A 10 minute radio play entitled “The Litter Picker” which won the Basingstoke Music and Arts Festival  play writing competition is to be broadcast on HHCR Basingstoke’s Community Radio. It will form part of Stephen Bibby’s “Poems for Pleasure” radio programme and is scheduled to be broadcast on 1 September. Silchester Players will provide cast and assistance with sound effects. This is a welcome opportunity to take part in a dramatic production during a period when our activities are otherwise severely limited.

Socially distanced auditions will take place on Saturday the 1st August at 10.30 a.m in Silchester.

To audition or for more information, contact Stephen Bibby at: S.Bibby@btinternet.com

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Silchester Players is a vibrant, active amateur dramatics group in north Hampshire. This award-winning group perform a variety of productions every year from comedies and pantomimes to thrillers and whodunnits, and revues and Old Tyme Music Halls. We have a varied membership from the local community and all sorts of backgrounds, and welcome anyone from 10 years upwards.

Amateur dramatics isn’t just about performing – a whole team of people with different skills come together to make a successful production. If you can act, paint, dance, do DIY, sing, sew, design or have technical skills then we have a place for you.