Panto – Oh No There Isn’t!

Regrettably, the Brackley Players are unable to perform our usual post-Christmas pantomime in 2020. (Yes! Booo, hisssss and other pantomime-themed noises of disapproval.) However, there is an alternative for those needing their panto fix. One of our members (Sam Munday-Webb) is involved in the production of Cinderella, which you can see at Egerton Hall in […]

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 […]

Tickets now on sale for Aladdin!

We are delighted to announce that tickets are now on sale for our 2019 pantomime, Aladdin! When will the shows take place? Shows will take place 7.30pm Thursday 7th February, 7.30pm Friday 8th February, 11am & 2.30pm Saturday 9th February at Magdalen College School, Waynflete Avenue, Brackley. How do you buy tickets? You can book […]

Wrapping up rehearsals for 2018

We had our last rehearsal of 2018 for Aladdin on Monday evening and our director has sent the cast away for their Christmas break (and to learn lines!) In the new year, the cast will be joined by dancers, musicians and a choreographer to shape their movements during the songs and provide smooth transitions into […]

Rehearsals for Aladdin going strong

It’s been two weeks since we started rehearsing for Aladdin and here’s a little behind the scenes round up of what we’ve been doing. Our cast, led by first-time director, Emma, have been going through Act One and Act Two of the panto, working on entrances and exits on stage. Fun fact – On stage, […]

Aladdin rehearsals start next week

Brackley Players present Aladdin as their 2019 pantomime! Written by Nigel Holmes and directed by Emma Wilberforce, Aladdin will be on at Magdalen College School, Brackley at 7.30pm Thursday 7th February, 7.30pm Friday 8th February and two performances on Saturday 9th February, 11am & 2.30pm. The society held auditions this week and successful cast everyone […]

Aladdin auditions – 5th November

Brackley Players will be performing Aladdin for their 2019 panto next February. Oh yes they will! If you are interested in getting involved either on stage or behind the scenes, we would be delighted to meet you at our auditions. These will take place on Monday 5th November, 7.30pm at the Community Room next to […]

Brackley Players panto auditions announced

The Brackley Players panto for 2019 will be Aladdin, directed by Emma Wilberforce. The performances will take place in February 2019, details to be announced in due course. The society has organised a date for read throughs and auditions, which are open to current and new members as well as anyone in the area who […]