January 2016 - PANTOMIME
Time once again for Widow Twanky to reopen her laundry in old Peking. The wicked Abanazar sets about pursuing Aladdin to try and get his help to steal the jewels. The Royal Executioner sharpens his axe and things have get worse before they can get better, but hey ho it’s Pantomime it always turns out right in the end.
Another success full year for the HATS “panto” and lots of smiling faces in the audience.....
MAY 2016 - MURDER IN PLAY
Boris Smolensky's budget production of 'Murder at Priorswell Manor' is in final rehearsals. Things are not going well, when life imitates art and one of the cast is murdered on stage.
Who could have done it? And how?
The rampant egos amongst the inept company of actors mean that each could have a motive: Christa, a fading soap actress, the monstrous director himself, or perhaps his dippy mistress. What is the relationship between Boris and Pat the stage manager, and can any of them put up with Harrison's dire theatrical anecdotes for much longer? Or are they all just red herrings? Despite all the drama offstage, the show must still go on...
JUNE 2016 - HATS JUNIORS AND TEENS STUDIO PRODUCTION
Our annual studio style production where our younger members “show off” their talenst with a selection of short plays and sketches.
Always and enjoyable event. Open to all. Tickets on the door,