Cosmopolitan Players
Cosmopolitan Players

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After the Annual General Meeting of the Society, the new Committee for 2018/19 is :-

Chair.                           Jan Morrell

Vice Chair                    Jane Curtin

Secretary.                     Rachel Bickerdike

Treasurer.                     Gillian Myers

Publicity& Marketing.   Carolyn Craven

Committee.                   Joanna Bucktrout

                                      Miranda Foxton

                                      Gemma Fry

                                      Lee Sharratt

                                      Lara Woodhouse 

CONGRATULATIONS to our winners last night at the LeedsCAN Awards Evening -

Stacey Waterworth as Ruth Ellis in The Thrill of Love

Best Female Performance in a Dramatic Production

Glen Routledge as Baldrick in Blackadder II

 

Chris Fox Comedy Award

Good luck to all the Cos. Members with nominations in the LeedsCAN awards evening on Saturday 1st September.

 

Best Female Supporting Performance in a Dramatic Production

 

Gemma Fry – Blackadder II
Jane Curtin – Blackadder II
Carolyn Dickinson – The Thrill of Love


Best Male Supporting Performance in a Dramatic Production

 

Richard Hunt – The Thrill of Love
Glen Routledge – Blackadder II  

 

Best Female Performance in a Dramatic Production

 

Stacey Waterworth – The Thrill of Love

 

Best Male Performance in a Dramatic Production

 

Ed Corbett – Blackadder II

 

Chris Fox Comedy Award

 

Ed Corbett – Blackadder II
Glen Routledge – Blackadder II
Gemma Fry – Blackadder II
Jane Curtin – Blackadder II
 
Best Play

 

The Thrill of Love

STAGE COMBAT CLASS

 

SUNDAY 8th JULY

 

10am - 4.00pm

 

LEEDS TRINITY

HORSFORTH

LS18 5HD

 

Only thirty places available—please book in advance. COS members can obtain a discount (through Matt Stirk—Leeds Can). Run by Squire Stage Combat company, the morning will be spent learning physical stage combat techniques—weapons will be introduced in the afternoon session. Engage with other participants and make new friends. Be creative and physical in combining the benefits of sport and performance-based activity – a unique experience. 

 

LEEDS CIVIC ARTS NETWORK

 

OPEN FORUM

 

TUESDAY 10th JULY 7.30pm

 

@ THE CARRIAGEWORKS

 

 

COS PLAYERS AGM

 

TUESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER

 

@ THE CARRIAGEWORKS

 

COS PLAYERS

SUMMER  GARDEN PARTY

 

Sunday 22nd July Noon

 

2 Melrose Place

Horsforth

Leeds LS18 4BY

 

 

Bring food and cool boxes. Tell Lara if you are coming.  larawoodhouse@aol.co.uk

Rachel is food and games organiser. Tell her what food you will be bringing. purple5888@hotmail.com

Lee will recruit helpers to set up the tables at 11.30 and collect your entrance fee - £5 per head. leesharratt@googlemail.com

 

john-wilford@sky.com

07543 658655

The Sunshine Boys

Director - John Wilford

 

Production Manager - Jan Morrell

 

Launch Meeting - Thursday 19th July  7.00pm @ The Carriageworks

 

Auditions - Tuesday 24th July 7.00pm

@ The Carriageworks

 

List of Characters -

 

WILLIE CLARK – 70s

 

BEN SILVERMAN – 30s, Willie’s nephew

 

AL LEWIS – 70s

 

EDDIE – young, assist. Stage-director running a scene

 

VOICE (OFF) – a TV director prompting a scene

 

FRAIL MAN – a patient in a scene

 

NURSE – a volumptious blonde in a scene

 

ANNOUNCER (OFF) – in a scene

 

REGISTERED NURSE -

 

BLACKADDER PROMO

Check out the promo for Blackadder II -

 

CLICK HERE

Cos member at West Yorkshire Playhouse

Come along and support Cos member Lara Woodhouse at the West Yorkshire Playhouse in this production "Searching for the Heart of Leeds".

19th - 23rd June

Tue, Wed, Thurs, Sat @ 7.30pm

Friday @ 8.00pm

Sat matinee @ 2.00pm

 

Wharfedale Festival of Theatre

The Thrill of Love has been nominated in the Best Play category in the Wharfedale Festival of Theatre. 

Congratulations to the Production Team & cast.

LCT - The Demon Headmaster 

Cos member, Bernard Wilson, stepped in at short notice to play the title role in Leeds Children's Theatre production of The Demon Headmaster.

Pictured here with Director, Dan Dainter.

Photo courtesy of LCT

LCT - Goodnight Mr. Tom

It was good to see many COS members and ex-members performing in Leeds Childrens' Theatre's recent production of Goodnight Mr. Tom - including Bernard Wilson, Jeni Spragg, Jane Curtin, Manda Lister, Janine Walker, Diane McHale-Fannon, Dan Dainter and Emma McGrath.

Blackadder II - Cast List

BELLS

Kate – Kristina Fielding

Father – Bryan Craven

Baldrick – Glen Routledge

Edmund – Ed Corbett

Percy – Lee Sharratt

Queenie – Gemma Fry

Melchett – Steve Morrell

Nursie – Jane Curtin

Doctor – Richard Hunt

Crone – Jill Canham

Wise woman – Jo Bucktrout

Lord Flashheart – Matthew Jones

 

BEER

Percy – Lee Sharratt

Edmund – Ed Corbett

Baldrick – Glen Routledge

Queenie – Gemma Fry

Nursie – Jane Curtin

Melchett – Steve Morrell

Aunt Whiteadder – Jo Bucktrout

Uncle Whiteadder– Graham Siddle

Partridge – John Wilford

Monk – Richard Hunt

 

HEAD

Edmund – Ed Corbett

Melchett – Steve Morrell

Queenie – Gemma Fry

Baldrick – Glen Routledge

Nursie – Jane Curtin

Percy – Lee Sharratt

Lady Farrow – Miranda Foxton 

Lord Farrow - Graham Siddle

Mr Ploppy – James Hart

Mrs Ploppy – Emma McGrath 

 

Based at -

The Carriageworks Theatre

The Electric Press

Millennium Square

Leeds LS2 3AD

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