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When We Are Married – audience reaction: see link on Past Shows page

Alice’s Adventures: The club will be mounting a production of Alice in Wonderland at four garden venues in the summer.
The play, and adaptation by Stanley Bates, will be directed by David Cordon.  Performance dates for these outdoor Promenade Performances are Saturday 12th July, Green Hill, Woolpit, Sunday 13th July, Beyton House, Beyton, Saturday 19th July, The Beeches, Walsham Le Willows, Sunday 20th July, St Botolph’s Bowls Club, Rickinghall

Centenary Commemoration of World War I: In November, Woolpit Drama Club will be putting on a production of the remarkable and very moving play Oh! What a Lovely War to mark the one hundredth anniversary of the start of World War I. Performance dates will be on 20th, 21st, and 22nd November. We will be sending out further details of audition dates in the near future. The play has a large cast and there should be parts for many members with the possibility of doubling, something to test mettle of any actor.
Oh! What a Lovely War - what is the show about? Read the back story in this article which appeared in The Guardian on February 16 2014

Club ‘Outreach’: Six members of Woolpit Drama Club performed a one-act play for members of the Visually Impaired Group at Pakenham Village Hall on Thursday 9 January 2014. Full story – click here

The Club has received an email message from Mark Seaman, author of Leaving Tommy:
Sent: 10 November 2013
Dear Woolpit Drama Club,
I have recently noticed that your performance of my one act play, “Leaving Tommy” was well received, and that two of your actors were nominated for awards. May I pass on my thanks for choosing this particular play and my personal congratulations to both Scott Walker & Gareth Hatton.
Kind regards & all best wishes for your future productions. Mark Seaman

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