Productions

Here you will find a collection of The Saint's productions over the past 50 years. Each production gives you a brief synopsis of the play along with a collection of photos from the performance. The latest production will be displayed first, for past productions please use the menu on the right hand side.

California Suite

california_suite-productionCalifornia Suite - A Comedy by Neil Simon

Performed: 13th - 17th October 2009
Director: Bill Parkinson

A Visitor from New York, Hannah Warren is a Manhattan workaholic who flies to Los Angeles to retrieve her teenaged daughter Jenny after she leaves home to live with her successful screenwriter father William. The bickering divorced couple is forced to decide what living arrangements are best for the girl.

Conservative middle-aged businessman Marvin Michaels is the Visitor from Philadelphia, who awakens to discover a prostitute named Bunny unconscious in his bed after consuming a bottle of vodka. With his wife Millie on her way up to the suite, he must find a way to conceal all traces of his uncharacteristic indiscretion.

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Inspector Drake and the Black Widow

inspector-drake-productionInspector Drake and the Black Widow by David Tristram

Performed: 12th-16th May 2009
Directors: Gary Swain and Mark Smithers

Inspector Drake and his sidekick Sergeant Plod return in their most perplexing case yet. A maid discovers the corpse of wealthy oil tycoon John Johnson with a sword sticking out of his back. An ordinary case of murder? If so, then why is Johnson dressed as a woman, appearing to have swallowed a tortoise? Inspector Drake attempts to solve the murder whilst also avoiding his own, as Plod has had a premonition that Drake has only a matter of hours to live!

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The Last Bread Pudding

last-bread-pudding-productionThe Last Bread Pudding by Nick Warburton

Performed: 12th - 16th May 2009
Diretor: Derek Hibbard

The committee of an amateur drama group is meeting to discuss a new play. We notice that, strangely, the presentation of the meeting to us is reflecting the ideas put forward by the committee, making the play a demonstration as well as a discussion of those ideas.

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Next production

Unfortunately, there will be no May play as we have reluctantly taken the decision to cancel due to the current uncertainty surrounding public gatherings in the foreseeable future.

Therefore our next production will be in October with further details to be announced.