Comedy

PASTIMES (Partington Players)

Monday 8th October, 2018 to Saturday 13th October, 2018
7:30 pm

pastimes-webBy Brian Jeffries

Directed by Harry Lee.

A real treat of a comedy for the first play of Partington’s 2018/19 season. Sam and Bill, two middle-aged brothers running a busy seaside cafe, find their cosy domestic life gradually turned upside down by the arrival of cheeky young run-away Linda.

Tickets

Book online at

www.ticketsource.co.uk/partingtontheatre

from Sunday 26th August. You will not be charged a booking fee and you can print out your ticket at home or transfer it to your mobile.

Book by telephone from Tuesday 28th August during office hours on 0333 666 3366 (normal call charges apply).  This will incur a charge of £1.50 per booking for your ticket to be posted to you or sent to your mobile.

Book in person at Bay Tree Books, High Street West, Glossop (no booking fee) from Tuesday 28th August.

Alternatively, you can telephone our Ticket Secretary, Emma McDonough, from Sunday 26th August between 7pm and 9pm on 01457 899140.

(Details covering TicketSource and Partington data protection policies are available on the TicketSource website.)

THE PIED PIPER (Partington Players)

Friday 30th November, 2018
7:15 pm
Saturday 1st December, 2018
1:00 pm
5:00 pm
Sunday 2nd December, 2018
2:15 pm
Tuesday 4th December, 2018 to Friday 7th December, 2018
7:15 pm
Saturday 8th December, 2018
2:15 pm
7:15 pm

pied-piperA traditional family pantomime by James Done.

Directed by the author.

Please note performance times. There will be no performance on Monday 3rd December.

DRACULA – the bloody truth (Partington Players)

Monday 18th March, 2019 to Saturday 23rd March, 2019
7:30 pm

draculaBy John Nicholson and Le Navet Bête.

Directed by Andrew Wilson

A hilarious comedy staying close(ish) to Bram Stoker’s famous Gothic novel. With the help of 4 actors playing 27 characters, Professor Van Helsing traipses across Europe trying to convince us that the story is, in actual fact, true.

Tickets

Book on-line at www.ticketsource.co.uk/partingtontheatre from Sunday 3rd February 2019. You will not be charged a booking fee and you can print out your ticket at home or transfer it to your mobile.

Book by telephone during office hours on 0333 666 3366 (normal call charges apply).  This will incur a charge of £1.50 per booking for your ticket to be posted to you or sent to your mobile.

Book in person at Bay Tree Books, High Street West, Glossop (no booking fee) from Monday 4th February 2019.

Alternatively, you can telephone our Ticket Secretary, Emma McDonough, from Sunday 3rd February between 7pm and 9pm on 01457 899140.

(Details covering TicketSource and Partington data protection policies are available on the TicketSource website.)

THE OPPOSITE SEX (Partington Players)

Monday 24th June, 2019 to Saturday 29th June, 2019
7:30 pm

dinner-party-blueBy David Tristram. Directed by Hazel Phillips.

What should have been a friendly foursome’s dinner party descends into a comic nightmare of black eyes and broken china.

One-act Play Festival 2019

Monday 8th July, 2019 to Saturday 13th July, 2019
7:25 pm

curtain-handThe near-legendary Partington Theatre One Act Play Festival now in its 26th year. Not to be missed!

Come and enjoy a great week of One-Act plays. Each evening there will be 2 or 3 short plays with a short critique by a guest adjudicator the end of the evening.

Every night a different programme of very varied one-act plays presented by theatre groups from all over the area and beyond.  New writing rubs shoulders with famous classics.  Lots to talk about!  Our guest expert will sum up the week and hand out certificates and silverware after the final play.

Tickets cost just £3 per evening or £10 for a bargain festival ticket covering all  6 evenings. Tickets can be purchased at the theatre bar or just come along and pay on the night (unreserved seating). You can reserve tickets by emailing partingtonweb@googlemail.com

 

Might you like to enter a play next year?

 If so, please email partingtonweb@googlemail.com for more information.

Entry is welcome from all amateur drama groups. It doesn’t matter whether you are based in a theatre, a church hall, a school or somebody’s front room. We aim to be as helpful as possible to newcomers.

Details of the festival’s aims and rules are here.

An entry form which you can copy and print off is here.

Alternatively, email partingtonweb@googlemail.com  for a hard copy.