Open Evening

We’re back! After 18 months of closure due to the pandemic the Penrith Players is set to reopen with a bang. The start of the season will be launched with an open event for the public on Friday the 1st October.   The open event, which runs from 4pm, offers the...

Casting for A Christmas Carol

The casting for A Christmas Carol at Penrith Playhouse will take place on Thursday September 16 at 7.00. It is to be performed at the Playhouse from 8 – 11 December. Rehearsals will begin in the first week of November. John Davies, the director, has adapted...

An Introduction to Acting for Radio

Are you an Archers Addict?  Podcast Drama fan?  Considering producing your own audio play? As live theatre performances continue to be impossible for theatre groups many are considering online presentations or audio shows. This workshop is a creative tonic in these...

Little Theatre Guild Newsletter June 2021

The Little Theatre Guild, now known as the LTG, has been in existence since 1946 to represent the views of Amateur theatres across the UK.  Penrith Players has been a member of the LTG for a long time, and people may have seen the newsletters and year book in the bar...

Little Theatre Guild Newsletter March 2021

The Little Theatre Guild, now known as the LTG, has been in existence since 1946 to represent the views of Amateur theatres across the UK.  Penrith Players has been a member of the LTG for a long time, and people may have seen the newsletters and year book in the bar...

Penrith Players Presents – Institute Destitute Substitute

During lockdown the Players carried on meeting through Zoom and read a play every Tuesday. They decided to record some plays written by local writers and here’s the last play in the series, Institute Destitute Substitute by Brampton writer, Nigel Banks. The play,...