Today Of All Days

    Written by: Philip Johnson

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  • Lights Out At Eleven (1938)

    Performed: 1938

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  • Tilly Of Bloomsbury (1937)

    Performed: 1937

    No information available

  • A Scrap Of Paper (1936)

    Performed: 1936

    Written by: Victorien Sardou

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  • Tyranny And Teacakes (1935)

    The Jacobite

    Performed: 1935

    Title: Tyranny And Teacakes

    Written by: Olive M. Popplewell

     

    Title: The Jacobite

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  • Jolly For Jennifer (1935)

    Performed: 1935

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  • Black Dogs (1933)

    Ebb Tide

    Performed: 1933

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  • Tons Of Money (1931)

    Performed: 1931

    Written by: Will Evans & Valentine

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  • The Fairy Transformed (1930)

    Performed: 1930

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  • Sleeping Beauty (1929)

    Performed: 1929

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  • Snowdrop (1928)

    Performed: 1928

    No information available

  • Poor Old Perkins (1928)

    Performed: 1928

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  • On Zephyr's Wings (1927)

    Performed: 1927

    No information available

  • David Garrick (1927)

    Performed: 1927

    Written by: Thomas William Robertson

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  • She Stoops To Conquer (1926)

    Performed: 1926

    Written by: Oliver Goldsmith

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  • Princess Felice (1925)

    Performed: 1925

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  • Caste (1925)

    Performed: 1925

    No information available

  •  A Winter's Tale (1924)

    Performed: 1924

    No information available

  • Dick Whittington (1923)

    Performed: 1923

    No information available