About Drama in the Dale

Our mission is to provide a creative outlet for quality cultural activities, offering opportunities for lifelong learning in theatre for members of Drama in the Dale, the community of Weardale and beyond, and in doing so, to provide entertainment for all.


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We’re always looking for more people to join Drama in the Dale. Whether you’re interested in performing or working backstage, you’ll always get a warm welcome.

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The Body On The Moor

We are really excited to announce that drama in the dale has been awarded £60,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund to undertake this exciting project…

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Latest News & Events

Open Event for Much Ado
We are holding an open event at Harehope Quarry project in preparation for our next production “Much...
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Ceilidh & Burns Supper
BOOK TICKETS NOW Ceilidh & Burns Supperwith the Saltcutters Saturday January 29th6:30pm-10:00pmSt...
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Workshop with Tom Hogan
BOOK NOW!   SUNDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2021 FROM 13:00-16:00 St Johns Chapel Town Hall Drama workshopCome and...
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A Feast for the Senses
BOOK NOW! Drama in the DalepresentsA Feast for the Senses!Be transported through time with your taste...
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Drama in the Dale presents The Body on Killhope Moor
Written by David Napthine & the Drama in the Dale Community Writing group  An outdoor promenade performance...
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Updating the script
As some of our cast has changed from the original plan, our writer spent the morning working with one...
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