THEATRE CONTACTS

Hebden Bridge Little Theatre,
Holme Street,
Hebden Bridge,
HX7 8EE

Secretary/Ticketing Queries:
Sue Riches 01422 843907

Membership Secretary:
Gilly Walker gillywalker22@gmail.com

Theatre Hire:
Mike Peel michaelpeel@hotmail.co.uk
Publicity, Web Administrator, Newsletter editor: Vaughan Leslie vaughanleslie@hotmail.com

Little Theatre Guild Representative:
Gilly Walker gillywalker22@gmail.com
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THEATRE TIMELINE

TIMELINE 2017-10-14T22:34:35+00:00

Hebden Bridge Little Theatre was formed in 1924, as a sub-section of the Literary and Scientific Society, and has been producing plays almost continuously ever since. During its early years, the theatre produced plays in the Co-operative Hall, the Picture House, the Band Rooms on the Park, and for forty years (1937–1977), in the Ground Floor of the Trades Club, on Holme Street. For much of this period, the theatre enjoyed tremendous popularity, with a queue of people waiting to become members, so they could receive invitations to productions.

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1920s

  • The Walls of Jericho

  • Alias Jimmy Valentine

  • The Government Inspector

  • Milestones

1930s

  • Nine-Forty-Five

  • Leah Kleschna
  • The Devil a Saint

  • The Berg
  • Arms and the Man

  • One Hundred Years Old
  • The Silver Box
  • The Soul of Nicholas Snyders

  • Pygmalion
  • Rosmersholme
  • Daughters are Dutiful

  • Major Barbara
  • The Romantic Age
  • Rutherford and Son

  • At the Villa Rose
  • London Wall

  • If Four Walls Told
  • Hail Nero
  • The Woman and the Walnut Tree

  • Mountebanks
  • Granite
  • The Importance of Being Earnest
  • The Wind and the Rain
  • Love on the Dole

1940s

  • Dangerous Corner
  • The Patsy
  • Outward Bound
  • Dear Octopus
  • By Candlelight

  • Thunder Rock
  • You Never Can Tell
  • Ladies in Retirement
  • On Approval
  • Gaslight

  • Yellow Sands
  • Eden End
  • One-Act Plays
  • The Man with a Load of Mischief
  • Tobias and the Angel

  • Mrs Prohack
  • The Maitland
  • Robert’s Wife
  • They Came to a City

  • I Have Been Here Before
  • The Mask and the Face
  • The Window of Heaven
  • A Doll’s House

  • Sarah Simple
  • The Late Christopher Bean
  • No Other Time
  • The Light of Heart
  • The Imaginary Invalid

  • Promise
  • Double Door
  • Jupiter Laughs
  • The Rivals
  • Rope

1950s

  • Yes and No
  • The Heiress
  • A Month in the Country
  • Return to Tyassi
  • Told by Mary
  • He Was Born Gay

  • Claudia
  • Village Wooing / The Browning Version
  • An Enemy of the People
  • Two Dozen Red Roses
  • Man and Superman

  • Laura
  • The Noble Spaniard
  • Black Chiffon

  • Lace on her Petticoat
  • Waters of the Moon
  • Both Ends Meet
  • Ghosts

  • A Question of Fact
  • The Indifferent Shepherd
  • An Ideal Husband
  • Plaintiff in a Pretty Hat
  • Uncle Vanya

  • French for Love
  • The House by the Lake
  • A Picture of Autumn
  • Silver Wedding
  • The Chalk Garden

1960s

  • Pride and Prejudice
  • Rooks
  • The Happy Man
  • A Majority of One
  • The Rough and Ready Lot

  • Little Women
  • I’m Talking About Jerusalem
  • Arms and the Man
  • Twelfth Night
  • The Holly and the Ivy

  • Don’t Tell Father
  • Traveller Without Luggage
  • Dolphins Rampant
  • Pools Paradise
  • Hobson’s Choice

  • On Approval
  • A Letter from the General
  • Intent to Murder
  • Off the Deep End
  • Ladies in Retirement

  • September Tide
  • Message for Margaret
  • The Scandalous Affair of Mr Kettle
  • Fresh Fields
  • The Crucible

  • Cat on the Fiddle
  • Shadow in the Sun
  • Dial ‘M’ for Murder
  • Cash in the Kitty
  • If This be Error

  • Farewell, Farewell, Eugene
  • Dangerous Corner
  • Book of the Month
  • Hindle Wakes
  • A Taste of Honey

  • Busybody
  • Eden End
  • The Secret Tent
  • All for Mary

1970s

  • Boeing Boeing
  • Come Laughing Home
  • Spring and Port Wine
  • The Sound of Murder
  • The Brontes of Haworth

  • The Prince, the Wolf and the Firebird
  • All Things Bright and Beautiful
  • Sit Down a Minute, Adrian
  • The Irregular Verb to Love
  • John Gabriel Borkman

  • The Gazebo
  • The Man Most Likely To
  • Halfway Up the Tree
  • Something to Hide

  • The Thwarting of Baron Bolligrew
  • Gaslight
  • Wuthering Heights
  • Hocus Pocus
  • Person Unknown

  • When We Are Married
  • Woman in a Dressing Gown
  • Private Lives
  • Two Dozen Red Roses
  • Love on the Dole

  • Duet for Two Hands
  • Ring Round the Moon
  • The Importance of Being Earnest
  • Semi-Detached
  • The Day After the Fair

  • Night Must Fall
  • Black Comedy
  • Butterflies are Free
  • An Inspector Calls
  • Full Treatment

  • Off the Deep End
  • Murder in the Cathedral

  • Darling I’m Home
  • Oh, What a Lovely War!

  • A Man for All Seasons
  • Dracula

1980s

  • The Real Inspector Hound
  • The Curse of the Werewolf

  • Sweeney Todd

  • Stringer’s Last Stand
  • Blithe Spirit

  • A Doll’s House
  • What the Butler Saw
  • The Anniversary

  • Round and Round the Garden
  • Oh, What a Lovely War!
  • Our Day Out

  • The Cragg Coiners
  • Thriller of the Year
  • A Taste of Honey
  • The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole

1990s

  • A Man for All Seasons
  • Noah

  • No Plays

  • I, Claudius
  • Bazaar and Rummage
  • Prince on a White Bike

2000s

  • Dracula
  • Wait Until Dark
  • Outside Edge
  • An Inspector Calls
  • A Chorus of Disapproval

2010s

  • To Be Decided
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