Welcome to the website of the Players’ Theatre Club.We are the legitimate heirs of the club formed over 80 years ago (see About the Players) and recognise our responsibility to preserve and hand on our inheritance.To meet this responsibility, we are the only club dedicated not just to performing traditional Victorian music hall, but to seek out, train and provide performance opportunities to new music hall artistes.
To this end, we have a strong future programme of shows including:
- at the Museum of Comedy, classic music hall shows for the public and club members
- at the Royal Air Force Club, an ‘Eve of the Eve‘ winter party
In recent months two of the most influential and loved Players artistes, Jenny Wren and Doreen Hermitage, have passed away. Jenny was an absolute favourite of The Players’ Theatre. She was beautiful and with a glorious soprano voice to match. … More …
Mr Laurence Payne was, as always, in fine form leading the orchestra, with Mr David Graham proving a very worthy chairman. We were delighted to see New Faces Misses Alice Ellen Wright and Maria Lara as well as Mr Philip Day, Miss Linda Watts, Mr Peter John, Mr Andrew Robley and Miss Faye Presto. It was, indeed a feast of festive fun!More ...