Tue 9th October, 7.30pm, Welsh Church Hall
Please see our play choosing guidelines for further information.
This evening we will be choosing our productions the Double (or Triple) Bill in March 2019 . Production proposals should be sent to the Secretary by Friday 5th October.
The production dates are as follows:
8th, 9th, 15th and 16th of March,
Fri 26th, Sat 27th October
Fri 2nd, Sat 3rd November 2018,
Welsh Church Hall
The Jurassic Parksby Superbolt Theatre
Please see the production page for details.
Tue 27th November, 7.30pm, Welsh Church Hall
Play Reading Pub Night
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This evening we will be reading
An Inspector Calls by J B Priestley.
An Inspector Calls was written by J. B. Priestley and first performed in 1945. It is one of his best known works for the stage, and is considered to be one of the classics of mid-20th century English theatre. The play's success and reputation has been boosted in recent years by a successful revival by director Stephen Daldry for the National Theatre with a national tour and a BBC production in 2015.
The play is a three-act drama, which takes place on a single night in April 1912, focusing on the prosperous upper middle-class Birling family, who live in a comfortable home in the fictional town of Brumley, "an industrial city in the north Midlands". The family is visited by a man calling himself Inspector Goole, who questions the family about the suicide of a young working-class woman, Eva Smith (also known as Daisy Renton). Long considered part of the repertory of classic "drawing room" theatre, the play has also been hailed as a scathing criticism of the hypocrisies of Victorian and Edwardian English society and as an expression of Priestley's socialist political principles. The play is well known to many teachers, teenagers and their parents as a GCSE text!
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