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AUDITIONS for OLEANNA Sunday 27 March

Email for an audition time Butterfly Creek Theatre Troupe’s winter production will be Oleanna, a modern American classic written by David Mamet.  The play is probably the most controversial work by one of the world’s a great living dramatists.  It deals with political correctness, power, and abuse – issues that are still very real and relevant nearly 20 years… (more…)

Tickets for “Much Ado About Nothing” are now available on-line

Tickets for our 2011 Bard in the Yard production on 1-5 March are now available by clicking here, or by appearing in person with cash at Rona Gallery, Eastbourne. Note that Rona Gallery do not accept phone  bookings or credit card payments for tickets. To book by phone call 0832-77790.

AUDITIONS: for Much Ado About Nothing

Our 2011 production of William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing will be directed by Emanuel (Manny) E. Garcia This is open to all BCTT members and any others you may know who’d like to join us for the production. Where: St. Alban’s Church Hall, Ngaio St, Eastbourne When: 1- 5 pm Saturday 27 November 2010 Principals 1-3 p.m Ensemble 3-5… (more…)

Our 2011 Shakespeare production will be “Much Ado About Nothing”

It will be the first production for us directed by Manny Garcia. He has great ideas for it, so we’re looking forward to it. Audition dates are to be finalised, but will be either the end of November or the beginning of December. Performances will be late Feb & early March – to be confirmed.

Tickets for “The Dresser” are now available for purchase on-line

You can now purchase tickets on line from our Current Show / Tickets page.

“One Flesh” adjudicator’s report now available.

‘One Flesh’ is our entry in this year’s Wellington District Theatre Federation Full Length Play Competition – the Antoinettes. The adjudicator summarised her view of the production as follows: “This was a sincere and cohesive production. You maintained the audience involvement throughout, in spite of the narrow 100 year old pews. To attempt and succeed with such a play in… (more…)

Next member’s playreading @ The Lifeboat on Monday 30 August

If you have ever fancied playing doctors and nurses, now’s your chance! The next reading at the Lifeboat is for It runs in the family – a comedy by Ray Cooney. Lots of parts – 7 males and 5 females across a range of ages so we expect a bloody good turnout – only a note from your mother will… (more…)

Next member’s readthrough @ The Lifeboat, Eastbourne, Monday 30 August 7:30pm

We haven’t yet finalised the play that we’ll read. But, it will be interesting, fun, lots of parts and everyone who wants to will get a read. Some of us will be having dinner at the Lifeboat from about 6:30pm, so do join us then too.

Next member’s readthrough @ The Lifeboat, Eastbourne, Monday 2 August 7:30pm

Hoping to see as many member as possible next Monday, 2nd August at the Lifeboat for a read through of what promises to be more than a bit of a giggle, ‘Murdered to Death’ by Peter Gordon. ….This hilarious spoof of the best of Agatha Christie traditions is set in a country manor house in the 1930s, with an assembled… (more…)

Cast announced for the Dresser

Florence has just announced the following cast.  She is still looking for a young and light actress to play the part of Irene. Norman…………….Trevor Rose Sir……………….John Marwick Her Ladyship……….Joanna Hulme Madge……………..Fran Baldock Oxenby…………….Chris Sands Geoffrey…………..Peter Baldock Gloucester or Kent….Adam Cooper, Michael Booth Knight/Albany ……..Laurie Ward Knight/Gentleman……Mike McJorrow