Horndean Amateur Theatrical Society

Past Productions

Below is a list of the plays performed by the Society since 1948, along with some pictures of the players in action.  Just click on any picture to see a larger version.

A * by the title indicates a one-act play.

See a synopsis and pictures of our most recent production.

  • 1948
    • The Dear Departed*
    • Dark Brown*
    • A Man About The Place
  • 1949
    • Dave
    • The Bishop's Candlesticks
    • The Camel's Back
  • 1950
    • The Ghost In The Garden
    • Family Coach
  • 1951
    • Love From A Stranger
    • The First Mrs Fraser
  • 1952
    • Easy Money
    • The Paragon
  • 1953
    • A Lady Mislaid
    • A Bonaventure
  • 1954
    • Here We Come Gathering
    • Grand National Night
  • 1955
    • And This Was Odd
    • Black Chiffon
  • 1956
    • The Secret Tent
    • Love's A Luxury
  • 1957
    • Who Lies There
    • Trial and Error
  • 1958
    • After My Fashion
    • All For Mary
  • 1959
    • Sailor Beware
    • All For Mary
  • 1960
    • Is Your Honeymoon Really Necessary?
  • 1961
    • The Paper Chain
    • Fool's Paradise
  • 1963
    • Watch It Sailor
    • Strike Happy
    • If This Be Error
  • 1964
    • Night Must Fall
    • Wanted: One Body
  • 1965
    • Woman Alive
  • 1966
    • When The Old Cock Crows
    • Queer Street
    • Quiet Weekend
    • The Bride and The Bachelor
  • 1967
    • Question of Fact
    • As Long As They're Happy
  • 1968
    • And This Was Odd
    • Mystery At Greenfingers
    • Ladies In Retirement
    • The Witches
  • 1969
    • Gaslight
    • Fool's Paradise
  • 1970
    • The Heiress
    • Green For Danger*
    • No Man's Land*
    • Dear Madam
  • 1971
    • Love Is A Luxury
    • Master Dudley
    • Woman Alive
    • Mr Brent's Household
  • 1972
    • Big Bad Mouse
    • Careful Rapture
    • Blunder
    • No Time For Fig Leaves
  • 1973
    • Brief Suspicion
    • Dragons In The Caves
    • Queer Street
    • I'll Get My Man
  • 1974
    • Grand National Night
    • Our Feathered Friends
    • All Girls Together
    • Green For Danger*
    • Blithe Spirit
  • 1975
    • House On The Cliff
    • A Lovely Silence
    • No Weeds For The Widow
    • Something To Hide
  • 1976
    • The Peacocks Must Go
    • The Bishop and The Actress
    • There's No Problem
    • Intent To Murder
  • 1977
    • The Bride and The Bachelor
    • With Intent
    • No Man's Land
    • Lady Mislaid
  • 1978
    • Breath of Spring
    • Parlour Game
    • Fool's Paradise
Gaslight _ 1982

Gaslight

  • 1979
    • Brush With A Body
    • Murder At The Festival*
    • Strike Happy
  • 1980
    • The Secret Tent
    • The Visitor*
    • One Month To Pay*
    • Fools Rush In
  • 1981
    • Thriller Of The Year
    • The Late Miss Cordell*
    • Home Is The Hunted*
    • Basinful of Briny
  • 1982
    • Gaslight
    • Wife Required
    • Temptation Sordid
    • Fools Rush In
What The Dinosaur _ 1985

What The Dinosaur (1985)

  • 1983
    • Din Dins
    • The Real Inspector Hound*
    • Gosforth's Fête*
    • Poison, Passion and Putrefaction*
    • And This Was Odd
  • 1984
    • Bedroom Farce
    • Coarse Acting
    • Time To Kill
    • Surprise Package
  • 1985
    • What The Dinosaur*
    • None The Wiser*
    • Sailor's Return*
    • Crystal Clear
The Farndale Avenue  Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of Macbeth

Macbeth

Macbeth

  • 1986
    • The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Murder Mystery
    • The Family Group*
    • Albert*
    • All Is Known*
    • Move Over Mrs Markham
  • 1987
    • The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of Macbeth
    • Fluff*
    • What Ho! Within*
    • Bang You're Dead*
    • Find The Lady

Jack and The Beanstalk

  • 1988
    • Journey - An Improvised Play
    • Something To Hide
    • No Time For Fig Leaves
  • 1989
    • Jack and The Beanstalk
    • The House On The Cliff
    • The Witches*
    • Pastiche*
    • Alright On The Night*
    • Big Bad Mouse

Curses Foiled Again

  • 1990
    • Wife Required*
    • Curses Foiled Again*
    • What The Dinosaur*
    • The Haunted Through Lounge and Recessed Dining Nook At Farndale Castle
Surprise Package 1995
  • 1991
    • The Master and The Maid*
    • The Trial*
    • Peril At The Post Office*
    • Brush With A Body
  • 1992
    • Cat's Cradle
    • Present Slaughter*
    • Stalag 69*
    • A Fish In Her Kettle*
    • The Cherry Sisters*
    • A Tomb With A View
Confusions 1997
  • 1993
    • See How They Run
    • Out For The Count*
    • There's Always Spring*
  • 1994
    • Night Must Fall
    • On Monday Next
House Guest

House Guest

  • 1995
    • Surprise Package
  • 1996
    • Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp
    • Is Your Honeymoon Really Necessary?
    • Curses Foiled Again*
    • Bang You're Dead*
    • Mantrap*
    • Intent To Murder
Murdered To Death - 1999

Murdered To Death

  • 1997
    • Tons Of Money
    • Confusions
    • They Came From Mars and Landed Outside The Farndale Avenue Church Hall In Time For The Townswomen's Guild's Coffee Morning
  • 1998
    • Off The Hook
    • House Guest
Cash On Delivery - 2003

Cash On Delivery

  • 1999
    • Murdered To Death
    • A Sting In The Tale
  • 2000
    • Gaslight
    • Last Panto in Little Grimley*
    • A Quick Case For Miss Marble*
    • Absurd Person Singular
Lord Arthur Savile's Crime 2003

Lord Arthur Savile's Crime

Fifteen Minute Hamlet 2004

Hamlet

  • 2001
    • Bedroom Farce
    • The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of A Christmas Carol
  • 2002
    • Secondary Cause of Death
    • Perfect Partners*
    • Background Artistes*
    • It Could Be Any One Of Us
  • 2003
    • Cash On Delivery
    • Lord Arthur Savile's Crime
Hedda Gabler 2004

Hedda Gabler

  • 2004
    • The Real Inspector Hound*
    • Fifteen Minute Hamlet*
    • The Boundary*
    • Hedda Gabler
    • Comfort and Joy

Out Of Order

Who Dies Wins

  • 2005
    • Out Of Order
    • A Summer Indulgence including :
    • Temptation Sordid or Virtue Rewarded*
    • 'Tis A Pity She Is Past It*
    • A Selection of Dramatic Sketches & Comic Monologues
    • A Selection Of Musical Items
    • Who Dies Wins

I'll Get My Man

  • 2006
    • I'll Get My Man
    • Gosforth's Fête*
    • Theft
    • Come On, Jeeves
Murder In Play

Murder In Play

  • 2007
    • Murder In PlaySynopsis
    • Inspector Drake and the Time Machine
    • Breakfast for One
    • The Importance of being EarnestSynopsis
The Importance of Being Ernest

The Importance of Being Ernest

The Three Musketeers - Le Panteau

The Three Musketeers - Le Panteau

  • 2008
    • The Three Musketeers - Le PanteauSynopsisPoster
    • Diamond Anniversary EveningDetailsPoster
      • Home is the Hunted
      • The Dear Departed
    • Leave it to PsmithSynopsisPoster
Cat's Cradle

Cat's Cradle

  • 2009
    • Cat's CradleSynopsisPoster
    • George The GladiatorSynopsisPoster
George The Gladiator

George The Gladiator

Blithe Spirit

Blithe Spirit

  • 2010
    • Blithe SpiritSynopsisPoster
    • Pastiche*SynopsisPoster
    • The Last Bread Pudding*SynopsisPoster
    • Where There's A WillSynopsis
Pastiche

Pastiche

The Picnic

The Picnic

  • 2011
    • Country DancesSynopsisPoster
    • Eight Seconds*SynopsisPoster
    • The Picnic*SynopsisPoster
    • Don't Get Your Vicars in a TwistSynopsisPoster
Country Dances

Country Dances

  • 2012
    • Outside Edge
    • The Creature Creeps!
    • Season's Greetings
Eight Seconds

Eight Seconds

Don't Get Your Vicars in a Twist

Don't Get Your Vicars in a Twist

  • 2013
    • Good Morning, Bill
    • The Xmas Factor

  • 2014
    • Dick Turpin
    • Pride at Southanger Park*
    • Present Slaughter*
    • Little Grimley presents 'Strictly Sex Factor (On Ice)'*
    • And This Was Odd

  • 2015
    • White Lies*
    • A Jolly Sinister Jape*
    • RolePlay
    • Who Killed the Hotel Manager?
    • Charley's Aunt

  • 2016
    • Hay Fever
    • Barbecue*
    • The Real Long John Silver*
    • What's For Pudding?*
    • Treasure Island

  • 2017
    • And Then There Were None