– Our Next Show –

Alchemy in Three Easy Lessons

by John Quinn

“A kind of true story.”

Following on from the success of The Litter Picker last year, Silchester Players will produce another radio play this summer. Alchemy in Three Easy Lessons by John Quinn was the winning entry in the play writing category of the Basingstoke Music and Arts Festival 2021 and has been adapted for radio by the author.

Open Auditions: 10.30 on Saturday 5 June.
For the full details, click the Auditions button below.
All are welcome!


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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.