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One Act Play Festival Success

A night of triumph for Harborough Theatre as Claire Bower and Alison Kennerdell won the East Midlands Final of the All England Theatre Festival competition on Sunday 9th April and qualified ‘Two Sisters’ for...

Success at One Act Play Festival

Viv Window, our president, went along to The Leicestershire and Rutland One Act Play Festival and is pleased to report the following “I went to the Leicestershire and Rutland one act play festival and saw...

Mark Bodicoat Interviewed on Local Radio

Director of Market Harborough Drama Society’s next production “Bouncers” went on to local radio station Harborough FM to talk about the show recently. Presenter and member Owen Brooks spoke to Mark about Bouncers in...

Seasons Greetings – a complete sell out

The theatre are really pleased that their forthcoming production Season’s Greeting is a complete sell out. Even tickets issued for an additional performance on Monday 16th January flew off the shelves within a couple...

The Season So Far

The Society’s 2016/17 season began with Agatha Christie’s Go Back For Murder, a relatively recent adaption based on the best-selling UK author’s Five Little Pigs. It was directed by Mike Allen whose last production...

Seasons of Change

As outgoing Chairman and now Drama Officer, John Foreman took a few minutes out to summarise how he felt about the Theatre’s 2015/16 season and what his view of next season is shaping up...

A Message from our Chairman

I am pleased to unveil Harborough Theatre’s exciting new programme for the 2016-2017 season. On stage we have a wonderful mix of favourite authors  – Agatha Christie, Alan Ayckbourn, John Godber and Oscar Wilde....

Wins at East Midlands Drama Awards.

Congratulations to members of our drama society who scooped awards at the NANDA ceremony chosen from 24 plays.  (These are drama awards for companies in the East Midlands.)  – Pat Johnson Award for Producer...

A Win for Housewarming

The MHDS entry for the All England One Act Play Festival, The Housewarming by Arthur Adlrich, has won the quarter finals. On 2nd April in Nuneaton, after enthusiastic comments from the adjudicator, the actors...