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Huw Rose

Amateur Cast page

August 18, 2015

Huw is a member of the Poulton Drama Group and will be playing the part of Snout.

Catherine Lloyd

Amateur Cast page

August 18, 2015

Catherine is a member of the Poulton Drama Group and is laying the part of Quince.

Garry Houghton

Amateur Cast page

August 18, 2015

Garry is a member of the Poulton Drama Group and is playing the part of Flute

Anthony Henry

Amateur Cast page

August 18, 2015

Anthony is a member of the Poulton Drama Group and is laying the part of Bottom

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Poulton Drama

Amateur group page

August 17, 2015

Poulton Drama is an award-winning amateur dramatic society, performing three plays a year in various locations across the Fylde Coast, including Blackpool Grand Theatre and Thornton Little Theatre.

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Meet the Bottoms

Company news

June 24, 2015

On Midsummer’s Day we announced the 14 amateur companies from around the UK who will be joining us on our journey. Meet the Bottoms in our brand new trailer.

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Blackpool Grand Theatre

Venues page

April 5, 2015

The Grand Theatre was opened on July 23, 1894, by Thomas Sergenson, Blackpool’s first successful theatrical manager.

Sergenson immediately dubbed the theatre ‘Matcham’s Masterpiece’, a title that is even more merited now that there are few surviving examples of the work of Frank Matcham, the leading Victorian theatre architect.

Blackpool

Performance page

April 5, 2015