This year why not choose to watch or be in your local “amateur” pantomime over a professional pantomime. Amateur theatre (amateur dramatics) can be defined as “theatre performances in which the people involved are not paid but take part for their own enjoyment” Locally organised theatrical events provide a source of entertainment for the community, and can be a fun and exciting hobby, with strong bonds of friendship formed through participation. Many amateur theatre groups reject the “amateur” label and its negative association with “amateurish”, preferring to style themselves “dramatic societies”, “theatre groups” or just “players”. Whether we like it … Continue reading Amateur Pantomime, oh no it isn’t!!
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, roll up roll up its nearly arrived. The circus is all packed up and ready for unveiling next week at The Bradford Playhouse! With sell out shows, jugglers, tightrope walkers, giant mega phones, balloon … Continue reading Big Top Beauty and the Beast #panto #mansnothot
The word “Characterisation” makes me squirm! “Ok, so who are you? Tell me about your character blah blah blah”. It’s not for me at all! So our first rehearsal tonight for Big Top Beauty and the Beast what do we do…….. characterisation. Basically tonight’s rehearsal was a question and answer session with people I hardly knew in regards to my pantomime character Russell. I was asked questions such as who are my parents? How old am I?, and who’s my best friend in the circus? I thought, shit, I don’t actually know the answer to any of these questions! So … Continue reading Theatre “Characterisation” #bigtopbeauty #bradford #pantomime
And so it begins, learning of the lines. Click to book £12 adults £10 concessions £40 family ticket Dates and show times- 29th November- 3rd December Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 7.15pm Saturday 1pm and 6pm Sunday 2pm Click to view … Continue reading Learning lines #bigtopbeauty #panto
After the hugely successful Disney Blockbusting film Earlier the year why not come along and see our version of this wonderful pantomime classic- but this time set in a circus. You really don’t want to miss this one Click to … Continue reading Big top Beauty and the Beast #panto
Last night was the first get together of all the principles, chorus and dancers, we even had our stage manager at the first rehearsal oh and a dog! I have to say, well done to the Bradford Players for organisation … Continue reading Big Top Beauty and the Beast #bigtopbeauty
I am pleased to confirm i’ve been cast as Russell, the comic lead in The Bradford Players next panto, Big Top Beauty and the Beast. 29th November – 3rd December. Click for tickets More details below. Facebook Event Link Bradford … Continue reading Big Top Beauty and the Beast #bigtoppanto #bigtopbeauty