Drama Groups News
Message From Thurso Players. Due to the weather/Health and Safety reasons, the Thurso High School is shut today which means that unfortunately tonight's performance of the Thurso Players pantomime has had to be cancelled.
Can our favourite outlaw, Robin Hood, outwit the evil Sheriff of Nottingham who has hatched a cunning plan to dispose of his niece and nephew in Sherwood Forest so he can inherit their fortune? Come and join Robin's gang and help our hero win the day, and also win the heart of Maid Marian. NOTE - This year the panto starts 30 minutes earlier than previous years at 7.00pm..
Wick Players present Jack and the Beanstalk Tickets on sale 2nd December "Jack and the Beanstalk" is an English fairy tale. It appeared as "The Story of Jack Spriggins and the Enchanted Bean" in 1734 and as Benjamin Tabart's moralised "The History of Jack and the Bean-Stalk" in 1807.
Wick players Christmas pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk Wednesday 13th Thursday 14th Friday 15th and Saturday 16th (matinee) December 2017. Any organisations or groups ( more than 10) interesting in a block booking form can contact Allan Bruce on 07789555132..
Thurso Players presents the well known story and musical of the Wizard of Oz made famous by the film with Judy Garland as Dorothy. The original book was called The wonderful Wizard of Oz by L.Frank Baum.
Friday 12th May - 7.30pm. See poster for details A play about love.
Mill Theatre, Thurso Wednesday 21st - Saturday 24th 2016 Act I Zombie Prom opens at Enrico Fermi High School. The students go through their daily routine ("Enrico Fermi High") and the audience meets Jonny, a rebel who spells his name without the traditional 'H.' We also meet the good-girl heroine, Toffee, and Miss Strict, the principal of Enrico Fermi High School.
The Birthday Party is about Stanley Webber, an erstwhile piano player in his 30s, who lives in a run down boarding house, run by Meg and Petey Boles, in an English seaside town, probably on the south coast, not too far from London. Two sinister strangers, Goldberg and McCann, who arrive supposedly on his birthday and who appear to have come looking for him, turn Stanleys apparently innocuous birthday party organised by Meg into a nightmare.
Tickets go on sale soon for the pantomime from Wick Players.
Mill Theatre, Thurso Friday 29th May 2015 - 7.30pm. Inspired by Ambrose Bierce, Edgar Allan Poe, M.R.
Interested? - Then go along..
Over two evenings the Scottish Community Drama Association will show a variety of plays. 20th and 21st March 2015 7.00pm Assembly Rooms, Wick..
Tuesday 2nd to Friday 5th Dec curtains up at 7:30 Saturday 6th Matinee curtains up at 2:30. Tickets available from The Flower Patch, River Street, Wick or at the door £6 flat seating and £8 Tiered seating.
Thursday 11 - Saturday 13th September 2014 7.30pm Thurso Players present Office Suite by Alan Bennett. Office Suite is made up of two one-act plays, The first, A Visit From Miss Prothero, sees a recently retired Mr Dodsworth bothered for afternoon coffee and cake by the office busybody, as determined to pass on the news from the firm as he is to get rid of her.
Thurso Players will present a fast moving musical 7th - 10th May 2014. Tickets are on sale at Caithness Horizons, Thurso.
The pantomime from Thurso players for 2013 is Aladdin. Thurso High School.
Thurso Players present "The Witches" by Roald Dhal. At Thurso High School Friday 13th at 7.30pm and Saturday 14th September 2.00pm and 7.30pm.
If you are keen to get on stage then now is your chance. Anyone high school age or above and come along to audition for part in this years production of Aladdin..
Thurso Players present Out Of Sight Out Of Murder at the Mill Theatre. 21st, 22nd, 23rd March.
Mill Theatre, Thurso, Caithness 21st to 23rd March Out of Sight Out of Murder Director - Eric Maughan.