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Update april 2021




April and there are signs of new life everywhere. We are beginning to look towards the future and possible outside shows over the summer months. Meanwhile we have more online shows planned. 

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Our New Writing Showcase, It’s what’s inside that counts’, led by Rebecca Marangos took place on 25th March watched by some 200 people. This included six new short plays by playwrights from around the world - 

  • Open Heart by Ben Clare, directed by Jeff Graves, featuring:  Vaughan Evans and Miguel Bernal-Merino  
  • Flo by Susanna Statton, directed by Frances Bodiam featuring: Emily Prince, Tom Sainsbury and Stuart Watson  
  • Nice by Ellen Fife, directed by Sarah Kitchen featuring: Rachel Cohen  
  • Endless by Edward Humphreys, directed by Katie Bonham featuring: Emily Fellows  
  • Something ‘bout you Baby by Sally Sheringham, directed by Carrie Cable featuring: Alex O’Donnell and Stuart Watson
  • Five Fingered Discount by Lindsay Brown, directed by Barney Hart Dyke featuring: Caroline D'Arcy, Cait Hart Dyke and Amanda Benzecry 

Barney Hart Dyke and Tom Sainsbury were the technical wizards for the show supported by Jeff Graves (our Artistic Director) as Stage Manager. Huge congratulations to all involved.

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Our next production will be our first audio drama! 

'LITTLE WOMEN' by Louisa May Alcott - directed By Zoe Thomas-Webb

New episodes available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, YouTube and Anchor every Sunday in April. Link will be available on the website from Sunday 4th April.

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Auditions have taken place for 8 by Ella Hickson - directed by Jeff Graves, Emma Miles and Bradley White and the cast is as follows:

Andre - Jonathon Grant

Astrid - Emily Prince

Bobby - Ally Staddon

Buttons - Lucas Pidgeon

Danny - Wilf Walsworth

Jude - Morgan Beale

Miles - Tom Sainsbury

Millie - Amanda Benzecry

Mona - Victoria Hoover

PUTNEY THEATRE COMPANY

We are one of the leading amateur theatre companies in the UK, based in Putney, south-west London.

We produce theatre that challenges our audiences, but also entertains them. We provide a friendly atmosphere and a process that helps actors, directors and backstage crews develop, get to know new friends and become part of our local community.

There are lot of ways to get involved. Find out more below:

Performing Front of House
Stage Management Prop Making
Directing Producing
Set Building Set Design
Operating Lights  Operating Sound
Lighting Design  Sound Design
Hairdressing Make Up
Costume Design Marketing 


How to Get Involved

We are a membership community, which means we ask everyone who gets involved with productions and the company to become a member.

If you're interested in joining us, we run regular member events for you to introduce yourself. If you drop us a line, we'll be happy to arrange for you to come in, see the space and talk to some current members.

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OUR PRODUCTIONS

Any theatre revolves around its shows, and Putney Theatre Company productions range from large-cast plays to monologues.

We stage about 12 main productions a year and our range is wide and challenging. Recent productions have included works by Shakespeare, Chekhov, Alan Bennett, Nina Raine, Tom Stoppard, Vicky Jones and Lucy Prebble to name just a few.

We aim to produce a diverse range of theatre – we don't only play the classics. Putney Theatre Company actively supports new writing, and often stages plays by relatively unknown writers  with much success.  We also provide a showcase for our own members’ writing: members’ plays are regularly performed, and several have gone on to be published and performed elsewhere.

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Tel: 020 8788 6943

company@putneytheatrecompany.org.uk

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