All are welcome!


Rossendale Players is entirely volunteer-run, and relies on people like you helping to make sure the show goes on. Become a member today! No previous theatrical experience is required, and we’re looking for people in all roles – from leading lady to costume creation.

We're currently accepting applications for new members, join us today! There is an admin fee of £15 a year to be part of our amazing team.

Meet our (amazing) team


Simply put, without the work of all the people listed below and many more, we wouldn't be here. These incredible people ensure the show goes on!

Our Trustees


  • Stanley Whittaker

    Stanley Whittaker

    Member

  • Joe Teasdale

    Joe Teasdale

    Member

  • Geoffrey Collinge

    Geoffrey Collinge

    Front of House Manager

  • Jeff Heyes

    Jeff Heyes

    Member

Our Executives


  • Janet Curtis

    Janet Curtis

    Membership Secretary

  • Sue Engledow

    Sue Engledow

    Wardrobe

  • Kathryn Lewis

    Kathryn Lewis

    Secretary

  • David West

    David West

    Chairman

  • Kathryn Smith

    Kathryn Smith

    Deputy Chair/Treasurer

  • Tony Doherty

    Tony Doherty

    Sound & Light

  • Peter Smith

    Peter Smith

    Member

  • Ben Ventress

    Ben Ventress

    Chairman - Productions

  • Daniel Starkie

    Daniel Starkie

    Chairman - Publicity

Our Members


  • Hilary Whitworth

    Hilary Whitworth

    Member

  • Stephen Claxon

    Stephen Claxon

    Member

  • Rita Chew

    Rita Chew

    Member

  • Jim Rowe

    Jim Rowe

    Member

  • Martyn Frost

    Martyn Frost

    Member

  • Rosanna Taylor

    Rosanna Taylor

    Sound & Light

  • Bethany Turnbull

    Bethany Turnbull

    Member

  • Stuart Corless

    Stuart Corless

    Set Design/Build

  • Carolanne Connolly

    Carolanne Connolly

    Member

  • Paul Higginbottom

    Paul Higginbottom

    Member

  • Helena Rose

    Helena Rose

    Member

  • Patrick Duffy

    Patrick Duffy

    Member

  • Lynn Atkinson

    Lynn Atkinson

    Member

  • Paul McGowan

    Paul McGowan

    Member

  • Lynda Birch

    Lynda Birch

    Member

  • Kathleen McEvoy

    Kathleen McEvoy

    Member

  • Darren Brierley

    Darren Brierley

    Member

  • Noah Burd

    Noah Burd

    Member

  • David Rhodes

    David Rhodes

    Member

  • Dawn Rowe

    Dawn Rowe

    Member

  • Anne Riding

    Anne Riding

    Member

  • Christine Durkin

    Christine Durkin

    Member

  • Alex Kennedy

    Alex Kennedy

    Member

  • Andrew Husband

    Andrew Husband

    Member

  • Carole Bardsley

    Carole Bardsley

    Member

  • Christine West

    Christine West

    Member

  • Ewa Kopaka

    Ewa Kopaka

    Member

  • Hazel Mrozek

    Hazel Mrozek

    Member

  • Kathryn Bland

    Kathryn Bland

    Member

  • Mark Storton

    Mark Storton

    Member

  • Michelle Monk

    Michelle Monk

    Member

  • Steve Gill

    Steve Gill

    Member

  • William Gedling

    William Gedling

    Member

  • Elaine Brignall

    Elaine Brignall

    Member

  • Daniel Robinson

    Daniel Robinson

    Sound & Light

  • Rachel Grace

    Rachel Grace

    Sound & Light

  • Rebecca Carney

    Rebecca Carney

    Member

  • Simon Hall

    Simon Hall

    Member

  • Ben McCarthy

    Ben McCarthy

    Member

  • Eleanor Connell

    Eleanor Connell

    Member

  • Jenny Ackerley

    Jenny Ackerley

    Member

  • Sue Gill

    Sue Gill

    Member

  • Rebecca Clarkson

    Member

  • Pauline Shalliker

    Pauline Shalliker

    Member

  • Holly Boland

    Holly Boland

    Member

  • Charlotte Crowley

    Charlotte Crowley

    Member

  • Pam Bromley

    Pam Bromley

    Ticket Secretary

  • Trish Dewhurst

    Trish Dewhurst

    Props

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