P A S T   P R O D U C T I O N S

2005-2019

SLEEPING BEAUTY

Nov/Dec 2019

Written and Directed by Karin Stacey

 

Welcome to the Kingdom of Dalesover. There's a celebration to mark the naming day of the princess but one fairy has wicked plans in store.

12 ANGRY MEN

May 2019

 

Directed by Jon Beavis

Classic courtroom drama by Reginald Rose.

KNIGHT FEVER

Nov/Dec 2018

 

Directed by Emma Haughton.

Follow Justin Thyme's quest with Lester the Jester and Dame Doris Dumpling to save Princess Anna from the evil BLACK KNIGHT!

FLINT STREET NATIVITY

Nov/Dec 2017

Directed by Claire McElhone

 

Written by Tim Firth

Your not so typical Primary School Nativity performed by a rather oversize bunch of 7 year olds.

VILLAGERS & VACKIES

July 2017

 

An original Musical Play written and directed by Suzanne Norwebb

The adventures of Jack and the other London evacuees during world war 2

HI DE HI

May 2017

Directed by Janet Beavis

 

Written by Paul Carpenter and Ian Gower. (Adapted from TV series)

Classic fun at Maplins Holiday Camp.  Hi de Hi.  Ho de Ho.

DICK WHITTINGTON

December 2016

Directed by Lee Noble

 

Classic Pantomime

Follow the journey of Dick Whittington and his cat.

TOYZ R UZ

July 2016

Directed by Suzanne Norwebb

 

New musical play written by Suzanne Norwebb.  

New arrivals cause mayhem in Emmas toyroom

THE GHOST TRAIN

May 2016

Directed by Rod Beavis

 

Classic play written by Arnold Ridley

RAISE THE ROOF 2

April 2016

Devised by Rachel Smith and Emma Houghton

 

Our second fundraising revue for the Church roof fund

JOSEPH AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT

January 2016

Directed by Karin Stacey

 

Classic hit musical written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice

RAISE THE ROOF

July 2015

Co-ordinated by Karin Stacey

A fundraising evening of entertainment to raise proceeds for the Dales URC Church Roof

ALLO ALLO

June 2015

Directed by Janet Beavis

Welcome to the Cafe Rene.  Comedy play based on the hit television sitcom.

WEST END TO HOLLYWOOD

Apr/May 2015

Devised by Sue Norwebb

Musical childrens revue of past and present west end and Hollywood productions.

JACK AND THE BEANSTALK

Nov 2014

Directed by Jon Beavis

Traditional Christmas Pantomime with a principal boy, a prinicpal girl, a dame and a big big big giant!!

13 O'CLOCK

2014

Written by Sue Norwebb

Directed by Jess Lacey/Kathryn Stacey

The mystical and magical goings on when the clock strikes 13

SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN D-WARVES

November 2013

Written by Suzanne Norwebb

Directed by Suzanne Norwebb

A Traditional Christmas fairytale - with a difference!!

THE VOYAGE OF THE SLOOP JOHN B

June 2014

Directed by Lois McLaughlin

Sail with the Dales Drama Group aboard the Sloop John B

READY STEADY DANCE

July 2013

Written by Suzanne Norwebb

Directed by Karin Stacey

Musical summer production set in a 1950's American television studio.  Following the three lucky winners of an access all areas pass to the live filming of the tv sensation Ready Steady Dance.

TIS THE SEASON

November 2012

Written and Directed by Adam Carpenter

Musical winter production following Tinkerbell, Captain Hook, Prince Charming, Pinocchio and a host of other fairy tale characters.

GUARDS GUARDS

Spring 2012

Written by Terry Pratchett

Directed by Jon Beavis



​Comedy play of one of the Discworld novels.
 

BARNIE AND JIM

February 2012

Written and Directed by Suzanne Norwebb



Musical play following the infamous meeting of Jim Jarvis and Dr Barnardo which led to the founding of the Barnardo homes.

JUNIOR DRAMA PRODUCTION

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

November 2011

Written and Directed by Suzanne Norwebb



Musical winter tale about a village girl and her encounter with a terrifying beast and some strange inanimate objects!

THE TITFIELD THUNDERBOLT

Spring 2011

Written by Phillip Goulding

Directed by Lois McLaughlin



The branch line between Mallingford and Titfield is losing money and British Rail is intent on closing it down. In desperation the villagers exploit the 1947 Transport Act and decide to take charge and run it themselves

ROBIN HOOD AND THE BABES IN THE WOOD

November 2010

Written by Suzanne Norwebb

Directed by Alex Penniston



Traditional pantomime following the tale of Robin Hood and the little babes in the wood

A SPOONFUL OF SUGAR

May 2010

Written and directed  by Janet Beavis and Andy Haw  

Sequel to High Hopes which follows heroine Rosie Lambley to medical school as she trains to be a doctor.



 

HERCULES

November 2009

Written by Julia Banks

Directed by Lois Penniston



Pantomimic telling of the story of Hercules.

WHITECHAPEL 1898

July 2009

Written andby Suzanne Norwebb

Set in 1898 this musical play follows the tale of what happened to Mary Kelly and the children of the victims of Jack the Ripper 10 years earlier. (JUNIOR DRAMA PRODUCTION)



 

THE SCOTTISH PLAY

May 2009

Written by Lee Blessing

Directed by Jon Beavis



A theatre company takes on a production of you-know-what, only to witness what it means when everything that can go wrong goes wrong.

PUSS IN BOOTS

November 2008

Written by Mike MIlner

Directed  by Karin Stacey

Traditional telling of the classic pantomime



 



 

WYRD SISTERS

July 2008

Written by Terry Pratchett
Adapted for stage by Stephen Briggs

Directed  by Lois Penniston

Wyrd Sisters is Terry Pratchett's sixth Discworld novel, published in 1988, and re-introduces Granny Weatherwax of Equal Rites



 

TREASURE ISLAND

November 2007

Adapted from the book by Robert Louis Stevenson

By Bernard Miles, Peter Coe & Josephine Wilson

Directed by Pat Woods

A spine-tingling adventure about treachery, treasure and a young man's rite of passage.



 

VACKIES

July 2007

Written and directed  by Suzanne Norwebb

Musical set during the evacuations of world war II. 



JUNIOR DRAMA PRODUCTION



 

LITTLE SHOPS OF HORRORS

May 2007

Written by Howard Ashman and Alan Menken

Directed by Lee Noble

Musical comedy about a man eating plant, a flower shop and the love between Seymour and Audrey



 

THE GRAND OLD DUKE OF YORK

December 2006

 

Traditional telling of the nursery rhyme, panto style



 

HIGH HOPES

July 2006

Written and directed by Janet Beavis and Andy Haw

A musical comedy set in the 1960's that follows Rosie Lambley who runs away, meets squatters and finds out the true meaning of home

 

SPOTLIGHT

January 2006

Written and directed by Suzanne Norwebb

A musical revue set during rehearsals for a production.



 

AN INSPECTOR CALLS

September 2005

Written by J B Priestly

Directed by 

Mystery play which takes place on a single night in 1912, focusing on the prosperous middle-class Birling family, who live in a comfortable home in Brumley, "an industrial city in the north Midlands".

 

JOSEPH AND HIS DREAMCOAT

June 2005

Written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice

Directed by Karin Stacey

Music provided by Interlude

The award winning musical comes to Dales Drama Group

 

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