Audition / Reading – Murder Mystery – Death under the Stars

Audtions/ Reading – Murder Mystery 💀 – “Death Under The Stars”

Once again we will be performing a murder mystery in October/ November. It is about the local astrology club who are having their Annual Social Event and invite Madame Rosa, a local mystic and fortune teller. As revelations and confessions are revealed the only definite prediction you can rely on is a night full of mayhem, intrigue and murder!

The confirmed dates are Shawbury – 3rd October, Hadley Park – 9th October, Astley – 24th October and more dates to be confirmed. If can not make all the dates we have been known to share parts between multiple cast memebers.

Auditions will take place on Wednesday 29th July at 7.30pm at 11 River Gardens, Shawbury. Anyone is welcome to audition for the play or to find out more information please contact Mariella on 01939 290702 or email

Audition/ Workshop – Bouncers and Shakers

Auditions/ Workshops- Bouncers and Shakers

Richards Bray is looking to direct two short plays Bouncers and Shakers. Bouncers is about a group of boucers at a nightclub and  Shakers is about a group of cocktail waitresses working in a cocktail bar.
The proposed performance dates are friday 11 & sat 12th December 2015. A workshop and audition will take place at Shawbury Village Hall on Thursday 16th July 2015 at 7.30pm If you are interested in taking part in this production please contact Richard 01939 250612.

Murder Mystery 2015

Around October/ Novemeber this year we will be  performing a Murder Mystery at various local venues the dates are to be confirm but now we are starting to look for cast members. There is no fixed story or cast requirements at the moment as we are very lucky that we have someone who writes the parts around the cast, so it is important to know who is interested!

There are usually around 4 performances and around 2/3 rehearsals before hand to meet the characters.  For more infomration or if you would like to take part please contact Marilella –

Reading / Audition for Hay fever by Noel Coward

Informal Reading / Auditions will be held at Shawbury Village Hall 7.30pm Wednesday 7th January for the 2015 Summer Production.
The play is a light comedy set in the 1920’s involving a family and their house guests! There are nine characters, five women and four men of varying ages (there are no children’s parts).


The play will be performed at Acton Reynald Hall between the1st to 4th July but those involved must be available from the 27th June until the 5th July. In the past rehearsals have been held on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons.  This year the rehearsals will start at the beginning of April.

If you are interested in taking a part or helping with the technical elements please attend the reading /audition on the 7th January.


If you are not able to make this date but would still like to participate contact me on 01939 250612.


Auditions – Sleeping Beauty Panto

Our pantomime production will take place in January 2015, with performances from 1st to 4thJanuary, with a break in rehearsals over Christmas.  “Sleeping Beauty” is a traditional pantomime including the usual well-loved characters of principal boy, principal girl, comedy duo, wicked fairy and pantomime dame. 

Please contact Ann Page on 01939 251094 or e-mail if you are interested in getting involved in any way with this production. 

Readings (and informal auditions) will take place on Sunday 14th September at 3-4.30pm and Wednesday 17th September with children from 6.30pm to 8.00pm, and teenagers and adults from 7.30pm to 9.00pm.  Please note that children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for this reading.