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Carnival time is approaching. Tickets for Colyton Theatre Group’s amazing Variety Show, directed by Steph Letten, on Monday 3 September, 7.30pm, Colyton Town Hall, will be available by the end of this week. Get your tickets early to avoid disappointment… Feliz carnaval para todos!
“The last show is always a very strange affair. It’s like a party, a great buzz of excitement. But then each actor will leave, with laugher still ringing in the air and a cheery wave. Then it stops. And as you watch each of them walk down the street, they look terribly lonely. That’s the thing about it, you see. After all the applause and elation, we walk home alone. And that’s who actors are – the happiest, saddest people you’ll ever meet.”
The actress dramatises the events backstage as a colourful, complicated actress makes her emotional farewell performance. Various people from her life invade her dressing room to say their goodbyes, declare their love, roar with laughter, spit insults, grab a final embrace, and renew old battles.
Bar open at 7pm
Tickets £9 available from: The Little Shop, Colyton 01297 551374; Archway Book Shop, Axminster 01297 33595; Owl & Pyramid, Seaton 01297 598030 and online
This Summer’s play will be the wonderful ‘The Actress’ by Peter Quilter. If you are interested in auditioning please join us for a readthrough at 7.30pm at Reece Strawbridge Centre, Colyton on 12th April, followed by auditions, same time, same place on 17th April.
If you would rather be behind the scenes, please contact the producer, Enid Perry on 01297599477 or Director, Jeff Hutchinson on01404 758709
Almost all the places have been booked for our ‘Play in a Day’ one day workshop for children. We can squeeze in a few more! Email email@example.com to secure your place
We are thrilled to have been nominated for the NODA South West Award for Best Pantomime for ‘The Wizard of Oz’!
Colyton Theatre Group are putting on another great evening for Carnival week. You can find out all the details here
Make sure you join us for a fantastically fun evening.
We are now preparing for this years Pantomime so please find details below of two audition evenings we have planned:
Tuesday 18 July
Children 6:00 – 7:00pm
Thursday 20 July
Reece Strawbridge Centre, Colyton
All welcome from 8 years and older.
If you would like to come please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and confirm your preferred evening and you can also request a script to be sent.
Also please note we are always looking for help back stage, front of house, set building/painting, publicity, costumes, props and much more. So if you would prefer to help behind the scenes, then please let us know, as your help and support will always be gratefully received.
It is again the time of year when you are able to sign up your children to attend Colyton Theatre Groups summer school performance workshop with Sara Perry.
The key information is as follows:
Ages: 8 – 15 years
Dates: 14 – 18 August 2017
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Performance: There will be a performance at 3:00pm on the Friday
Where: Reece Strawbridge Centre, Colyton, EX24 6PU
Cost: £40 per child (new members will have to pay an additional £2 membership fee)
In order to sign your child up for the workshop, please contact Jackie Carr on either:
Telephone: 01297 552252