Centre Season Guide for 2017/2018 (18.07.17)


Note: Players Performances at 7.30pm with no performances in Main House on Sunday or Monday except where stated.
Studio performances usually Monday - Saturday
There is usually an exhibition of the work of local artists in the Foyer during a production.
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9 September 2017
Quiz Night
Social Committee

12 - 23 September 2017

Hobson's Choice
by Harold Brighouse
Directed by
Yvonne Lee & Sandra Haynes

17 September 2017 (Sun)

The African Queen (1951) U 1h 45m
Classic Bogart and Hepburn adventure.

30 September 2017 (Sat)

The Help (2011) 12A 2h 26m
Courageous and illuminating
insight into racial inequality

17 - 28 October 2017

The Trouble with Old Lovers
by Angelaa Huth
Directed by Sheila Knapman

22 October 2017 (Sun)

Alien (1979) X 1h 15m
Unforgetable scenes
Sigourney Weaver masterful horror at it's best.

5 November 2017
LTG National Committee Meeting

6 - 11 November 2017
Drama School Presentation

Class Act Drama Centres
Invited Audience

14 November 2017
Floral Demonstration
Wylde Green Flower Club

15 - 18 November 2017
Matinee Saturday 18 November
Getin 12, 13 November

From the Top Theatre Company
The Old Woman who Lived in a Shoe
A traditional Pantomime by D Crump
Tickets: Phone 07703 139500 or
or Buy Tickets on line

19 November 2017
at 2.30 and 7.30pm

Friends of Highbury present
The Westenders
The World's Most Popular Musicals
Performers direct from London's West End
bringing an incredible night of entertainment
Tickets £20 from Box Office

26 November 2017
Libby's Cronies
Closed Rehearsal session

2 December 2017 (7.30pm Sat)

Made in Dagenham (2010) 12A 1h 53m
Memories of the nearly forgotten
struggles of women in industry

2, 3 December 2017

2nd matinee only, 3rd two performances
Snow White and the 7 Divas
Pantomime by Libby's Crohnies
in aid of Crohn's & Colitis UK.

5 -9 December 2017
in the STUDIO

The Mince Pie of Doom
by Richard Walter and Simon Baker
Could Christmas be cancelled?
Directed by Kerry Frater

17 December 2017
at 2.30pm
Highbury Community Theatre Group

Countdown to Christmas
A short Pantomime
devised by
Alley KATS (Sutton YMCA Disabled Group)
AristoKATS (Boldmere Court Care Home)
Produced by Jane Mason

14,15 December 2017
in the STUDIO
Friends of Highbury

Festive Therapy
from Ted Hockin

Sunday, 17 December 2017

Highbury Carol Service -
7.30pm at Emmanuel Church, Wylde Green

Thursday, 28 December 2016
2.30pm Matinee

Family Film
Ratatouille (2007) PG 1h 51m
A Masterchef alternative!
A rat who can cook
befriends a kitchen worker

Something for the whole family.

6 January 2017 (Sat)

Pitch Perfect (2012) 12A 1h 52m
A film bringing A Capella singing to
the notice of a wider audience

13 January 2018
Quiz Night
ocial Committee

23 January - 3 February 2018

Boeing Boeing
by Marc Camoletti
Directed by Ian Appleby

9 - 11 February 2018

BFAME Drama Festival
BFame Drama Festival Play List
Booking Form

17 February 2018 (Sat)

Fargo (1996) 18 1h 38m
A crime thriller of Shakespearean proportions.

24 Februay 2018
Frog Racing
Social Committee

6 - 17 March 2018

by Abi Morgan
Directed by Alison Cahill

24 March 2018 (Sat)

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
(2000) 12 2h 0m

Beautiful, breathtaking and deeply moving
in the Wa Xia tradition.

10 - 21 April 2018

Suddenly at Home
by Francis Durbridge
Directed by Liz Parry

15 April 2018 (Sun)

Juno (2007) 12A 1h 36m
Explores issues facing young women today.

22 - 28 April 2018
Drama School Presentation

Class Act Drama Centres
Invited Audience

1 - 5 May 2018

From the Top Theatre Company
The Vicar of Dibley
by R Curtis & P Mayhew Archer
Tickets: Phone was 07841 488071 now 07763 544077
OnLine Tickets

12 May 2018 (Sat)

Carol (2015) 15 1h 58m
Achingly tender romance around how
love is a part of the human condition

15 May 2018
Floral Demonstration
Wylde Green Flower Club

19 May 2018
Poetry Reading Evening
Social Committee

29 May - 9 June 2018

by MMaxine Peake,
Directed by Ian Appleby

10 June 2018
at 6.00pm

Highbury Community Theatre Group

The Pied Piper
A short Musical Play
N Perrin & R Kenward
Produced by Jane Mason
Alley KATS (Sutton YMCA Disabled Group)

14,15 June 2018 (Thurs, Fri)

Commander of Magic
Chris Commander
Tickets -

16 June 2018 (Sat)

Thelma and Louise (1991) 15 2h 10m
Crime drama highlighting American
attitudes towards women.

25 June 2018

Highbury Players
Familiarisation with 2018/19 Season

3 - 14 July 2018

Snake in the Grass
by Alan Ayckbourne
Directed by Rob Phillips

8 July 2018 (Sun)

The Eagle Huntress (2016) U 1h 27m
Spellbinding, with beautiful scenery and cinematography
A nomadic 13 year old Mongolian girl trains her eagle to hunt.

15 - 21 July 2018
CLOC Youth Musical Theatre Company
Wizard of |Oz
Ticket Information

24,25,26, 28,28(Mat) July 2018
Grange Players
The Odd Couple

(Female Version}
by Neil Simon
Tickets 0790 903 6835

27 July 2018

Spoken Word from Boldmere

Sutton Arts Forum
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