Home | News | This Season | Next Season | Bookings | Auditions | Archive | History | Links | Trailers | Contact Us 

Archive


Plays

Variety shows have been excluded, along with any productions not performed by the theatre itself. Abbreviations: ad = adaptor, tr = translator, fr = from (a short story/novel by). 

Plays listed by season

Plays listed by author

Plays listed by title



All productions are by the Edward Alderton Theatre unless otherwise stated.

41 | 2016-2017

Blithe Spirit
A Christmas Carol
Miss Julie
Skellig
Bracken Moor
No Sex Please, We're British

40 | 2015-2016

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress
A Different Way Home
The Golden Age of Radio Comedy
Uncle Vanya
Lend Me a Tenor

39 | 2014-2015

Pygmalion
Terry and Gary in 'Dulci Jubilo'
Another Helping of Hancock's Hour and a Half (Special)
Antigone
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em
The Female of the Species

38 | 2013-2014

A Slice of Saturday Night
Hancock's Hour and a Half (Special)
The Weir
Up Pompeii
The Tempest
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way to the Theatre (Special)
Alice

37 | 2012-2013

Strippers
Equus
Snow Business: The Return of The Christmas Variety Show
Dangerous Corner
Good Things
The Hollow
Calendar Girls

36 | 2011-2012

Get Carter
Macbeth
Rossum's Universal Robots [RUR]
Loot
A Slice of Saturday Night

35 | 2010-2011

Seconds Out!
Absurd Person Singular
Blackadder II
New York Stories
And Then There Were None
The Revenger's Tragedy

34 | 2009-2010

The Importance of Being Earnest
Proof
A Tomb With a View
Youth Show (Lovel Youth Theatre)
Looking for Normal
The Maids
1940s Radio Revue
Bouncers

33 | 2008-2009

The Graduate
Classic Ghost Stories for Christmas
Spider's Web
Oedipus the King
Glengarry Glen Ross
It Ain't Half Hot Mum
My Brilliant EAT Career

32 | 2007-2008

There Goes The Bride
Christmas Variety Show
Wait Until Dark
Much Ado About Nothing
Justifying War
Abigail's Party

31 | 2006-2007

Brimstone and Treacle
Steel Magnolias
Extremities
Habeas Corpus
A Slice of Saturday Night (DJMJ)
Mrs Klein
Stepping Out

30 | 2005-2006

Witness for the Prosecution
The Gingerbread Lady
Three One-Act Plays
Keyboard Skills
Murder in the Cathedral
The Wiz
An Evening with Paul, Ross and Eleanor

29 | 2004-2005

The Crucible
Music Hall and Variety Show
When Did You Last See Your Trousers?
The Day After the Fair
The Steamie
Da
In The Good Ole Summertime

28 | 2003-2004

A Kiss on the Bottom
Entertaining Mr Sloane
An Evening of Flanders and Swann
Aladdin
Deathtrap
Relatively Speaking
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

27 | 2002-2003

The House of Frankenstein
Groping for Words
Of Mice and Men
Separation
Knuckle

26 | 2001-2002

A Letter From the General
Not About Heroes
Misery
Writer's Cramp
An Ideal Husband
Bouncers

25 | 2000-2001

Sand Castles
Adventures of Alice
Orphans
Shirley Valentine
The Ghost Train
Quartermaine's Terms

24 | 1999-2000

The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of Macbeth
Enigma - An Evening of Magic (Richard Mendham)
Blood Brothers
Entertainment for Christmas
Dead Guilty
The Accrington Pals
Family Planning
Olde Tyme Music Hall
Little Shop of Horrors

23 | 1998-1999

Lord Arthur Savile's Crime
Last Tango in...Bexleyheath (Inter-Theatre Once Act Play Festival)
Les Liaisons Dangereuses
A Passionate Woman
Someone Who'll Watch Over Me
Confusions

22 | 1997-1998

Killers
The Exorcism
Straight and Narrow
The Two of Us
Jack the Ripper
Last of the Red Hot Lovers

21 | 1996-1997

The Winslow Boy
Whale Music
Neville's Island
The Sunshine Boys
Too Long an Autumn (Inter-Theatre One Act Play Festival)
The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of A Christmas Carol

20 | 1995-1996

Murder by Misadventure
Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell
The Bathroom Door + Birdsong
The Killing of Sister George
My Mother Said I Never Should
Oh What a Lovely War
Henceforward

19 | 1994-1995

My Sister in this House
Harvey
The Anastasia File
The Unvarnished Truth
Pack of Lies
Number One

18 | 1993-1994

The Miser
I'll Be Back Before Midnight!
Visiting Hour
Albert + The Hunting of the Snark
Count Dracula
You Should See Us Now
Gosforth's Fête + Between Mouthfuls

17 | 1992-1993

Breaking the Code
A Christmas Carol
The Dock Brief
The Chalk Garden
Daisy Pulls It Off
Up 'n' Under
Same Time Next Year
Interior Designs

16 | 1991-1992

Do Not Disturb
The Sneeze
The Rape of the Belt
Sleuth
Blue Remembered Hills
The Old Country

15 | 1990-1991

Breaking the Silence
Coarse Acting 2
Arsenic and Old Lace
Dial M for Murder
The Rivals
Say Who You Are

14 | 1989-1990

Come on Jeeves
The Elephant Man
The Lion in Winter
The Scottish Play
The Children's Hour
Bedroom Farce

13 | 1988-1989

How the Other Half Loves
Duet for One
On the Razzle
Death of a Salesman
An Inspector Calls
The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery
An Evening of Nonsense

12 | 1987-1988

Outside Edge
A Man for All Seasons
Toad of Toad Hall
The Bear + The Real Inspector Hound
Impromptu Variety Entertainment
Agnes of God
The Importance of Being Earnest

11 | 1986-1987

The Case of the Oily Levantine or Whodunnit
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
Albert's Bridge
The Dining Room
The Lark
Relative Strangers
Cowardy Custard

10 | 1985-1986

Abigail's Party
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
The Dame of Sark
Whose Life is It Anyway?
Twelfth Night
Once a Catholic

9 | 1984-1985

Relatively Speaking
King Lear
The Day After The Fair
A Voyage Round My Father
Accidental Death of an Anarchist
A Day in the Death of Joe Egg

8 | 1983-1984

Under Milk Wood
Fings Ain't Wot They Used T'Be
The Diary of Anne Frank
Loot
The Devils
Otherwise Engaged

7 | 1982-1983

The Prisoner of Second Avenue
Murder in the Cathedral
Lysistrata
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
The Dumb Waiter
A Streetcar Named Desire
The Golden Pathway Annual
The Pilgrim + A Night on the Tiles (Dartford Youth Theatre)

6 | 1981-1982

The Coarse Acting Show
The Miracle Worker
Macbeth
A Touch of Spring
In Praise of Love
An Evening of Jazz

5 | 1980-1981

Temptation Sordid, or Virtue Rewarded
Habeas Corpus
The Insect Play
Plenty
All Things Bright and Beautiful
Round and Round the Garden
The Ghost Train (Erith Playhouse)

4 | 1979-1980

Equus (Woodlands Theatre Company)
Ring Round the Moon
Frost at Midnight
Days of Wine and Roses
The Bespoke Overcoat
Plaza Suite
Wait Until Dark
Come As You Are

3 | 1978-1979

Enter a Free Man
The Ruling Class
Kennedy's Children (Geoffrey Whitworth Theatre)
Ladies' Day
Arms and the Man
The Heiress
Othello

2 | 1977-1978

Two for the Seesaw (AVC)
The Odd Couple
The Bald Prima Donna + In Camera
Butterflies are Free
An Enemy of the People
Blithe Spirit
The Crucible

1 | 1976-1977

Oh What a Lovely War
Barefoot in the Park
Black Comedy + One Season's King
Bossenden
Alfie
The Rainmaker
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Summer of the Seventeenth Doll

Thanks to all who have contributed reviews, photographs and programmes, especially David Hampton, Tony Donnelly, Maureen Hardwen, Jean Franks and Peter Griffin.


Plays listed by author
Author Play Date
Albee, Edward Zoo Story 2011
Anderson, Jane Looking for Normal 2010
Anouilh, Jean The Lark 1987
  Number One (tr Michael Frayn) 1995
  Ring Round the Moon (tr Christopher Fry) 1979
Antrobus, John When Did You Last See Your Trousers? 2005
Aristophanes Ladies' Day 1979
  Lysistrata (tr Dudley Fitts) 1983
Ashman, Howard Little Shop of Horrors 2000
Auburn, David Proof 2009
Ayckbourn, Alan Absurd Person Singular 2010
  Bedroom Farce 1990
  Between Mouthfuls 1994
  Confusions 1999
  Gosforth's FÍte 1994
  Henceforward 1996
  How the Other Half Loves 1988
  Relatively Speaking 1984, 2004
  Round and Round the Garden 1981
Bagnold, Enid The Chalk Garden 1993
Barnes, Peter The Ruling Class 1978
Bennett, Alan Habeas Corpus 1980, 2006
  Lady of Letters 2006
  The Old Country 1992
  Soldiering On 2006
Bolt, Robert A Man For All Seasons 1987
Brown, William F The Wiz 2006
Bruce, Lesley Keyboard Skills 2006
Burrows, John The Golden Pathway Annual 1983
Byrne, John Writer's Cramp 2002
Campbell, Mark Classic Ghost Stories for Christmas (fr Charles Dickens, M R James) 2008
  Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (fr Raymond Allen) 2015
Capek, Josef  RUR (Rossum's Universal Robots) 2012
Capek, Josef & Karel The Insect Play 1980
Carroll, Lewis The Adventures of Alice 2000
  An Evening of Nonsense 1989
  Alice 2014
Chapman, John There Goes the Bride 2007
Chase, Mary Harvey 1994
Chekhov, Anton The Bear 1988
  The Sneeze 1991
Chiltern, Charles Oh What a Lovely War 1976, 1996
Chinn, Jimmie Interior Designs 1993
  Straight and Narrow 1998
  Too Long An Autumn 1997
Christie, Agatha And Then There Were None 2011
  Spider's Web 2009
  Witness for the Prosecution 2005
  The Hollow 2013
Clark, Brian Whose Life is it Anyway? 1986
Colley, Peter I'll Be Back Before Midnight 1993
Cooney, Ray There Goes the Bride 2007
Coward, NoŽl Blithe Spirit 1978
  Cowardy Custard 1987
Cowper, Trevor Relative Strangers 1987
Cox, Constance Lord Arthur Savile's Crime 1989
Croft, David It Ain't Half Hot Mum 2009
Curtis, Richard Blackadder II 2011
De Marne, Denis Jack the Ripper 1998
Deegan, Denise Daisy Pulls It Off 1993
Dickens, Charles A Christmas Carol (ad Carol La Roche) 1992
  Classic Ghost Stories for Christmas (ad Mark Campbell 2008
Douglas-Home, William The Dame of Sark 1986
Downing, Martin The House of Frankenstein! 2002
Eliot, T S Murder in the Cathedral 1982, 2006
Elton, Ben Blackadder II 2011
Firth, Tim Neville's Island 1997
  Calendar Girls 2013
Fo, Dario (tr Gavin Richards) Accidental Death of an Anarchist 1985
Frayn, Michael The Two of Us 1998
Frow, Gerald (fr NoŽl Coward) Cowardy Custard 1987
Galton, Ray When Did You Last See Your Trousers? 2005
  Hancock's Hour and a Half 2013
  Another Helping of Hancock's Hour and a Half 2015
Genet, Jean The Maids 2010
Gersha, Leonard Butterflies are Free 1978
Gibson, William The Miracle Worker 1981
  Two for the Seesaw 1977
Godber, John Bouncers 2002
  Up 'n' Under 1993
Goets, Ruth & Augustus The Heiress 1979
Goldman, James The Lion in Winter 1990
Goodrich, Francis The Diary of Anne Frank 1984
Gray, Simon Otherwise Engaged 1984
  Quartermaine's Terms 2001
Green, George McEwan One Season's King 1976
Green, Michael Coarse Acting 2 1990
  The Coarse Acting Show  1981
Gurney Jr, A R The Dining Room 1987
Hackett, Albert The Diary of Anne Frank 1984
Hall, Carol The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas 2004
Hall, Willis Say Who You Are 1991
  All Things Bright and Beautiful 1981
Hampton, Christopher Les Liaisons Dangereuses 1998
Harding, John The Golden Pathway Annual 1983
Hare, David Knuckle 2003
  Plenty 1981
Harling, Robert Steel Magnolias 2006
Harris, Richard Albert 1994
  Dead Guilty 2000
  Outside Edge 1987
  Stepping Out 2007
  Visiting Hour 1994
Harvey, Frank (fr Thomas Hardy) The Day After the Fair 1985, 2005
Heather Brothers A Slice of Saturday Night 2012, 2013
Hellman, Lillian The Children's Hour 1990
     
Holliday, Graham The Scottish Play 1990
Holloway, Jonathan Get Carter (fr Ted Lewis) 2011
Ibsen, Henric An Enemy of the People 1978
Ionesco, Eugene The Bald Prima Donna 1977
James, M R Classic Ghost Stories for Christmas (ad Mark Campbell) 2008
Jennings, Gertrude E The Bathroom Door 1995
Johnson, Terry The Graduate 2008
Keatley, Charlotte My Mother Said I Never Should 1996
Kempinski, Tom Duet for One 1988
  Separation 2003
Kesselman, Wendy My Sister in This House 1994
Kesselring, Joseph Arsenic and Old Lace 1991
Kessler, Lyle Orphans 2001
King, Larry L The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas 2004
Knott, Frederick Dial M for Murder 1991
  Wait Until Dark 1980, 2008
La Roche, Carol  The Adventures of Alice (fr Lewis Carroll) 2000
  A Christmas Carol (fr Charles Dickens) 1992
Larbey, Bob Sand Castles 2000
Lawler, Ray Summer of the Seventeenth Doll 1977
Leonard, Hugh Da 2005
Lear, Edward An Evening of Nonsense 1989
Leigh, Mike Abigail's Party 1985, 2008
Levin, Ira Deathtrap 2004
Levy, Benn W The Rape of the Belt 1992
Lockhead, Liz Good Things 2013
Long, Ian Terry and Gary in 'Dulci Jubilo' 2014
Mamet, David Glengarry Glen Ross 2009
Mankowitz, Wolf The Bespoke Overcoat 1980
Marcus, Frank The Killing of Sister George 1996
Masterson, Peter The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas 2004
Mastrosimone, William Extremities 2007
Mellor, Kay Passionate Woman, A 1999
Menken, Alan Little Shop of Horrors 2000
MacDonald, Stephen Not About Heroes 2001
McGillivray, David  Farndale Avenue...A Christmas Carol 1997
  Farndale Avenue...Macbeth 1999
  Farndale Avenue...Murder Mystery 1989
McGuinness, Frank Someone To Watch Over Me 1999
McLoughlin, Maurice A Letter From the General 2001
McPherson, Conor The Weir 2014
Middleton, Thomas The Revenger's Tragedy 2011
Miller, Arthur The Crucible 1978, 2004
  Death of a Salesman 1989
Miller, P J Days of Wine and Roses 1980
Milne, A A Toad of Toad Hall 1988
Minghella, Anthony Whale Music 1996
MoliŤre (tr John Wood) The Miser 1993
Moore, Simon Misery (fr Stephen King) 2002
Morley, John Aladdin 2004
Mortimer, John Come As You Are 1980
  The Dock Brief 1992
  A Voyage Round My Father 1985
Murray-Smith, Joanna The Female of the Species 2015
Nash, Richard The Rainmaker 1977
Naughton, Bill Alfie 1976
Nichols, Peter A Day in The Death of Joe Egg 1985
Norman, Frank Fings Ain't Wot They Used T'Be 1983
Norton-Taylor, Richard Justifying War 2008
Obey, Andre Frost at Midnight 1979
O'Malley, Mary Once a Catholic 1986
Orton, Joe Entertaining Mr Sloane 2003
  Loot 1984, 2012
Patrick, Robert Kennedy's Children 1978
Pember, Ron Jack the Ripper 1998
Pernak, Adam Killers 1997
Perry, Jimmy Hi-de-Hi! 2012
  It Ain't Half Hot Mum 2009
Pertwee, Michael Do Not Disturb 1991
Phelps, Winifred  Temptation Sordid, or Virtue Rewarded 1980
Pielmeier, John Agnes of God 1988
Pinter, Harold The Dumb Waiter 1983
Poliakoff, Stephen Breaking the Silence 1990
Pomerance, Bernard The Elephant Man 1989
Potter, Dennis Blue Remembered Hills 1992
  Brimstone and Treacle 2006
Priestley, J B An Inspector Calls 1989
  Dangerous Corner 2013
Rattigan, Terence In Praise of Love 1982
  The Winslow Boy 1996
Reeves, Pamela Soldiering On 2011
Ridley, Arnold The Ghost Train 1981, 2001
Robbins, Norman Tomb With a View, A 2010
Roper, Tony The Steamie 2005
Russell, Willy Blood Brothers (Studio Version) 1999
  Shirley Valentine 2001
Ryton, Royce The Unvarnished Truth 1995
Satre, Jean-Paul In Camera 1977
Saunders, James Birdsong 1995
Shaffer, Peter Black Comedy 1976
  Equus 2012
Shaffer, Anthony The Case of the Oily Levantine 1986
  Sleuth 1992
Shaw, [George] Bernard Arms and the Man 1979
  Pygmalion 2014
Simon, Neil Barefoot in the Park 1976
  The Gingerbread Lady 2005
  Last of the Red Hot Lovers 1998
  The Odd Couple 1977
  Plaza Suite 1980
  The Prisoner of Second Avenue 1982
  The Sunshine Boys 1997
Simpson, Alan Hancock's Hour and a Half 2013
  Another Helping of Hancock's Hour and a Half 2014
Shakespeare, William King Lear 1984
  Macbeth 1982, 2011 
  A Midsummer Night's Dream 1977
  Much Ado About Nothing 2008
  Othello 1979
  The Tempest 2014
  Twelfth Night 1986
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley The Rivals 1991
Slade, Bernard Same Time Next Year 1993
Smalls, Charlie The Wiz 2006
Sophocles Oedipus the King (tr Clive Madel) 2009
  Antigone (tr Don Taylor) 2015
Steinbeck, John Of Mice and Men 2003
Stoppard, Tom After Magritte 2006
  Albert's Bridge 1986
  Enter a Free Man 1978
  On the Razzle 1989
  The Real Inspector Hound 1988
  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead 1985
Strachan, Alan (fr NoŽl Coward) Cowardy Custard 1987
Taylor, Don Exorcism, The 1997
Taylor, Edward Murder by Misadventure 1995
Taylor, Samuel A Touch of Spring 1982
Terson, Peter Strippers 2012
Thomas, Dylan Under Milk Wood 1983
Tiller, Ted Count Dracula 1994
Tinniswood, Peter You Should See Us Now 1994
Townsend, Sue Groping for Words 2002
Toye, Wendy (fr NoŽl Coward) Cowardy Custard 1987
Tredinnick, Miles (fr Talbot Rothwell) Up Pompeii 2014
Tristram, David Last Tango in...Bexleyheath 1998
Vickery, Frank Family Planning 2000
  A Kiss on the Bottom 2003
Warner, Brian Bossenden 1976
Wasserman, Dale One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1983
Waterhouse, Keith All Things Bright and Beautiful 1981
  Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell 1995
  Say Who You Are 1991
Whelan, Peter The Accrington Pals 2000
Whitemore, Hugh Breaking the Code 1992
  Pack of Lies 1995
Whiting, John The Devils 1984
Wilde, Oscar An Ideal Husband 2002
  The Importance of Being Earnest 1988, 2009
Williams, Terry Seconds Out! 2010
Williams, Tennessee A Streetcar Named Desire 1983
Wodehouse, P G Come on Jeeves 1989
Wright, Nicholas Mrs Klein 2007
Zerlin Jr, Walter [see McGillivray, David]    
Zindel, Paul The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds 1986


Plays listed by title
Play Author Date
Abigail's Party Mike Leigh 1985, 2008
Absurd Person Singular Alan Ayckbourn 2010
Accidental Death of an Anarchist Dario Fo (tr Gavin Richards) 1985
Accrington Pals, The Peter Whelan 2000
Adventures of Alice, The Carol La Roche (fr Lewis Carroll) 2000
After Magritte Tom Stoppard 2006
Agnes of God John Pielmeier 1986
Albert Richard Harris 1994
Albert's Bridge Tom Stoppard 1986
Alice Charlotte Jacobs (fr Lewis Caroll) 2014
All Things Bright and Beautiful Keith Waterhouse & Willis Hall 1981
Aladdin John Morley 2004
Alfie Bill Naughton 1976
An Evening of Nonsense Lewis Carroll & Edward Lear 1989
An Ideal Husband Oscar Wilde 2002
An Inspector Calls J B Priestley 1989
Anastasia File, The Royce Ryton 1995
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie 2011
Antigone Sophocles 2015
Arms and the Man George Bernard Shaw 1979
Arsenic and Old Lace Joseph Kesselring 1991
Bald Prima Donna, The Eugene Ionesco 1977
Barefoot in the Park Neil Simon 1976
Bathroom Door, The Gertrude E Jennings 1995
Bear, The Anton Chekhov 1988
Bedroom Farce Alan Ayckbourn 1990
Bespoke Overcoat, The Wolf Mankowitz 1980
Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, The Larry L King, Peter Masterson & Carol Hall 2004
Between Mouthfuls Alan Ayckbourn 1994
Birdsong James Saunders 1995
Blackadder II Richard Curtis & Ben Elton 2011
Black Comedy Peter Schaffer 1976
Blithe Spirit NoŽl Coward 1978
Blood Brothers (Studio Version) Willy Russell 1999
Blue Remembered Hills  Dennis Potter 1992
Bossenden Brian Warner 1976
Bouncers John Godber 2002
Breaking the Code Hugh Whitemore 1992
Breaking the Silence Stephen Poliakoff 1990
Brimstone and Treacle Dennis Potter 2006
Butterflies are Free Leonard Gersha 1978
Calendar Girls Tim Firth 2013
Case of the Oily Levantine, The Anthony Shaffer 1986
Chalk Garden, The Enid Bagnold 1993
Children's Hour, The Lillian Hellman 1990
Christmas Carol, A Carol La Roche (fr Charles Dickens) 1992
Classic Ghost Stories for Christmas Mark Campbell (fr M R James & Charles Dickens) 2008
Coarse Acting 2 Michael Green 1990
Coarse Acting Show Michael Green 1981
Come As You Are John Mortimer 1980
Come On Jeeves P G Wodehouse 1989
Confusions Alan Ayckbourn 1999
Count Dracula Ted Tiller 1994
Cowardy Custard Gerard Frow, Alan Strachan & Wendy Toye (fr NoŽl Coward) 1987
Crucible, The Arthur Miller 1978, 2004
Da Hugh Leonard 2005
Daisy Pulls It Off Denise Deegan 1993
Dame of Sark, The William Douglas-Home 1986
Dangerous Corner J B Priestley 2013
Day After the Fair, The Frank Harvey (fr Thomas Hardy) 1985, 2005
Day in The Death of Joe Egg, A Peter Nichols 1985
Days of Wine and Roses P J Miller 1980
Dead Guilty Richard Harris 2000
Death of a Salesman Arthur Miller 1989
Deathtrap Ira Levin 2004
Devils, The John Whiting 1984
Dial M for Murder Frederick Knott 1991
Diary of Anne Frank, The Francis Goodrich & Albert Hackett 1984
Dick Whittington TBC 2013
Dining Room, The A R Gurney Jnr 1987
Do Not Disturb Michael Pertwee 1991
Dock Brief, The John Mortimer 1992
Dumb Waiter, The Harold Pinter 1983
Duet for One Tom Kempinski 1988
Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, The Paul Zindel 1986
Elephant Man, The Bernard Pomerance 1989
Enemy of the People, An Henric Ibsen 1978
Enter a Free Man Tom Stoppard 1978
Entertaining Mr Sloane Joe Orton 2003
Equus Peter Shaffer 2012
Exorcism, The Don Taylor 1997
Extremities William Mastrosimone 2007
Family Planning Frank Vickery 2000
Farndale Avenue...Christmas Carol David McGillivray & Walter Zerlin Jnr 1997
Farndale Avenue...Macbeth David McGillivray & Walter Zerlin Jnr 1999
Farndale Avenue...Murder Mystery David McGillivray & Walter Zerlin Jnr 1989
Female of the Species, The Joanna Murray-Smith 2015
Fings Ain't Wot They Used T'Be Frank Norman & Lionel Bart 1983
Frost at Midnight Andre Obey 1979
Get Carter Jonathan Holloway (fr Ted Lewis) 2011
Ghost Train, The Arnold Ridley 1981, 2001
Gingerbread Lady, The Neil Simon 2005
Glengarry Glen Ross David Mamet 2009
Golden Pathway Annual, The John Harding & John Burrows 1983
Good Things Liz Lochhead 2013
Gosforth's FÍte Alan Ayckbourn 1994
Graduate, The Terry Johnson 2008
Groping for Words Sue Townsend 2002
Habeas Corpus Alan Bennett 1980, 2006
Hancock's Hour and a Half Ray Galton & Alan Simpson 2013
Harvey Mary Chase 1994
Heiress, The Ruth & Augustus Goets 1979
Henceforward Alan Ayckbourn 1996
Hollow, The Agatha Christie 2013
House of Frankenstein, The Marcus Downing 2002
How the Other Half Loves Alan Ayckbourn 1988
Hunting of the Snark, The Lewis Carroll 1994
I'll Be Back Before Midnight Peter Colley 1993
Importance of Being Earnest, The Oscar Wilde 1988, 2009
In Camera Jean-Paul Satre 1977
In Praise of Love Terence Rattigan 1982
Insect Play, The Josef & Karel Capek 1980
Interior Designs Jimmie Chinn 1993
Jack the Ripper Ron Pember & Denis De Marne 1998
Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell Keith Waterhouse 1995
Justifying War Richard Norton-Taylor 2008
Keyboard Skills Lesley Bruce 2006
Killers Adam Pernak 1997
Killing of Sister George, The Frank Marcus 1996
King Lear William Shakespeare 1984
Kiss on the Bottom, A Frank Vickery 2003
Knuckle David Hare 2003
Ladies' Day Aristophanes 1979
Lady of Letters Alan Bennett 2006
Last of the Red Hot Lovers Neil Simon 1998
Last Tango in...Bexleyheath David Tristram 1998
Les Liaisons Dangereuses Christopher Hampton 1998
Letter From the General, A Maurice McLoughlin 2001
Little Shop of Horrors Howard Ashman & Alan Menken 2000
Lion in Winter, The James Goldman 1990
Looking for Normal Jane Anderson 2010
Loot Joe Orton 1984, 2012
Lord Arthur Savile's Crime Constance Cox  1998
Lysistrata Aristophanes (tr Dudley Fitts) 1983
Macbeth William Shakespeare 1982, 2011
Maids, The Jean Genet 2010
Man for All Seasons, A Robert Bolt 1987
Midsummer Night's Dream, A William Shakespeare 1977
Miracle Worker, The William Gibson 1981
Miser, The MoliŤre (tr John Wood) 1993
Misery Simon Moore (fr Stephen King) 2002
Mrs Klein Nicholas Wright 2007
Much Ado About Nothing William Shakespeare 2008
Murder by Misadventure Edward Taylor 1995
Murder in the Cathedral T S Eliot 1982, 2006
My Sister in This House Wendy Kesselman 1994
My Mother Said I Never Should Charlotte Keatley 1996
Neville's Island Tim Firth 1997
Not About Heroes Stephen MacDonald 2001
Number One Jean Anouilh (tr Michael Frayn) 1995
Odd Couple, The Neil Simon 1977
Oedipus the King Sophocles (tr Clive Madel) 2009
Oh What a Lovely War Charles Chilton 1976, 1996
Of Mice and Men John Steinbeck 2003
Old Country, The Alan Bennett 1992
On the Razzle Tom Stoppard 1989
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Dale Wasserman 1983
One Season's King George McEwan Green 1976
Once a Catholic Mary O'Malley 1986
Orphans Lyle Kessler 2001
Othello William Shakespeare 1979
Otherwise Engaged Simon Gray 1984
Outside Edge Richard Harris 1987
Pack of Lies Hugh Whitemore 1995
Passionate Woman, A Kay Mellor 1999
Plaza Suite Neil Simon 1980
Plenty David Hare 1981
Prisoner of Second Avenue, The Neil Simon 1982
Proof David Auburn 2009
Pygmalion Bernard Shaw 2014
Quartermaine's Terms Simon Gray 2001
Rape of the Belt, The Benn W Levy 1992
Real Inspector Hound, The Tom Stoppard 1988
Relative Strangers Trevor Cowper 1987
Relatively Speaking Alan Ayckbourn 1984, 2004
Revenger's Tragedy, The Thomas Middleton 2011
Ring Round the Moon Jean Anouilh (tr Christopher Fry) 1979
Rivals, The Richard Brinsley Sheridan 1991
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead Tom Stoppard 1985
Round and Round the Garden Alan Ayckbourn 1981
Ruling Class, The Peter Barnes 1978
RUR (Rossum's Universal Robots) Capek, Josef  2012
Same Time Next Year Bernard Slade 1993
Sand Castles Bob Larbey 2000
Say Who You Are Keith Waterhouse & Willis Hall 1991
Scottish Play, The Graham Holliday 1990
Separation Tom Kempinski 2003
Seconds Out! Terry Williams 2010
Shirley Valentine Willy Russell 2001
Slice of Saturday Night, A The Heather Brothers 2012, 2013
Sleuth Anthony Shaffer 1992
Sneeze, The Anton Chekhov (tr Michael Frayn) 1991
Soldiering On Alan Bennett 2006
Soldiering On Pamela Reeves 2010
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em Mark Campbell (fr Raymond Allen) 2015
Someone Who'll Watch Over Me Frank McGuinness 1999
Spider's Web Agatha Christie 2009
Steamie, The Tony Roper 2005
Steel Magnolias Robert Harling 2006
Stepping Out Richard Harris 2007
Straight and Narrow Jimmie Chinn 1998
Streetcar Names Desire, A Tennessee Williams 1983
Strippers Peter Terson 2012
Summer of the Seventeenth Doll Ray Lawler 1977
Sunshine Boys, The Neil Simon 1997
Tempest, The William Shakespeare 2014
Temptation Sordid, or Virtue Rewarded Winifred Phelps 1980
Terry and Gary in 'Dulci Jubilo' Ian Long 2014
There Goes the Bride Ray Cooney & John Chapman 2007
Toad of Toad Hall A A Milne 1988
Tomb With a View, A Norman Robbins 2010
Too Long an Autumn Jimmie Chinn 1997
Touch of Spring, A Samuel Taylor 1982
Twelfth Night William Shakespeare 1986
Two for the Seesaw William Gibson 1977
Two of Us, The Michael Frayn 1998
Under Milkwood Dylan Thomas 1983
Unvarnished Truth, The Royce Ryton 1995
Up 'n' Under John Godber 1993
Up Pompeii Miles Tredinnick 2014
Visiting Hours Richard Harris 1994
Voyage Round My Father, A John Mortimer 1985
Wait Until Dark Frederick Knott 1980, 2008
Weir, The Conor McPherson 2014
Whale Music Anthony Minghella 1996
When Did You Last See Your Trousers? Ray Galton & John Antrobus 2005
Whose Life is it Anyway? Brian Clark 1986
Winslow Boy, The Terence Rattigan 1996
Witness for the Prosecution Agatha Christie 2005
Wiz, The Charlie Smalls & William F Brown 2006
Writer's Cramp John Byrne 2002
You Should See Us Now Peter Tinniswood 1994
Zoo Story Edward Albee 2011


The Edward Alderton Theatre is a non-professional performance venue in Bexleyheath, Kent, founded in 1976. It has a raked auditorium seating 74, a proscenium stage, a fully licensed bar, a deaf loop, toilets and free onsite parking. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on the premises. Performances commence at 8pm. Social evenings are held every Wednesday from 9pm, except during show weeks. Non-members welcome.





This Season

Love from a Stranger
by Frank Vosper

21 - 28 October 2017

 

Allo Allo
by Jeremy Lloyd & David Croft

9 - 16 December 2017

 

Rattle of a Simple Man
by Charles Dyer

10 - 17 February 2018

 

Whose Life Is It Anyway
by Brian Clark

7 - 14 April 2018

 

Time and the Conways
by J. B. Priestley

26 May - 2 June 2018

 

You're A God Man, Charlie Brown
by Charles M. Shulz

21 - 28 July 2018