Tickets now available:
"The Odd Couple" - A Comedy written by Neil Simon. Please click here for further information.
"The Cause" - An Imagined Meeting Between Two Great Rebels written by Natalie McGrath and presented by Dreadnought South West. Please click here for further information.
Musicals and Music Halls - Fund Raising Performance by members of The Exmouth Players and Blackmore Youth Theatre. Please click here for further information.
Broadway Baby - Fundraising Cabaret Evening performed by a talented group of local women in aid of local charity FORCE. Please click here for further information.
Please call Ticketline 07484 509514
The cast for our September production of "Quartet" by Ronald Harwood has now been announced. They are:
Wilf - Brian Lawless
Reggie - Raymond Tongue
Cissy - Wendy Bishop
Jean - Joyce Pomeroy
Congratulations to all of the above. Thank you to those of you who also auditioned. We hope you very much enjoyed the experience and hope to see you again at our next round of auditions for our December family production of "Alice!". This will be announced soon.
Dreadnought South West
We are pleased to announce that as part of their South West Tour, Dreadnought SW will be presenting "The Cause" written by Natalie McGrath at The Blackmore Theatre on 12th July 2018. Please click here for further information including photos of rehearsals.
NODA South West Awards Presentation 2017
It was a fantastic night for us all at The Exmouth Players at last night's awards ceremony (24th March 2018).
Our production of "Rough Justice" last September won the best award of them all, out of a total of 8 Nominations - Winner of Best Drama Our Congratulations to Director, Wendy Bishop, and to all the cast and all others who assisted with this production.
We also picked up another award last night - The Mary Hobbs Shield for Best Standard Programme for "The Witches" performed January 2017. Our Congratulations and thanks to Trevor Brice, Wendy Bishop and Fin O'Leary for providing the content of the programme, and also to our programme designer, Alix Kelman of Kelman Media. Alix also designed the EMCo programme for "Rock of Ages" which won runners up spot in the same class. Our Congratulations to our friends at EMCo.
Please visit the NODA South West Facebook page for photos of last evening's ceremony.
Plays and Directors for 2019 and 2020
We are currently looking to set our programme of plays and productions for 2019 and 2020. We are also looking for any Directors who would like to be considered for any of these along with any ideas for plays/productions they might like to be considered. If you have any play or production you would like to be considered and/or wish to direct any of our plays/productions with any ideas, then please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and leave your name and contact details. We shall then contact you direct.
Youth Theatre Groups
We already have one youth theatre group using our facilities at The Blackmore Theatre and will shortly have another. These are and will be:
- Heart Performing Arts: This is a new performing arts club. There are two classes run on a Wednesday between 4 and 7pm during term time, and is available to children aged from 4 to 12 years. Heart Performing Arts is run by a fully insured professional actor with DBS. Please call 07931 537590 for further information. No auditions are required to join these classes. This club is run completely independent of The Blackmore Theatre and Exmouth Players.
- Blackmore Youth Theatre: Please click here for further information. Auditions are being held on the 23rd Feb. These classes will run from 5.30-7pm on a Friday during term times, and are available to youngsters aged between 7 and 16 years. Fully qualified teachers/DBS checked & Licensed Chaperone. Please call 07932 711323 for further information. This is a more structured approach to Theatre.
Change in Charitable Status
Please note that as from 1st January 2018, The Exmouth Players is now operating as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) under Registration No. 1174875. You can view our registration by searching "The Exmouth Players" and adding this registration number in the search engine on the Charity Commission website (date of registration 27th Sept 2017).
World War 1 Commemoration 2018
We will be presenting "Private Peaceful" by Michael Morpurgo on the 10th and 11th November, subject to Licence. This will be directed by Alan Smith.
Publicity and Programme Volunteers Required
We are currently looking for volunteers who are prepared to give up their time and carry out any one or more of the following tasks for each of our productions:
- Assisting with exchanging posters with other local societies
- Press/Media Representative – writing press pieces Programme Assistant Manager – gathering and reviewing information about the Society and assisting in getting advertisements of productions of other societies.
If you would like further information on any of the above tasks and/or you might be interested, then please email email@example.com with your name, contact details, the task or tasks you might be interested in along with any queries you may have. We will then get back to you.