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11th March 2017

Group: Saughtonhall Drama Group

Production: Hatches, Matches & Dispatches by Alan Cochrane

Venue: Saughtonhall Church, 85-87 Saughtonhall drive, EH12 5TR

Dates / Time: Tuesday 28th - Friday 31st March at 7.30pm and Saturday Matinee 1st April 2.30pm Tickets £8 (£7) -  on sale from the 30th January 2017    Tel: 0131 539 0491  Additional Info: “Hatches, Matches & Dispatches” is the hilarious sequel to “ Ne’er the Twain” – the next chapter in the McIvor and Burns family story.

Group: Edinburgh People's Theatre

Production: The Importance Of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde (Pre Production Gallery)

Venue: Church Hill Theatre, Morningside Road, Edinburgh  see map

Dates/ Times: 29th to 31st  March  at 7:30pm; 1st April 2.30pm Tickets: £12 (£10) see (booking fees apply) or 0131 666 3366

Additional Info: Oscar Wilde's brilliant and witty comedy of manners which has delighted millions in countless productions since its first performance in London in 1895. It is celebrated, not only for the lighthearted ingenuity of the plot, but for its inspired dialogue with sparkling witticisms which are among the most quoted in the English language. This is our first production of 2017 and was the first play ever performed at the newly opened Church Hill theatre in 1965 (the SCDA cast included some EPT members). From the play's carefree beginnings in Algernon Moncrieff's London flat to its hilarious denouement in the drawing room of Jack Worthing's country manor, this comic masterpiece keeps audiences breathlessly anticipating a new bon mot or fresh twist of plot.                         

March 2017

Group: The Barony Youth Theatre

Production: ‘Sixteen in 10 Minutes or Less’ by Bradley Hayward

Venue: Barony Theatre, Borrowstoun Rd, Bo’ness , EH51 9RS  see map

Dates/ Times: 29th and 30th   March  at 7:30pm; Tickets: £8 and £5 concession tel 07541 346639 or book online at

Additional Info: These short plays relate the lives of a group of teenagers in humorous and touching ways and promises to be an interesting evening of theatre for all.