Past Productions

In previous years the following plays have been presented by the Company in The Little Theatre, Balfour Street, Hertford. This list is in reverse chronological order with the most recent productions listed first.

2016-17 Season

The Veil by Conor McPherson  more...
Daisy Pulls It Off by Denise Degan  more...
The Man Who Shot Liuberty Valance by Jethro Compton  more...
Life x3 by Yasmina Reza  more...

2015-16 Season

Boeing Boeing by Marc Camoletti  more...
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen  more...
The Pitmen Painters by Lee Hall  more...
Tis Pity She's A Whore by John Ford  more...
The Sociable Plover by Tim Whitnall  more...

2014-15 Season

Entertaining Angels by Richard Everett  more...
Witness For The Prosecution by Agatha Christie  more...
Making History by Brian Friel  more...
The 39 Steps by Patrick Barlow  more...
Hamlet by William Shakespeare  more...

2013-14 Season

Mary Shelley by Helen Edmundson  more...
Anne Boleyn by Howard Brenton  more...
Thin Ice by Jonathan Young  more...
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens  more...
Three Tall Women by Edward Albee  more...

2012-13 Season

The Rubenstein Kiss by James Phillips  more...
Amy's View by David Hare  more...
Bouncers & Shakers by John Godber & Jane Thornton  more...
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson  more...
The Walworth Farce by Enda Walsh  more...
Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward  more...

2011-12 Season

Don Juan by Moliere  more...
A Few Good Men by Aaron Sorkin  more...
Can't Pay Won't Pay by Dario Fo  more...
The Killing Of Sister George by Frank Marcus  more...
Woman In Mind by Alan Ayckbourn  more...

2010-11 Season

Year Of The Rat by Roy Smiles  more...
Moonlight And Magnolias by Ron Hutchinson  more...
Some Kind Of Bliss by Samuel Adamson  more...
The Last Obit by Peter Tinniswood  more...
The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
The Herbal Bed by Peter Whelan  more...
Messiah On The Frigidaire by John Culbertson  more...

2009-10 Season

Damages by Stephen Thompson  more...
Art by Yasmini Reza  more...
Mammals by Amelia Bullmore  more...
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Macbeth by William Shakespeare  more...
Good Things by Liz Lochhead  more...

2008-9 Season

Tom And Viv by Michael Hastings  more...
An Experiment With An Air Pump by Shelagh Stephenson  more...
The House of Bernada Alba by Federico Garcia Lorca  more...
The Odd Couple by Neil Simon  more...
Life Of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht  more...

2007-8 Season

April In Paris by John Godber  more...
Gagarin Way by Gregory Burke  more...
Humble Boy by Charlotte Jones  more...
Incorruptible by Michael Hollinger  more...
Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stoppard  more...
New England by Richard Nelson  more...

2006-7 Season

The Importance Of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde  more...
What The Night Is For by Michael Weller  more...
Caught In The Net by Ray Cooney  more...
Strangers On A Train by Craig Warner  more...
A Lovely Sunday For Creve Coeur by Tennessee Williams  more...
Journey's End by R.C.Sheriff  more...

2005-6 Season

God Only Knows by Hugh Whitemore  more...
Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde by Moises Kaufman  more...
A Day In The Death Of Joe Egg by Peter Nichols  more...
Sleuth by Anthonu Shaffer  more...
The Lady From The Sea by Henrik Ibsen translated by Pam Gems  more...
The Government Inspector by Nikolai Gogol translated by Adrian Mitchell  more...

2004-5 Season

As You Like It by William Shakespeare    more...
Proof by David Auburn    more...
Death and The Maiden by Ariel Dorfman    more...
The School Of Night by Peter Whelan    more...
Female Transport by Steve Gooch    more...
Copenhagen by Michael Frayn   more...

2003-4 Season

The Mysterious Mr.Love by Karoline Leach   more...
In Flame by Charlotte Jones   more...
Funny Money by Ray Cooney   more...
The Rainmaker by Richard Nash   more...

2002/3 Season

Are You Sitting Comfortably by Karen Janes
Theft by Eric Chappell   more...
Peggy For You by Alan Plater   more...
Dealer's Choice by Patrick Marber   more...
Terra Nova by Ted Tally   more...
Sidelines by Kate Futcher   more...

2001/2 Season

Death Of A Salesman by Arthur Miller   more...
The Memory Of Water by Shelagh Stephenson   more...
Florence Nightingale by John Bowen   more...
I Thought I Heard A Rustling by Alan Plater   more...
The Sea by Edward Bond   more...

2000/1 Season

Our Song by Keith Waterhouse   more...
The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband by Debbie Isitt   more...
Death by Woody Allen
Katherine Howard by William Nicholson   more...
The Trial Of God by Elie Wiesal   more...

1999/2000 Season

She Stoops To Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith   more...
The Steward Of Christendom by Sebastian Barry   more...
Epsom Downs by Howerd Brenton   more...
Oh What A Lovely War by Joan Littlewood & Theatre Workshop   more...
The Reluctant Debutante by William Douglas-Home   more...

1998/9 Season

Don't Dress For Dinner by Marc Camoletti, adapted by Robin Hawdon   more...
Once In A While The Odd Thing Happens by Paul Godfrey   more...
Map Of The Heart by William Nicholson   more...
Sweet Sorrow by Alan Plater   more...
All My Sons by Arthur Miller   more...

1997/8 Season

Cider With Rosie by James Roose-Evans   more...
The Anastasia File by Royce Ryton   more...
Quartermaine's Terms by Simon Gray   more...
The Cemetary Club by Ivan Menchell   more...
Twelfth Night by William Shakespere   more...

1996/7 Season

The Rivals by John Brinsley Sheridan   more...
My Mother Said I Never Should by Charlotte Keatley   more...
Old World by Alexei Arbuzov   more...
Blue Remembered Hills by Dennis Potter   more...
On Approval by William Lonsdale   more...

1995/6 Season

Separate Tables by Terence Rattigan   more...
Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell by Keith Waterhouse   more...
Dancing At Lughnasa by Brian Friel   more...
Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas   more...
Separation by Tom Kemplinski   more...

1994/5 Season

Toys Of War by The CoPs Youth Group
A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespere   more...
Les Liasons Dangereuses by Christopher Hampton   more...
Not About Heroes by Stephen MacDonald   more...
Adam Bede by Geoffrey Beevers   more...
California Suite by Neil Simon   more...

1993/4 Season

Entertaining Mr.Sloane by Joe Orton   more...
The Dresser by Ronald Harwood   more...
Two by Jim Cartwright   more...
The Canterbury Tales adapted by Jeremy Secker   more...
The Lion In Winter by James Goldman   more...
Shadowlands by William Nicholson   more...

1992/3 Season

Laundry And Bourbon by James McLure
The Real Inspector Hound by Tom Stoppard
My Sister In This House by Wendy Kesselman
One For The Road by Willy Russell
Five Finger Exercise by Peter Shaffer

1991/2 Season

Breaking The Code by Hugh Whitemore
Playboy Of The Western World by JM Synge   more...
Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling   more...
Beyond Reasonable Doubt by Jeffrey Archer
Teechers by John Godber

1990/1 Season

Fen by Caryl Churchill
A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
Table Manners by Alan Ayckbourn
Swan Song by Anton Chekhov
The Browning Version by Terance Rattigan
This Happy Breed by Noel Coward

1989/90 Season

Agnes Of God by John Pielmeier
A Month Of Sundays by Bob Larbey   more...
Therese Raquin by Leslie Sands
The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter
Stepping Out by Richard Harris   more...

1988/9 Season

Shut Your Eyes And Think Of England by John Chapman and Anthony Marriott   more...
The Aspern Papers by Michael Redgrave
The Noble Spaniard by Somerset Maughan   more...
Children Of A Lesser God by Mark Medoff
When We Are Married by J.B.Preistley

1987/8 Season

I Ought To Be In Pictures by Neil Simon
Thunder by Richard Crane   more...
Candida by Bernard Shaw
Duet For Two Hands by Hary Hayley Bell
The Entertainer by John Osbourne

1986/7 Season

Ten Times Table by Alan Ayckbourn
Hay Fever by Noel Coward
Pack Of Lies by Hugh Whitemore   more...
The Master Builder by Henrik Ibsen
Stevie by Hugh Whitemore

1985/6 Season

Habeas Corpus by Alan Bennett
The Cocktail Party by T.S.Eliot   more...
The Lights Are Warm And Coloured by William Norfolk
Just Between Ourselves by Alan Ayckborn
Barefoot In The Park by Neil Simon   more...

1984/5 Season

84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff   more...
Sailor Beware by Philip King and Falkland Cary
Absurd Person Singular by Alan Ayckbourn
The Wrong Side Of The Park by John Mortimer   more...
Educating Rita by Willy Russell

1983/4 Season

Lord Arthur Saville's Crime by Constance Cox
Outside Edge by Richard Harris
Born In The Gardens by Petr Nicholls
The Old Country by Alan Bennett
Arms And The Man by Shaw

1982/3

A Phoenix Too Frequent by Christopher Fry
Alphabetical Order by Michael Frayn   more...
There Goes The Bride by Ray Cooney and John Chapman   more...
The Exorcism by Don Taylor   more...
The Love Of Four Colonels by Peter Ustinov   more...

1981/2

In Praise Of Love by Terence Rattigan
Waltz Of The Toreadors by Jean Anouil
See How They Run by Philip King   more...
Abigail's Party by Mike Leigh
Who Saw Him Die by Tudor Gates

1980/1

A Tomb With A View by Norman Robbins
The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov   more...
Enter A Free Man by Tom Stoppard   more...
The Day After The Fair by Frank Harvey

1979/80


The Murder of Maria Marten by Brian J.Burton
The Red Barn
Gaslight by Patrick Hamilton   more...
Ninotchka by Melchoir Lengyel
Waters Of The Moon by N.C.Hunter

1978/9

The Sunshine Boys by Neil Simon   more...
The Heiress by Ruth and Augustus Goetz   more...
Round and Round The Garden by Alan Ayckbourn
I Have Been Here Before by J.B.Preistley

1977/8

Squat Betty by Keith Waterhouse
The Sponge Room by Keith Waterhouse   more...
Granite by Clemence Dane   more...
The Philanthropist by Christopher Hampton   more...

1976/7


And A Little Love Besides by Alan Plater
Thark by Ben Travers   more...
Lady Audley's Secret by Miss Braddon   more...

1975/6

You Never Can Tell by Bernard Shaw
The Gazebo by Alec Coppel
The Night Of The Iguana by Tennessee Williams
The House On The Cliff by George Batson   more...

1974/5

The Late Edwina Black by William Dinner
The Confidential Clerk by T.S.Eliot   more...
The Happy Apple by Jack Pulman   more...
The Innocents by William Archibald   more...

1973/4

An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde   more...
The Middle Watch by Ian Hay and Stephen King Hall
Shop At Sly Corner by Edward Percy   more...
Mrs.Gaskell's Cranford   more...
The Irregular Verb To Love by Hugh and Margaret Williams   more...

1972/3

Epitaph For George Dylan by John Osborne and Anthony Creighton   more...
Harvey by Mary Chase
Romeo And Jeannette by Jean Anhouil
The First Night of Pygmalion by Richard Huggett   more...

1971

The Judge by John Mortimer
Black Comedy by Peter Schafer
The Happy Journey by Thornton Wilder
The Bride and The Bachelor by Ronald Miller

1970

The Anniversary by Bill MacIlwraith
The Dumb Wife Of Cheapside by David Campton
A Month In The Country by Ivan Turgenev

1969

Tilly Of Bloomsbury by Ian Hay   more...
A Civil Marriage by Robert Tanitch

1968

Puss In Boots by Nicholas Stuart Gray (with Ware Dramatic Society)
Hearts and Humours by R.J.Boswell
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespere   more...

1967

The Fire Raisers by Max Frisch

1966

My Three Angels by Sam & Bella Spewack
Relative Values by Noel Coward

1965

Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen
Invitation To A March by Arthur Laurents

1964

The Walrus & The Carpenter by R.J.Boswell
I Am A Camera by John Van Druten

1963

A Ladder For Lucy by Delsie Darke
Intimate Relations by Jean Cocteau   more...
Still Waters by Delsie Darke
Bell, Book and Candle by John Van Druten   more...

1962

The Little Red Tree by Glyn Griffths
The Form
Collect Your Hand Baggage by John Mortimer   more...