Youth Speaks, Walthamstow & Essex Drama Festival Reports – Guardian Production & School Drama Festival Reports – McEntee Award Update – Markhouse Gallery additions and the first set of extracts from Les Smith’s – The Headmasters View – the story of Mark House School between 1957 – 1966.
PRODUCTIONS Newly discovered productions, cast and/or character lists, programme notes and newspaper reports have been added, or updated, for the following plays: 1961 – Cinderella – By Markhouse Class 5X 1962 – Breath’s There A Man – Now confirmed as the MDC entry in the Walthamstow Drama Competition 1963 – Spot The Lady – Newspaper […]
Some recent searching through the Walthamstow Guardian archives held at The British Library has revealed the reports of several more plays and, perhaps most importantly, information about the early days of the Drama Club – and its first ‘reported’ production.
Read more about this – and see the full list of the Website’s most recent additions!
Just as the next issue of additions to the website memorabilia was being finalised, an eagerly awaited parcel of ‘new goodies’ arrived from John & Jill Payne in Leeds – this care of their latest garage clearance prior to their forthcoming ‘return’ south! All of the items that John and Jill sent down will appear […]
MEMORABILIA – May 2017 ADDITIONS
The latest batch of memorabilia to be added to the website is listed below and includes this ‘behind the scenes’ photograph that was probably taken in the Costume Room prior to the production of Rose & The Ring in 1958: