Project Description

In reverse order from most recent to the oldest.

No Show / Location Author Director Date Venue
81 Vagina Monologues Eve Ensler Elizabeth Ross Feb 2020 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
80 Barbecue Daryl Peebles Tereska Hart & Diana Gogulski Jan/Feb 2020 Redland Museum
79 Writer’s Block Kellie Silver Shane Webb  Oct/Nov 2019 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
78 My Husband’s Nuts Devon Williamson Mark Harrison Jul/Aug 2019 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
77 The One Day of The Year Alan Seymour Jan Nary April/May 2019 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
76 Christmas Day Claire Hayworth Debbie Spearritt Jan/February 2019 Redland Museum, Cleveland
75 Drinking Habits Tom Smith Debbie Spearritt Oct-18 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
74 Love Letters A.R Gurney Chad Sherrin Jan-18 Redland Museum, Cleveland
73 Summer of the Seventeenth Doll Ray Lawler Ray Noonan Nov-17 Hilliard State School, Alexander Hills
72 The Odd Couple – Female Version Neil Simon Debbie Spearritt Jun-17 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
71 Australia Day Jonathan Biggins Ray Noonan January / February Redland Museum / Magda’s
70 It’s Only Murder Sam Bobrick Mark Harrison Nov-16 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
69 A Night Out with MTG Mar-16 Birkdale School of Arts Hall / DramaFest
A Family Affair Christopher Owen Debbie Spearritt
Happy Birthday Mum Helen Wyngard Ray Noonan
Monologues Various Jan Nary
68 Uncle Jack Judith Prior Chad Sherrin Mar-16 Redland Museum / Birkdale / Magda’s
‘Mates Theatre Society’ Merged with ‘Theatre Genesis’ to become ‘MATES Theatre Genesis’ in 2016
67 MATES On Broadway: Christmas Edition n/a Mel Rhodes Nov-15 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
66 MATES’ Christmas Concert n/a Shane Webb Dec-14 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
65 Where There’s A Will There’s A Relative Roger Karshner Elise O’Brien Nov-14 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
64 Death by Golf Gregg Kreutz DJ Cronin May-14 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
63 Thriller of the Year Glynn Jones Elise O’Brien Nov-13 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
62 Shades of MATES 4 Dan Totheroe Ray Noonan Jul-13 Birkdale School of Arts HallDramaFest (The Great Dark)
The Great Dark
Radio Redlands n/a Mark Harrison
Music for the Masses n/a Marine Went &
Donna Magrath
61 A Kick in the Baubles Gordon Steel Craig Smith Nov-12 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
60 Shades of MATES 3 Anna Bennetts Marnie Went Jul-12 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
Apart
Golf, Marriage and Other Murderous Matters Debra Chalmers Craig Smith
Music for the Masses n/a Marnie Went
59 COSI Louis Nowra Gareth Kent Apr-12 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
58 MATES On Broadway 2 n/a Mel Rhodes Feb-12 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
57 Mother Goose Ron Hall Mel Rhodes Nov-11 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
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56 Wizard of Oz Mel Rhodes Jul-11 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
55 Secret Bridesmaid’s Business Elizabeth Coleman Marnie Went Apr-11 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
54 MATES On Broadway n/a Mel Rhodes Feb-11 RPAC
53 Jest Call Me Cowboy Judith Prior Shane Webb October – November 2010 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
52 Shades of MATES 2 June – July 2010 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
Be Prepared Ian Austin Mark Harrison
Split Ends Frank Vickery Gary Annable
Big Songs n/a Marnie Went
51 Move Over, Mrs Markham Ray Cooney &
John Chapman
Adelle Givney April – May 2010 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
50 Jest At The West Judith Prior Marnie Went October – November 2009 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
49 Shades of MATES Jun-09 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
The Eulogy John Cundill Ray Noonan
The Ladybirds Tony Layton Mark Harrison
Big Songs – Big Movies n/a Marnie Went
48 Strictly Murder Brian Clemens Mark Harrison April – May 2009 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
47 Mystery on the Orient Express Maverick Musicals Victoria Nicholson October – November 2008 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
46 A Mid Life Crisis Margaret Daikin Ray Noonan Apr-08 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
45 Uncle Jack Judith Prior Victoria Nicholson October – November 2007 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
44 Noises Off Michael Frayn Liz Quinn April – May 2007 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
43 Steel Magnolias Robert Harling Grahame Brown October – November 2006 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
42 There Goes The Bride Ray Cooney and John Chapman Ray Noonan May – June 2006 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
41 The Odd Couple – the female version Neil Simon Craig Smith Nov-05 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
40 Ghostwriter David Tristram Marnie Went Jun-05 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
39 Relatively Speaking Alan Ayckborn Di Gillies and Pat Brown Apr-05 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
38 Wait Until Dark Frederick Knott Ray Noonan Jun-04 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
37 When The Cat’s Away Johnnie Mortimer and Brian Cook Di Gillies and Ray Noonan March – April 2004 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
36 Ma Baker’s Tonic Mary McMahon Victoria Nicholson Nov-03 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
35 Rumours Neil Simon Shirley Hamiliton Jul-03 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
34 The Cemetery Club Ivan Menchell Craig Smith March – April 2003 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
33 Harem Scarem Maverick Musicals Victoria Nicholson Nov-02 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
32 Butterflies Are Free Leonard Gershe Shirley Hamiliton July – August 2002 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
31 In For The Kill Derek Benfield Di Gillies Apr-02 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
30 Lost At The Front Victoria Nicholson & Gina Eastes Victoria Nicholson & Gina Eastes Nov-01 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
29 Look Who’s Talking Derek Benfield Di Gillies Jun-01 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
28 The Stardust Room Marnie Went Marnie Went Nov-00 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
27 The Murder Room Jack Sharkey Victoria Nicholson Apr-00 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
26 Keeping Down With The Jones John Chapman & Jeremy Lloyd Gary Annable Novermber 1999 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
25 The Gingerbread Lady Neil Simon Di Gillies Apr-99 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
24 MATES In Cabaret n/a Pat Brown Isa Annable Nov-98 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
23 Wild Goose Chase Dertek Benfield Lyn Rowland Jul-98 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
22 The Anniversary Bill Macilwrath Pat Brown Apr-98 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
21 Full Circle – Silver Wedding / Countdown / Resting Place Di Gillies Nov-97 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
20 Flying Feathers Derek Benfield Jul-97 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
19 The Odd Couple – the female version Neil Simon Grahame Brown Apr-97 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
18 Flashback n/a Grahame & Pat Brown Nov-96 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
17 Mirth & Melodies – Room 22 & Be Prepared Pamela McManus / Ian Austin Mim Deegan / Tim Kethel Jul-96 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
16 Tomb With A View Norman Robbins Marnie Brown Mar-96 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
15 Hit It Blossom n/a Robert Storrie Nov-95 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
14 Sailing South Judith Prior Ray Fellows Jul-95 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
13 Fish Out Of Water Derek Benfield May-95 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
12 Lost At The Front Victoria Nicholson & Gina Eastes Victoria Nicholson & Gina Eastes Nov-94 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
11 They Came From Mars David McGillivray & Walter Zerlin Jr Victoria Nicholson May-94 Birkdale School of Arts Hall
10 Broadway to Hollywood n/a Grahame & Pat Brown Nov-93 RPAC
9 Bone Chiller Monk Ferris Jeanette Woodward Jun-93 RPAC
8 Mirth & Mayhem Mar-93 RPAC
7 Musical Extravaganza Lyn Rowland Lyn Rowland Nov-92 CWA Hall Cleveland
6 Play On Rick Abbott Jul-92 CWA Hall Cleveland
5 The Devil Made Me Do It Feb-92 CWA Hall Cleveland
4 Room 22 & Remains To Be Seen Oct-91 CWA Hall Cleveland
3 Timewarp n/a Jeanette Woodward Jul-91 CWA Hall Cleveland
2 Plays & Pandemonium – For the Love of Norman / Husband Supplied K. Jordan /  Falkland L Cary Joe Ross / Cedric Allott Mar-91 CWA Hall Cleveland
1 Dimboola Jack Hibbard Joe Ross Nov-90 Donald Simpson Centre