Tickets now on sale

Tickets are now on sale for Hawarden Players’ next show: Agatha Crusty and the Village Hall Murders!

Agatha Crusty (pronounced Croosty) is a crime novelist. She’s also pretty adept at solving crimes. And when her sister-in-law Alice invites her to spend a few days with her in the village of Chortelby, it’s not long before she gets caught up in a series of murders which seem connected with the village hall.

From Toby, the Vicar, and Eleanor, Chair of the committee, to Harry Knott the caretaker and identical twins Olivia and Oliver Truscott-Pratt, there are plenty of suspects. And with an investigating officer as incompetent as D.I. Twigg, you can guarantee it won’t be a breeze catching the culprit.

The Hawarden Players will be giving you an evening filled with both hilarity and suspense as the tension increases, as does the body count!

Performances will take place on Thursday 20th, Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd July 2017 at the Hawarden Institute.  Doors and bar open at 7pm and the show starts at 7.30pm.

Tickets are on sale now, priced just £7 from this page

Almost There!

We are just a few days away from our opening night!  The week before Cinderella Rockafella is performed in front of audiences for the first time, the finishing touches are being put on the show!

The set is currently having the final licks of paint, the costumes are being hung up, and the show is being run with all the song and dance numbers in one go.

This weekend see’s our get in, closely followed by our final dress rehearsals, and then it’s showtime!

Tickets have sold quicker for this years panto than any other production in Hawarden Players’ history, so you must make sure you snap yours up before it’s too late!  This is a show you definitely do not want to miss.  Performances take place:

  • Saturday 21st January – 3pm Matinee
  • Saturday 21st January – 7.30pm
  • Friday 27th January – 7.30pm
  • Saturday 28th January 7.30pm

Visit our LATEST PRODUCTION page to get the low down on what to expect from Fiona Burdsall’s latest fabulous script for the whole family, then get those seats booked through our PURCHASE TICKETS page.

We will be uploading a few pics and videos of the show in rehearsal over the next few days so stay tuned!

Not Long Now…

Rehearsals are flying by for the Hawarden Players’ next production, ‘Gone to Pot’ which takes place later this month.  Following the success of their winter pantomime, the ‘Ice Queen’, things are heating up, as their latest play transports us to an allotment where many secrets have been buried deep beneath the ground.

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This home-grown comedy, written by group chairperson, Fiona Burdsall, introduces us to the head of the allotment committee, Brigadier Fortesque, who threatens to turf out anyone who lets standards slip on the gardening patch.  His long suffering wife has competition from Lady Smythe-Warren who seems to share more than a passion for just growing vegetables with the Brigadier.  Sharon struggles to control her kids from tormenting just about everyone, none more so than Annabelle, who just wants to start her own family, and just what are sisters Emily and Agnes hiding behind their shed door?

Fiona has created a script filled with laughs, drama and some lovely tender moments which the 11 strong cast are now putting their signature Hawarden Players mark on, and the set has already been built, bringing the outdoors, indoors!

Please visit our Purchase Tickets page to secure your seat before they sell out!

Tickets on sale!

Tickets are now on sale for our upcoming play, Gone To Pot!

Click here to book yours now!

In celebration of this exciting moment, here are a few pictures taken in rehearsal for this hilarious home grown comedy!

Keep checking our website and social media pages for all the latest news, pictures, and videos as we get closer to opening night!

Gone To Pot

Fresh off a few weeks break, following our latest pantomime, the Hawarden Players are already hard at work again!

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Our 2016 play is already in rehearsal and we are proud to announce it is a fantastic comedy called “Gone To Pot” and has been written by our very own Fiona Burdsall.

Set on an allotment, filled with secrets, you can be assured there is no drama, quite like a homegrown one!

Performances will take place in July, with tickets going on sale soon!  Keep checking the Facebook page and our website for all the latest news!!

De-Frosting

So there we go, another panto season whizzes by in the blink of an eye for the Hawarden Players, and what a run of shows we had!

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Audiences packed out the Hawarden Institute to come and join in the fun of Ice Queen: The Panto.  Along the way, they laughed, sang, danced, and got soaked through by Victoria and the Minus Three Degrees during the cleaning routine!

The group had a blast performing the show, and have been overwhelmed by the praise they have received.  The feedback has been brilliant.

We want to take this opportunity to thank everyone who had a hand in getting the show up and running, be it on stage, or behind the scenes and front of house, and once again want to say a huge thank you to all our audiences who came and supported us!

A gallery of pictures taken of the show is now available to view on our Ice Queen page along with a video of a few highlights below.

We don’t rest on our laurels at the Hawarden Players, and plans are already forming regarding our summer play which will shortly be announced, along with all the opportunities to get involved, so keep checking here, our facebook page and our twitter account for all the info!