Our programme of workshops is intended to enhance all of our theatre skills and is a chance for us all to get together. It also provides an opportunity for newcomers to have a taste of acting in a stress-free environment and to meet other BTW members. Attendance at workshops is open to all, members and non-members alike. We charge just £3 to cover the cost of room hire.
For more information contact the Workshop Co-ordinator or BTW Secretary.
We look forward to seeing you!
All workshops are held at the Unitarian Meeting House on Churchgate Street in Bury St. Edmunds, starting at 7.30pm
Membership of BTW is open to ALL, aged 16 or over and you can join us any time you like. Annual membership is just £15 and we try to involve everyone in whatever capacity each person feels able. Just come along or get in touch! Download a membership form here (Word) or here (pdf).
MONDAY 30 APRIL
Recruitment/Audition for Autumn/Winter 2018
BETRAYAL by Harold Pinter. Directed by John Levantis. 27-29 September. Unitarian Meeting House.
Age not specific but requires actors with mature acting skills.
Jerry. Professional publisher, media savvy. Initiates affair with Emma. Friend of Robert
Emma. Wife of Robert. Professional media person, independently minded.
Robert. Close friend of Jerry. Also publisher who shares some business interests with Jerry.
Waiter. Any age, Italian accent.
LYSISTRATA -THE SEX STRIKE by Germaine Greer. Directed by Tim Lodge. November 2018. UMH
( details to follow)
IN CAMERA by Jean Paul Sartre. Directed by Tim Lodge (details to follow) and CLOSER THAN YOUR OWN SKIN, written and directed by John Goldman. February 2019. Unitarian Meeting House.
Characters for Closer:
Maria da Silva
"Dad's one of the good one's, isn't he?" Pepe's father is Police Chief Krole
"Your father's secrets are deafening!" Pepe discovered that one of them is closer than his own skin. What we did in that locked room hasn't stayed there. What happened in there?
MONDAY 21 MAY
Play Reading: The Real Inspector Hound. Hosted by Adam Thurkettle
To be advised
MONDAY 24 SEPTEMBER
Play Reading: The Importance of Being Earnest
MONDAY 22 OCTOBER
Play Reading: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Monday 26 November
Recruitment Workshop/Audition for Spring/Summer 2019
The Real Inspector Hound by Tom Stoppard. Directed by Adam Thirkettle. 24-27 April. UMH
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. Directed by Chris Lines. June 2019. Theatre Royal.
A Midsummer Night's Dream. Directed by Tim Lodge. July 2019. Abbey Gardens
Bury Theatre Workshop are always looking for new members to get involved, young (16+) and old, total beginners or experienced thespians.
Whether you are interested in acting, directing, lighting, stage managing or any other aspect of theatre production we'd like to hear from you.
Visit the Get Involved page for more information, see the Future Productions page for latest information on auditions, or Contact us now.