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Vengeance – The Demise of Oscar Wilde

Vengeance – The Demise of Oscar Wilde

  Fatdan Productions present Vengeance – The Demise of Oscar Wilde Book by John Merrigan | Music & Lyrics by Danielle Morgan / John Merrigan Orchestration by Liam Jurgens   FATDAN PRODUCTIONS is delighted to announce the performance of VENGEANCE, a brand-new musical drama about the demise of Oscar Wilde. Performance at the Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne on 30 September 2021 at 7.30pm Oscar Wilde has beguiled us for generations, and his literary works are as relevant today as when he wrote them over 100 years ago. Vengeance is a fresh narrative that tells his story through the eyes of his
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Towards Zero

Towards Zero

  Wimborne Drama Productions present Towards Zero by Agatha Christie and Gerald Verner   When murder is the end and not the beginning When a house party gathers at Gull’s Point, the clifftop home of Lady Tressilian (Ann McColgan-Clark), Neville Strange (Sam Moulton) finds himself caught between his ex-wife Audrey (Tracey Nicholls) and his new flame Kay (Jo Edington). A nail-biting thriller, the play probes the psychology of jealousy in the shadow of a savage and brutal murder. The play, directed by Paul Dodman, is adapted from Agatha Christie’s 1944 novel, which she described as one of her favourite stories.
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One Man, Two Guvnors

One Man, Two Guvnors

  Bishopstoke Players presents One Man, Two Guvnors   Bishopstoke Players are back with One Man, Two Guvnors. A classic tale of mistaken identity, One Man, Two Guvnors was a huge hit in London’s West End and on Broadway, and again when streamed on YouTube during the first lockdown. Thornden Hall is a fully professional theatre on the Thornden School campus on Winchester Road. It has a large stage area, large auditorium with raked seating, professional sound and lighting, professional scenery and parking on site. Performances are from 30 September to 2 October at 7.30 pm.  Tickets are £14 (under
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Bournemouth’s Got Talent…! Bournemouth Music Competitions Festival

Bournemouth’s Got Talent…! Bournemouth Music Competitions Festival

Some of you will have heard of the Bournemouth Music Competitions Festival (BMCF) – after all it’s been running for more than 90 years. Sadly it was cancelled last year due to Covid but they’re planning to be back with a bang in October 2021! Have you ever considered entering? As an amateur actor or Musical Theatre entertainer it is a great chance for you to perform songs or speeches that you’re unlikely to get the opportunity to do elsewhere. There’s a professional adjudicator who will give you some great tips, the atmosphere is very friendly and supportive, and you
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Highcliffe Charity Players donate over £1,000 to support worthy causes

Highcliffe Charity Players donate over £1,000 to support worthy causes

Award-winning amateur theatre group Highcliffe Charity Players has recently donated more than £1,000 to support four worthy causes: £500 to local theatrical costumiers Carry On Costumes, currently creating vital personal protective equipment (PPE) for local key workers; £500 to Christchurch Food Bank; £100 to Wings2fly towards the purchase of two custom-made specialist paediatric care ambulances, and £50 to Lurcher SOS Sighthound Rescue, a charity supported by their President, Guy Henry. Says HCP Chairman Georgina Smith: “In this current climate amongst so much uncertainty, it has been heart-warming for Charity Players to be able to donate money to those close to
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