Hope House Charity Ball

Sally Rogers is organising a charity ball for Hope House on March 9th 2019, with a Charlie and chocolate factory theme. She is looking for someone to dress up as Mr Wonker and maybe a couple of Oompa Loompas, literally to welcome guests as they arrive 7pm -8pm.  If anyone is interested please contact contact her directly on sallyrogers0705@gmail.com


George Falconer will be marrying his girlfriend Dorcas on the 7th of April at 2pm at the Trinity Methodist Church, Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port CH65 0AB.  This will be followed by a reception at The Civic Hall, Civic Way, Ellesmere Port CH65 0AZ  (Note: there is parking at the church, or the library which is by the civic hall.  Parking is free after 3pm).

Any members who know George are most welcome to attend, please can you  RSVP to georgedorcas66@gmail.com if you will be attending.

The couple would welcome money towards their honeymoon, rather than individual gifts, for anyone wishing to get them something.


Emma – Casting read through

There will be a casting read through of Jane Austen’s Emma, on Thursday 22nd June from 19:30 at the Attfield Theatre.  Anyone interested in being involved, whether on stage or back stage, are invited to attend.

The Director is Kath Evans and the production dates are Monday 2nd October to Saturday 7th October 2017.



Tickets are now available for the special 40th Anniversary Concert of the Youth Music Festival to be heldat Christchurch on Saturday 4th March at 7.30 pm.  Tickets are £5 each and all proceeds will go to the Malcolm Sargent CLIC Charity.

Please contact David Clough or Joanne Needham either by email on d.clough@oswestry-tc.gov.uk or j.needham@oswestry-tc.gov.uk or telephone 01691 680222 to book your tickets now. 

Thank you for your anticipated support.


Two tickets to see ‘Bat Out of Hell’ (afternoon matinee) at the Opera House Manchester on Thursday 23rd February 2017. The tickets cost £40 each originally but price negotiable as no longer able to attend. Coach travel is from Oswestry (8am departure).


For further details please contact Ceinwen Danby on 01691 661714 or via e-mail at peter@danby118.pl8us.com


We are pleased to announce that we have our first officially certified chaperone compliant with the new regulations for young persons in theatre.  Fiona Ashby, our chair, has been through the certification and training process and is now licensed until January 2018.

Attfield Annual Party

All members are cordially invited to the Attfield Theatre’s annual party which is to be held on Friday 6th January 2017 in the Walford Davies Suite from 7:30 pm.

Please bring a plate of food to share and something to drink.  Access to the building will be  via the disabled door entrance on the night.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Best Wishes for Christmas and the New Year.

Michaela Turner (Secretary to the Attfield Theatre)

The End of the Affair – Casting

end-of-the-affairA beautifully crafted portrait of wartime London, and the agony of two
people caught in an illicit love affair!

Performance Dates
27th February 2017 – 4th March 2017

A read through of this play will be held on Monday 12th December at
7.30 in the theatre. If you are interested in taking part, please come
along. We are looking for Cast, Crew and Wardrobe!
The cast consists of the following
5 Men age range 30 – 50
1 Woman age range 30 – 50
plus 1 Boy

If you require more information, please contact Debbie Jones
01691 653413 or email debbie.llysaber@yahoo.co.uk

The Ladykillers!


Tickets for The Attfield Theatre’s latest production, “The Ladykillers” go on sale to the general public on Monday 19th September, members of the Attfield can purchase them from Friday 16th September.   The company is urging theatre goers to book early as their productions usually sell out and ticket sales are expected to be especially brisk for this production.

Box office details available by going to https://attfieldtheatre.co.uk/box-office/


We are looking to source the following items for our upcoming production of The Ladykillers which will run from 3rd – 8th October 2016.

If anyone is able to help, please could they contact Debra Watson on 07792 898810.

  • Iron framed single bed
  • Old cooker (pre 1950s)
  • 2 violins in cases (don’t need to be playable)
  • Dome shaped bird cage
  • Old hat stand
  • Small round table and chairs