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NEXT SHOW - Wednesday 27th to Saturday 30th March 2019 - All tickets: 7.00

a comedy by Derek Benfield

When two unexpected guests, Jane and Brian, drop in on Sheila and Andrew, a devoted middle-age couple, what ensues is a complicated and hilarious series of misunderstandings and mistaken identities as Sheila and Andrew begin to weave an elaborate web of lies and 
half-truths to hide their own possible infidelities.

 

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Diary update 10/02/2019

Audience numbers were up for our March production of 'Sex please we're sixty', which introduced Katie Byrne to our stage. We are currently finishing rehearsals for next weeks production of  'The Opposite Sex' by David Tristram. Carol Jewel will be directing this production. the show opens on Wednesday 28th Nov. and runs for 4 nights.

Click here to see photos from 'Sex Please Were Sixty'

  • Do you feel the need to get out more?
  • Make new friends? 
  • Get involved with something different? 

Then please think of joining us...

While we were constructing the set for 'Heatstroke'. we had a visit from Radio Norfolks' Sophie Little, who was hunting for a clue for their Sunday morning treasure quest program. (Click here for link) The clue was found inside a blue hold-all, which was one of our props for the show.

 Feel free to come to Drayton Village Hall near Norwich on a Thursday evening to visit us. You don't have to be an actor, there are many other ways you can be involved as a member. We really need a good scenic artist to come onboard, but if painting is not your virtue, you could be  creative in many other ways like set building, lighting, stage management, or front of house, even book-keeping? The group has been performing twice yearly (or sometimes more) since 1949.
Come on, we all had to start somewhere. Age is no barrier. All you have to do is contact us. We are immensely proud that the Drayton Players have been entertaining local audiences since 1949. That's 68 years!

Free Performance
If you are you a helper or carer for any disabled or elderly people, please bring them to watch for free our dress rehearsal at 2.30pm on Sunday 25th November. We welcome groups from nursing homes too. The feedback from 'Doughtys' nursing home residents, one of our regular visitors, tell us they look forward to it immensely and always have a lovely afternoon out.  Please tell us in advance if you wish to attend by calling the number below