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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Tale of skulduggery on the high seas

For their latest pantomime Alvechurch Dramatic Society are heading to the high seas for a tale of piratical skulduggery: The Lost Treasure of Numbskull...

Did Shakespeare visit Alvechurch?

Alvechurch Dramatic Society’s next production will, for the first time in its nearly 70-year history, have a distinct Shakespearean flavour. Writer and director Alan Clarke explains:

Success for star students

Students from a local stage school are celebrating excellent results for solo exams in Musical Theatre and Individual Acting Skills.

Village Theatre Review: Crazy Little Thing Called Love

Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Trinity Centre, Lickey

Evening of discovery with Darwin

A night of high-quality musical comedy theatre is on offer at St Andrews Parish Centre, Barnt Green.

‘Perfekt’ crime comedy

Alvechurch Dramatic Society welcomes the legendary Inspector Drake back to the village stage for the first time since he solved his ‘Last Case’ back in 2002.

Panto pulls out all the stops

Village Review: Orphan Belle & the Last Circus

Meet All & Sundry’s panto dame

Bromsgrove amateur dramatic group All & Sundry is preparing to delight audiences with its annual pantomime, orchestrated by its inspirational director for the eighth year in a row.

Odd Boy memories

After our appeal for photos from the 1998 Alvechurch community play The Odd Boy, Alvechurch Historical Society were able to provide these pictures, showing various members of the huge cast getting ready before the performances.

Creative energy

Richard Peach remembers The Odd Boy community play.