Manor Players’ 70th Birthday Revue

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Manor Players, a cabaret-style Musical Revue will take place at Riverside 23rd-24th March 2018 comprising of a variety of stage entertainment including songs, dances and sketches. David Hight will be directing the show and will devise the programme around the actors available so please do come and audition, whatever your talent.

Auditions will take place as follows:
Tuesday 23rd January in the Hall
Thursday 25th January in the Coleman Room (upstairs)

If this sounds like something you are keen to get involved in, please get in touch with David in advance so he can start putting the programme together. Cabaret-style performances always pull a crowd so this is a brilliant opportunity to be part of a fabulous evening of entertainment!

David Hight: 01276 500 426 / david.hight@gmail.com


‘The Ladykillers’

Was a Huge Success – Thank You All for Coming!

Manor Players are staged this hilarious comedy by Graham Linehan, based on the 1955 film of the same name. The play enjoyed a successful run in London some years ago and it is now on its way to brighten up those dark, grey November nights in Sunbury-on-Thames.

‘The Ladykillers’ tells the story of the sweet, innocent Mrs Wilberforce, who lives alone with her parrot in a strange, lopsided house in London. Her daily routine is shaken by the arrival of Professor Marcus and his four friends, who make up the most unlikely group of criminals.The gang disguise themselves as a string quartet rehearsing in Mrs Wilberforce’s spare room, while they plan the theft of a security van at Kings Cross Station. Mrs Wilberforce suddenly finds herself pitted against a gang of criminal misfits, who decide to involve her in the plot. Surely a little old lady has nothing against five cunning men…