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, originally written for the stage and now adapted for radio, is set in […]

By |September 6th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Penrith Players Presents – The Village Weirdo

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 fourth of our recordings, written by Hannah Sowerby, who was a Players’ junior and has acted with us.  She was also part of the group which has […]

By |September 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Penrith Players Presents – The Drop

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 third of our recordings, written by Radio Cumbria producer, Tara Vallente.  The Playhouse may be shut but we are still here.

The play deals with a food bank […]

By |August 25th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Penrith Players Presents – Strangers in Paradise

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 second of our recordings, written by an old friend of Penrith Players, Kevan France. He has written a couple of plays the Players have performed. It is […]

By |August 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Penrith Players Presents – Number 47 Bus

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 this is the first of the results. They were recorded by Jordan Summers of i5 Events and were supported by Create to Connect. One a week will be released […]

By |August 5th, 2020|News|0 Comments