FESTIVAL OF ONE ACT PLAYS.

Sunday 13th September 2020 at Lowther Pavilion, Lytham St Annes.

We are delighted to announce that after the huge success of the 2019 Festival of One Act Plays the 2020 festival will again be hosted by the fabulous Lowther Pavilion. A professional theatre with access to a superb lighting and sound technician, experienced stage manager and wonderful front of house personnel putting the seal of excellence on this great event.

The societies that took part last year were; Poulton Drama, The Players Theatre, Marton Operatic, Audlem Theatre Company, ACross the Boards and Fit N’ Active Theatre Company. Keep an eye on this page for further details of new performers and information about the day.

The following trophies were awarded to;

Best Supporting Female Actor – Alison Shutt (Fit ‘N Active Theatre Company)

Best Supporting Male Actor – Jonathan James (The Players Theatre)

Best Female Actor – Amanda Dyer (Fit ‘N Active Theatre Company)

Best Male Actor – Colin Cliffe (Audlem Theatre Company)

Best Staging – ‘One Is Too Many’ (ACross the Boards)

Best Sound and Lighting – ‘Between Mouthfuls’ (Poulton Drama)

Best Director – Gareth Gibbs (The Players Theatre)

Best Play – ‘Theatrical Digs’ (Fit ‘N Active Theatre Company)

Many congratulations not only to all our prizewinners but to each and every one of you that contributed to making this such a memorable and enjoyable theatrical occasion. We look forward to welcoming you back next year!

We are delighted to have the support of the Best Western Glendower Hotel, St Annes who have sponsored the Best Play trophy, the Dalmeny Resort Hotel, St Annes who have sponsored the Best Staging trophy and Mark F H Rae, Funeral Director, who has sponsored the Best Lighting and Sound trophy.

A heartfelt Thank You to these local businesses.

ENTRY FOR THE 2020 FESTIVAL IS NOW OPEN. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE FESTIVAL OF ONE ACT PLAYS CO-ORDINATOR, ANNA CROSS ON 07955821041 or anna.cross@hotmail.co.uk   (FOR DETAILS OR TO DOWNLOAD THE 2020 ENTRY FORM GO TO SYLLABUS > ENTRY FORM DOWNLOAD).

Maryrose Swarbrick ALAM
Maryrose Swarbrick ALAMOne Act Play Festival Adjudicator 2019

VIEW PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN AT THE FESTIVALS IN OUR PHOTO GALLERY SECTION – BLACKBURN DRAMA CLUB, POULTON DRAMA, OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA OPERATIC AND DRAMATIC SOCIETY, ACROSS THE BOARDS AND ADJUDICATORS CHRIS MARLOW AND SUSAN MACKAY.