PRODUCTIONS AT HIGHBURY LITTLE THEATRE

2005/2006 - 64th SEASON

Note: No performances on Sunday or Monday except where stated.

There is usually an exhibition of the work of local artists in the Foyer during a production.

20 September -1 October 2005

TRIVIAL PURSUITS by Frank Vickery
Things get hot at the Amateur Operatic company's annual barbeque
.


8 - 19 November 2005

LADIES IN RETIREMENT by Edward Percy and Reginald Denham
One of the finest costume stage thrillers ever written.

21 December 2005 - 7 January 2006
Matinee Performances starting at 2.30pm - 28, 30 Dec 2005, 2,7 Jan 2006
Evening Performances starting at 7.30pm - 21, 22, 23, 27, 29 Dec 2005 and 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Jan 2006

KING ARTHUR - The Panto by Angela Cook
Comic capers in Camelot.

7 February -18 February 2006

THE ODD COUPLE (Female version) by Neil Simon
The hilarious, unexpected results of a girls' night in.

21 March - 1April 2006

TARTUFFE – Molière (trans. Miles Malleson)
Hypocrisy and scandal in 17th century France.


2 - 19 May 2006

THE CEMETERY CLUB by Ivan Menchell
The comic stratagems of three sassy New York widows and a wily widower.

13 - 24 June 2006

TIME OF MY LIFE by Alan Ayckbourn
amily skeletons are unearthed in the quintessential funny yet sad Ayckbourn style.

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STUDIO Productions by Highbury Players.


18 - 22 October
2006
THE GIN GAME by D.L. Coburn
Fiercely funny insights into old age and loneliness.

         
28 February - 4 March 2006
RECIPE FOR MURDER by J.D. Robins
Take one wife, husband, sister add a new neighbour and a pinch of suspicion.

23 - 27 May 2006
TWO by Jim Cartwright
Hilarious and moving. A waring landlord, his wife and their eccentric customers.

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HIGHBURY YOUTH THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
9
- 10 December 2005      Xmas Production in The Studio:- WHAT THE DICKENS!
A Jolly Holly Festive Miscellany!

5 -8 July 2006 (matinee on 8 July)
Main Theatre Production :-
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY by Roald Dahl
A good adaptation of a well-loved story.

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Visiting Companies, Other Productions and Special Events.

2 - 8 October 2005
Calamity Jane
- From the Top Theatre Company

9 - 15 October 2005
Children's Theatre
- Class Act Drama Centre

29 October 2005
Casino Night at Highbury -
Punchline Productions

20 November 2005
Sunday Night at Highbury - Concert by Aldridge School

22 November 2005
Floral demonstration - Wylde Green Flower Club

23 - 26 November 2005
Children's Theatre -
Rebbecca O'Dowd CentreStage Drama School

3 December 2005
Book Launch
- Memories of a Highbury Ham - Reg Tolley

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- 14 January 2006
Scrooge - The Pantomime -
From the Top Theatre Company

15 January 2006
Highbury Players AGM

21 January 2006 - Cancelled
Frog Night -
Social Committee

19 - 25 February 2006
Aladdin -
Circle Light Opera Company

26 February 2006
Sunday Night at Highbury - Concert by BMOS

2 April 2006
Sunday Night at Highbury - Concert by Castle Bromwich Singers

7 - 8 April 2006 (Postponed)
RESURRECTION 2006 -
An Evening of modern Dance - DanceForce

22 April 2006
Saturday Night at Highbury -
Three Play Music - Folk and Blues music

14 May 2006
Memories of Mario Lanza.
Concert by Joe Johnson (tenor).

17 - 20 May 2006
Children's Theatre
- Class Act Drama Centre

3 June 2006
Frog Racing Night
plus Fish & Chips - Social Committee


10 - 15 July 2006
A Step in Time - Musical Review -
Circle Light Opera Company

16 July 2006
Directors Workshop - run by 'We Know The Line Dear... But Who Says it?'.

Productions may also be presented by Associated Companies including:-

Anne Harris School of Dance
Jane Cook Dance Schools - Boldmere Ballet and Sutton Stage Schools.
The Blenheim Wind Quintet, Delta Clarinets & Saxophones with Paul Knapman
Circle Light Opera Company (CLOC)
Class Act Drama Centre
Nottingham & Trent University Drama Society
Birmingham & Midlands Operatic Society (BMOS)
Gavin Prime & STARTZ! Children's Theatre School
Rebbecca O'Dowd CentreStage Drama School
Castle Bromwich Singers
A & R Productions
Music of the Night
DANCE FORCE
From the Top Theatre Company
The Really Serious Theatre Company

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