Welcome to the Lockdown Playhouse!

During lockdown, our very own Lynn Cowley wrote and directed a series of six short plays on the theme of “A Fresh Start”, and these were aired on the Alan and Tracy show at Brackley Community Radio! In case you missed them, you can listen to them here in their entirety! The Plays … Play […]

Show week for Gaslight and radio interview

This week has been an exciting one so far for the cast of our Spring play, Gaslight! Two cast members, Alice Adams and Bethan Workman, spoke on The Bernie Keith Show on BBC Radio Northampton on 28th May all about the play and their involvement. Listen again (2 hours 22 minutes in): https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p079qft6 Opening night for […]

8 weeks until opening night!

There are now just 8 weeks to go until opening night of our Spring play, Gaslight. This classic Victorian thriller is sure to have you on the edge of your seats! Our director, Jim Howson, has been working hard with the cast as they start to really live their parts and understand the text.

It’s panto show week!

The beginning of February meant just one thing to members of Brackley Players – it’s show week for Aladdin! The cast and crew have been working extremely hard to pull together an amazing show for you this week. Today we were busy building our set for the show. Making our cave and painting various items […]

3 weeks to go until opening night of Aladdin!

We’re very excited that it’s just 3 weeks to go until opening night of our pantomime Aladdin! The cast are working very hard to bring you an all-singing, all-dancing fun-filled show suitable for all the family. We’ve been working alongside local dance school, Starlight Studio, and have the musical direction of Drew Cowburn to bring […]

Plenty of laughs at Little Panto of Horrors

Last week, our amazing cast put on 3 productions of Little Panto of Horrors. Filled with dancing, singing, laughing, joking, fighting and…man-eating plants, this pantomime delivered everything you could need for a night’s entertainment! Director Stuart Dawe said, “I always enjoy the pantomime as it brings together the whole community. The cast did really well […]