Welcome to Woodchurch Players

Welcome to the Woodchurch Players’ website. Woodchurch is a picturesque village nestling in the heart of the Kent countryside. The Players present three productions a year ranging from pantomime to comedy and drama. Our productions take place in the Memorial Hall next to the village green.

The Players welcome new members who are interested in not just acting but in all aspects of the theatre. For more information contact our Secretary via our contact page here

Forthcoming Productions

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves - 19th, 20th, 25th & 26th January 2019

Directed By: Emma Priest

Set in Old Baghdad, the plot has Ali Baba, a poor wood cutter, and his son Abba stumble across the cave of One-eyed Maid Earlier and her motley crew of Thieves in the Forest of Foreboding. Ali's brother Cassim finds out about Ali's secret and is discovered by the Thieves in their cave. When Cassim escapes from the cave the Thieves go in search of him to kill him and his family once and for all. It is left to Morgiana, Ali's servant girl, to save the day...

Peter Pan - 16th, 17th & 18th May 2019

Written By: J.M.Barrie
Adaption By: Daisy Fermor
Directed By: Ann Tiplady

Woodchurch Players present the full length play version of Peter Pan!


Forthcoming Events

Members Evening - 1st December at 7:30pm -

This year’s extravaganza will include a brand new murder mystery and plenty of live music. Massive Christmas tree, bubbles and light show will be there as usual.

AUDITIONS FOR 'PETER PAN' -

Children's Auditions (min age 12 years) on 27th November 2018 and 28th November 2018 in the Memorial Hall, between 6 and 7pm. Adults' Audition on 6th December 2018 at 7:30pm in the Woodchurch Memorial Hall Annexe. Cast Required:

  • # Tinkerbell: adult female supporting role; non speaking but physical; lots of bells! (Needs to attend Children’s audition.)
  • # Wendy
  • # John
  • # Michael
  • # Lost boys: – boy or girl actors
    • > Nibs
    • > Tootles
    • > Slightly
    • > Curly
  • # Jane: Wendy’s daughter: cameo role
  • # Captain Hook: male or female
  • # Smee: male or female
  • # Mr Darling
  • # Mrs Darling
  • # Nana the dog: male
  • # Adult Wendy: cameo role
  • # 4 Pirates – male or female