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50th Anniversary Season
2017 - 2018


Terry Pratchett takes Shakespeare's Macbeth and then turns it up until the knob comes off.  It's all there - a wicked duke and duchess, the ghost of the murdered king, dim soldiers, strolling players, a land in peril; and who stands between the Kingdom and destruction?  Three witches!  Granny Weatherwax, Nanny Ogg and Magrat Garlick.  

Our archives of the last 50 years will also be on display at every performance.

Some rehearsal pictures:

 : Wyrd Sisters
Wyrd Sisters
 : Lord and Lady Felmet
Lord and Lady Felmet
 : Mr and Mrs Vittoler
Mr and Mrs Vittoler
 : Magrat and Fool
Magrat and Fool
 : Demon
Demon
 : Ghost of King Verence
Ghost of King Verence
 : Tomjohn and Hwel
Tomjohn and Hwel


Rehearsal photo Terry Pratchett's Wyrd Sisters Aug 2017


Followed by …
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz   -   1, 2, 3, February 2018
The New Year 2018 will bring our much loved family pantomime – based on the book written and directed by Fran Mortimer which should be a good one, as ever.

Then to end this milestone of a season we look forward to a splendid production of Trolls by the late great Peter Skellern …

Trolls by Peter Skellen   -   10, 11, 12 May 2018
Peter Skellen writes a comic tale of trolls, goblins and unlikely heroes promises musical entertainment for the whole family.   Much funnier and more appealing than the multi-coloured-tufty-haired ‘dolls’ of the 1970s!

Our archives of the last 50 years will also be on display at every performance.


Our Spring Production - May 2017

Farndale ladies present ...

The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery

It was a brilliant night!  Well done to all involved!

You were all fantastic, well done!

A good evenings entertainment!  Well done everyone!

Just some of our audience reactions to our superbly produced 'Farndale' which was thoroughly enjoyed by all involved.  We are so lucky to have such talented members both on stage and behind the scenes - without whom it would all come crashing down. (oops, I think it did!)  

We are so energised for our forthcoming season - it is going to be a terrific year!  The plays that the committee have chosen are brilliant - hoping to involve as many of the Society as possible - and looking into the Players' archives of the last 50 years will be such a treat!

Looking forward to the next 50!




We don't mean to be sexist
but this is a message to all male visitors to this site:

Ever thought about acting?
Able to spare a few evenings a week?
New to the area and keen to meet like-minded people?


The Winslow Players are always looking for new members (especially the male kind) so if you think you or someone you know would be interested in joining us, please use the Contact Us page which will connect you with our Chair or the Director for more information.



Winslow Players is a small but perfectly formed amateur dramatic company based in the market town of Winslow in north Buckinghamshire.  Founded in 1967, we aim to put on two plays and one pantomime each year.
We meet at 8pm on the second Wednesday of the month in St Lawrence Room, Market Square in Winslow.

Please use the form on the contact us page to find out more.

The location of our performances is:

Winslow Public Hall
Elmfields Gate
Winslow
MK18 3JA 



Last updated 13/10/17