Wednesday 21st - Saturday 24th May 2008


Once again, May sees the return of our annual competitive Festival of One Act Plays, featuring many varied one act plays from amateur dramatics groups throughout the area. The awards are:

  • Best Production (junior, youth and senior)
  • Best Individual Performance (junior, youth and senior)
  • The Adjudicator's Award
  • The Syd Mence Cup for a Piece of Theatre Magic

Running Order

Wednesday 21st May 7.00pm

Thursday 22nd May 7.00pm

Friday 23rd May 7.00pm

Saturday 24th May 7.00pm


Winners

Best Junior Production

Samson by Sue Gordon (Cheshire Academy of Performing Arts)

Best Junior Individual Performance

Terri Lowe as Hermione in Harry Rings Lord of the Potters by Alison Chaplin (Mossley A.O.D.S.)

Best Youth Individual Performance

Jonathan Charles Howard as Darigon in The Book of Spells by James Chalmers (Shoreline)

Best Senior Production

Zoo Story by Edward Albee (Know Your Onions Theatre Group)

Best Senior Individual Performance

Jeremy Acklam as Mr Gostilow in From Here to the Library by Jimmie Chinn (Nantwich Players)

Adjudicator's Award

This is a Chair by Caryl Churchill (Barton Theatre Company)

The Syd Mence Cup for a Piece of Theatre Magic

The Book of Spells by James Chalmers (Shoreline)