How to Book

PLAYS

UpDownSizing” is available as a one-hour play with no interval.

Learned Friends” and “Arrows of Desire” are also available individually or together in a two hour double bill.

All productions are suitable for performance in theatres or studios and at school or charity events, ladies’ groups, village societies, etc.

Please contact [email protected] to discuss.

TALKS

Talks may be booked direct ([email protected] or tel: 07889 216474) or via Easy Speak Lecture Agency tel: 01323 507337 email: [email protected])

Running times (without interval. Intervals optional):

Double Booked 1 hour 20 minutes
Something Fishy 1 hour 5 minutes
UpDownSizing 1 hour
Learned Friends 1 hour
Arrows of Desire 45 minutes

The shows are adaptable for performance in most stage formats, but only “Learned Friends” can be performed in the round.  Minimum stage sizes are 12` deep x 15` wide “Double Booked” “Something Fishy“, “UpDownSizing” and “Arrows of Desire”  18′ deep x 18′ wide “Learned Friends“.

The company can bring sound and lighting equipment if necessary, and a sound technician.

Please telephone on 07889 216474 or email [email protected] to discuss.

Diary

Learned Friends A5 SD7-3

2019

9th March   Leeds Combined Court Centre, Oxford Row, Leeds LS1 3BG

By kind permission of the Recorder of Leeds, His Honour Judge Guy Kearl QC

Performances at 12 noon, 2.30 pm and 5.00 pm

Tickets available here: https://learnedfriends.eventbrite.co.uk

Sponsored by Brewin Dolphin, Park Square Barristers, Gateley Plc and Weightmans.

£5 from every ticket sold will be donated to Simon on the Streets, registered charity.

 

 

 

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2019

21 February   Burghfield WI, Berkshire.

22 May            Hampton in Arden WI.

 

Sunday 25th November 2018 Wellesbourne Village Hall CV35 9NH 5pm and 8pm  Tickets available from https://updownsizing.eventbrite.co.uk

Wednesday 28th November 2018 Wellesbourne Village Hall CV35 9NH 7.30 pm.  Tickets available from https:updownsizing.eventbrite.co.uk

Friday 1st February 2019 Ettington Community Centre, Ettington Warwickshire 7pm Details from [email protected] 07913128367

Tuesday 19th February 2019 Arena Theatre, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton.  7pm for 7.30 pm start.  Wolverhampton  https://wlv.ticketsolve.com/shows/873599530

Friday 7th June 2019 Lighthorne Festival of One Act Plays.  Lighthorne Village Hall, Warwickshire CV35 0BX  7 pm. 

The Festival box office opens to the general public for season ticket sales only, priced £40 to include performances and supper on all four nights (4-5 and 7-8 June) , on Monday April 22, 2019. Tickets go on general sale on Monday May 6, priced at £12.50 per night and including a meal.

To contact the Festival box office, either
email: [email protected]
telephone: 01926 651411 or use contact form on www.lighthornefestival.org.uk

Friday 12th July 2019 Bridge House Theatre, Myton Road, Warwick CV34 6PP 8pm. Tickets £9 (£7.50 for children and registered disabled) OR £20 (£18.50) to include 5 canapés and drink from 01926 776438 or [email protected]

Tuesday 16th July 2019 Blue Orange Theatre, 118 Great Hampton Street, Birmingham B18 6AD  (part of Birminghamfest) 7 pm.  Tickets http://blueorangetheatre.co.uk

 Friday 19th July 2019 1pm and 5.30 pm and Sunday 21st July  1pm Buxton Fringe Festival Underground at The Old Clubhouse, Water Street, Buxton. Bookings via https://www.underthefringe.com 

  • 2019
  • 15 January Leek Wootton WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 17 January Smart Talks, Lord Leycester Hospital, Warwick (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 24 January Leamington Spa Wives Fellowship (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 5 February Bromsgrove Probus Club (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 6 February Rushwick WI   (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 7 February Barford  WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 11 February Earlswood and Dickens Heath WI (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 11 February Tanworth in Arden WI (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 14 February Contact The Elderly - Hinckley (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 2 April Ashton under Hill WI (To the Fringe and Beyond)
  • 3 April Bishops Itchington WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 4 April Wythall WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 9 April Bishops Tachbrook  (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 11 April Evesham Probus Club (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 15 April Monkspath WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 18 April St Catherine's Blackwell WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 13 May Aston Cantlow WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 16 May Warmington Heritage Group (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 13 June Clent WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 19 June Warwick Probus No 1 (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 20 June Broadway Probus (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 26 June Wolverhampton Women's Luncheon Club (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 8 July Tewkesbury and District U3A (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 9 July Kenilworth Probus 2 (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 17 September Lapworth Local History Group (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 25 September Avon Group WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 1 October Beoley VH (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 14 November Willoughby WI (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 15 November Bidford History Group (From the Pillory to the Prison Cell)
  • 28 November Lickey Wine and Social Club (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 4 December Pebworth and District WI (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 9 December Satcote WI, Leics. (To The Fringe and Beyond)
  • 12 December Bidford WI (To The Fringe and Beyond)

Previous venues:

Bourton on the Water Probus ClubMum's The Word by Ginny Davis, Brinklow WI, Loxley WI Wellesbourne Ladies Group, Bosworth Field Group WI Rotary Club of Arbury (at Weston Hall Hotel, Bulkington) Hillmorton Paddox WI, Wootton Wawen WI Group Meeting, Warwick WI, Clifton on Dunsmore WI, Horeston Grange WI, Ettington Monday Club,Brockhampton Quilters, Kenilworth Catholic Ladies, Dene Valley U3A, Priors Marston WI,  Stratford Townswomen, Charn Group WI, Wheatley WI, Ashorne WI,  Old Marston W,  Deerings Daytime WI,  Hornton WI,  Dunchurch and Thurlestone WI, Over Norton WI, Rugby Floral Society, Tetsworth Village Hall, King Alfred's WI, Wantage, Priors Marston and Hardwick WI.

PREVIOUS VENUES HAVE INCLUDED

Garrick Theatre Lichfield, Stahl Theatre, Oundle, Artrix Theatre, Bromsgrove, Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham, Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa, Talisman Theatre, Kenilworth, Braintree Arts Theatre, MCT at Alleyn’s School, Dulwich, Playbox Theatre, Warwick, The Place, Bedford, Bromsgrove School, Bridge House Theatre, Warwick for Warwick Words, Buxton Fringe Festival (2014, 2012, 2011) Edinburgh Fringe Festival (2008, 2010, 2013), Brighton Fringe (2011, 2012), venues in Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Staffs and Derbyshire for Live and Local Rural Touring Scheme, rural touring venues in Notts, Leics, Rutland and Lincs, Ettington Community Centre, Byfield VH, Lapworth VH, Wellesbourne VH, Fenny Compton VH, Salt VH, Chesterfield Hub, Rous Lench VH.

Garrick Theatre, Lichfield

Stahl Theatre, Oundle

Artrix Theatre, Bromsgrove

Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham

Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa

Talisman Theatre, Kenilworth

Braintree Arts Theatre

MCT at Alleyn’s School, Dulwich

Playbox Theatre, Warwick

The Place, Bedford

Bromsgrove School

Bridge House Theatre, Warwick for Warwick Words

Buxton Fringe Festival (2014, 2012, 2011)

Edinburgh Fringe Festival (2008, 2010, 2013)

Brighton Fringe (2011, 2012)

Ettington Community Centre

Byfield VH

Lapworth VH

Wellesbourne VH

Fenny Compton VH

Salt VH

Rous Lench VH