Actonian’s to host festival

January 31 2017

The Actonian’s are to host the Avon One Act Drama Festival. The festival will bring the plays to Iron Acton Parish Hall on 24 and 25 February.

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The Actonian’s are to host the Avon One Act Drama Festival.  The festival will bring the plays to Iron Acton Parish Hall on 24 and 25 February.

On the Saturday at 2:30 ,the Junior Actonian’s will perform ‘Blood’ by Nettie Baskcomb-Brown, along with Oldland Players who are performing the first Act from ‘Private Lives’.   At 7:30pm the Actonian’s perform the first act of ‘Top Girls’ by Caryl Churchill with Sodbury Players also performing ‘Consequences’. Tickets will be available on the door or by phone: 01454228243.

 

Promotion

 

Following this performance of Act One the Actonian’s will go on to perform the full three acts of Top Girls play on 18, 19 and 20 May at Iron Acton Parish Hall.  Tickets will be on sale by mid April

‘Top Girls’ (Act One) was written in 1981 at the height of Margaret Thatcher’s reign.  The first Act is set in a smart London Restaurant where Marlene is celebrating her promotion to Managing Director of an employment agency by inviting five unusual historical women. The Actonians are looking for two young female actresses for the production. This interested can contact the group by email: actonians@outlook.com