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2014 Spring Triple Bill
A triple bill of one-act plays

where and when

 A B O U T


Three one-act plays in one evening

Woodhouse Players are proud to announce their 2014 Spring Triple Bill consisting of three one-act plays.

"Hamlet Part II" by Perry Pontac

"But who will fill the throne now all are gone?"

Just days after the events of Shakespeare's Hamlet (spoiler: everybody dies), the Danish ambassador Seltazar returns to Elsinore. It is up to him and Fornia, the castle librarian, to stop Denmark falling into anarchy with the help of the old king's ghost, a passing Fool and many a hey-nonny-no. An extremely silly spoof which plays fast and loose with Shakespearean language and stage traditions.
Featuring poison! Treachery! Swordplay! And a joke about a hedge. more

"Say Something Happened" by Alan Bennett

"Oh. It's "at risk" is it? That's something else that's come in, "at risk". There never used to be that, did there, "at risk". It's all "at risk" now. Battered babies, battered wives . . . . are you sure you won't have a scone?"

Eager but green June is despatched by the Council to register elderly people in the area. Mam and Dad are elderly and therefore must be in need of registering - but the able-bodied, street-wise couple have no intention of being registered...
A tale of the ageing process, beaurocracy, family, society and regret.
But still very funny. more

"Within Required Parameters" by Kelly Read

"A computer has the potential to do anything. All it requires is the right programming... a doctor that can be accessible anytime, from anywhere, for medical advice. Think of the possibilities!"

Admitted to a private room in a state-of-the-art modern hospital, Martin Hitchin's operation is on schedule and all seems well. He is distracted from his slight unease at the advanced technology surrounding him by more pressing problems at home, but a proposed solution to his troubles leads to a disturbing conclusion. Things are about to take a nightmarish turn for the worse in a dark vision of the future that is only too plausible.
A new play written by Woodhouse member Kelly Read. more

Glengarry Glen Ross

Hamlet Part II
by Perry Pontac

A Separate Peace

Say Something Happened
by Alan Bennett

The Book Club of Little Witterington

Within Required Parameters
by Kelly Read

 

 W H E R E   &   W H E N   &   H O W   M U C H

TRIPLE BILL
at the Welsh Church Hall

£8 adults
£5 concessions


Fri 28 February, 2014, 8pm
Sat 1 March, 2014, 2.30 and 8pm
Fri 7 March, 2014, 8pm
Sat 8 March, 2014, 2.30 and 8pm

Please note that the 2.30pm performance on 1st March will be BSL signed.

HAMLET PART II
and
WITHIN REQUIRED PARAMETERS
at the
Waltham Forest Festival of Theatre


Tue 11 to Sat 15 March.
See festival website for production dates and booking details.

 P O S T E R

Poster. Click for larger version
design: Declan McGuire

 A W A R D S  

Congratulations to all involved with the Waltham Forest Festival of Theatre 2014:

Within Required Parameters won the award for Best Stage Presentation

Laura Jayne Hickerton won the award for Best Actress

Hamlet Pt II won the award for best comedy and also first prize for best team overall


The following were also nominated for awards:

Hamlet Pt II - stage presentation
Bryn Monroe - Best Supporting Actor
Emily Carmichael - Best Actress
Chris Jefferies - Best Actor

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