Theatre Appreciation Group
Group Lead Anne Marie Gleeson : Deputy Lead Maureen McCoy
MEETINGS EVERY 1st/3rd WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH STARTING 10.30am
~~~~ S E A S O N 2019 / 2020 ~~~~
HAPPY NEW YEAR - WELCOME 2020
I'm hoping to line up some more trips - possibly to Shibdon Hall where Gentleman Jack was filmed, as well as visiting the new refurbishment at Bolton's Octagon Theatre and our annual visit to Keswick.
NEXT MEETING - WEDNESDAY 22ndh JANUARY 2020
Part II of the streaming of the play Crucible by Arthur Miller, starring Richard Armitage, which was done some years ago but it is a timeless classic. The computer and projector has been updated so fingers crossed it will work this time. Hope to see as many as possible.
CHRISTMAS LUNCH - WEDNESDAY 18th DECEMBER 2019
A good time was held by 17 of us that squeezed into a room of our own with a glass of Prosecco to start to celebrations - a photo of the happy group is to the right.
WHERE: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
WHEN: We meet in the Lounge in Bold Street Methodist Church Hall [from Bold Street, through the second back entrance—not the Cafe entrance—to the 2nd Floor, (there is a lift) through double doors then the room on your right every:
We start the meetings with a coffee/tea and discuss the lists of what's on at local theatres and Cinema Screenings of plays at the Odeon Westbrook and Cineworld Runcorn as well as local Amateur Dramatics. Its then down to the subject of the day - see diary below.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Wed Feb 5th||GUEST SPEAKER: Ian Bowden from Altrincham Little Theatre talking on 'History of Theatre'|
|Wed Feb 19th||Awards Season Winners/Nominations - discussion on who should have won what?|
|Wed Mar 4th||Music for Films and TV|
|Wed Mar 18th||My Most Memorable Performance - Everyone to tell their own particular favourite.|
|Wed Apr 1st||GUEST SPEAKER: Modern Perspective on Shakespeare's Women - Jackie Starkey|
|Wed Apr 15th||Miriam Margoyles on 'Dickens Women' - a podcast|
|Wed May 6th||Konstantin Stanislavski - famous Russian Theatre Director|
|Wed May 20th||GUEST SPEAKER: Helen Johnson on Theatrical Make-Up|
|Wed Jun 3rd||Nicola Shindler - 11 BAFTA award winning TV Producer|
|Wed Jun 17th||PLANNING MEETING - come and help arrange 2020/2021 season.|
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