Evercreech Drama Group

Evercreech Drama Group has been entertaining audiences since 1991 when Mrs Mollie Purse MBE was inspired to form the group initially to help boost the much needed funds for the up-keep of the village hall. To this day we are a band of like-minded people who enjoy amateur dramatics, being on stage and performing, behind the scenes, making costumes, set design, or simply being part of a friendly group of people.

Like all groups, clubs, and societies we are always looking for people who are interested in being part of something either as a one off participant or lifelong supporter. For further information, please do contact Greg Jessop on 01749 831122 or e-mail evercreechdg@gmail.com “you never know what it’s like till you’ve tried it”.

We endeavour to do a production every year,  so far these have included; The Happiest Days of Your Life, Daisy Pulls It Off, Billy Liar, Oliver, Bazaar & Rummage, Womberang, Black Comedy, The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, Calendar Girls, The Allotment, Gosforth`s Fete and numerous pantomimes.

We also like to produce plays for younger people to introduce them to drama and have some fun and our most recent production was Babe - the sheep pig in November 2015. It involved 16 local children who had a great time and their fantastic performances were appreciated by three packed houses.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The Annual General Meeting was be held on Sunday 23rd April 2017 at The Bell Inn, Evercreech.

 

 
 

OUR NEXT PRODUCTION

AUDITIONS FOR OUR NEXT PRODUCTION, The Darling Buds Of May, WILL BE HELD IN THE SUMMER OF 2017. With aview to put the production on later in the year

 Keep checking here for further details.

  We are always on the look-out for suitable plays so if anyone has any suggestions we would be very grateful to hear from you.

  If you are interested in performing, directing, helping backstage or on our technical team we would love to hear from you.

  For more info contact Greg on 01749 831122

 

CLUB NIGHTS

We hold regular  Club Nights in the village, which start at 8.00pm. We hope new people will want to join our friendly group where we have a drink, read a play, and have an informal get together.

Our next Club Night to be arranged.

  For more info on these or to be added to the mailing list, please contact Greg Jessop  on 01749 831122. email;  gregjessop@btinternet.com. Don't forget to follow us on Facebook.

 

FUND-RAISING

A successful Quiz Night was held in April 2017 at The Bell Inn, Evercreech. Thanks to all who attended.

In addition to our drama activities, we hold various fund-raising events throughout the year.

We will be holding a Coffee Morning on Saturday 12th August at St Peters Church, please bring along any donations of homegrown produce for our popular "bring and buy" Fruit and Veg table. We happily accept "wonky" Veg.

 

 

COSTUME HIRE

The Drama Group's costumes are for hire for parties and fancy dress functions etc . There is a nominal charge of £10 and a refundable deposit of £10 per costume.

Telephone Julia Keen on 01749 830379 if you would like to know more.

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