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Last Post: 20th April 2018

Directors Preview Evening 15th May 2018

20th April 2018

On the 15th of May our five wonderful directors for the 2018/19 season will be unveiling their play and their vision for the production. If you’re interested in getting involved - be that acting, sound and lights, props, prompts, producing, stage manage...

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Competition Winner Announced!

27th March 2018

Our recent Facebook competition to win tickets to our next production 'Breaking the Code' saw lively participation from our followers. The draw for the competition winner was made during rehearsal on 26th March and Natalie Leach was the lucky winner. Wel...

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Donation received from Asda

10th March 2018

Many thanks to everyone who took part in donating their tokens at the Rawtenstall Asda store over the Christmas period. Today a cheque from the store has been received with a donation of £200! Thanks to Asda management for allowing us to take part in thi...

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Joe Teasdale's surprise 90th birthday tea

06th December 2017

Our stalwart and much admired Trustee and member Joe Teasdale celebrated his 90th birthday on Tuesday 5th December but he got a surprise when he was summoned to the theatre. He discovered to his great surprise that many of our membership had gathered to ...

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Christmas Party 2017

09th November 2017

Come and join us for the final gathering of 2017. Relax with good company and a Quiz on events of the season. How much notice did you take? Fun games and nibbles. MC and dancing by Jim Rowe. No entrance fee but £1 donations for tickets for sit dow...

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End of Season Party

14th October 2017

End of Season party at the theatre to celebrate a successful 2016-2017 season and successes at the recent GMDF awards ceremony. A fantastic evening was had by all who attended and several glasses were raised in honour of all those members and friends who h...

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Stage Renovation

14th October 2017

Renovation of the stage at the theatre, removing the permanent step which had been a feature of all previous productions, sometimes causing a headache for the set designers and building team.

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GMDF Awards

14th October 2017

GMDF (Greater Manchester Drama Federation) awards ceremony. Our most successful evening yet at the full-length play festival theatre awards, winning 5 out of the 10 nominations we achieved for the 2016-2017 season. The greatest number awarded to any one so...

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