Published 10th November 2017
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Delighted to announce a brand new production of LADIES DAY at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Friday 13th – Saturday 28th July. The script is reimagined for 2018, as the fish-filleting foursome have a grand day out at Wolverhampton Racecourse. Tickets are now on general release and auditions for the community company – who appear alongside a professional cast – take place on Sunday March 18th.
March brings six new productions of Amanda’s plays around the UK. BE MY BABY is staged by Westovian Theatre Society, South Shields, on 13–17th. THE THRILL OF LOVE plays at Codsall Dramatic Society (7-10th) and Huntingdon Drama Club (21-24th). LADIES DAY is under starters orders with Atherstone Dramatic Society at Owen Street Community Arts Centre (15th-17th), Rainham Theatrical Society at Oast House Theatre, (15–17th & 22-24th), and Bradford Players at Bradford Playhouse Studio (21-24th).
Tavonians Theatre Company’s tour of THE THRILL OF LOVE also continues across Devon until March 10th. Find dates and booking details here.
Congratulations to Maxine Peake: her portrayal of Ruth Ellis in the Radio 4 adaptation of THE THRILL OF LOVE was shortlisted in the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2018 Best Actress category. The Savvy Productions drama was directed by Kate Chapman.