Today, donning strong boots, warm clothes and packed rucksacks, an intrepid group set out from Killhope Cross to locate the point where our body was found. According to the police report it was "200 yards east of the Cumberland Border, 100 yards south of the...

Are you interested in joining our next production? We are almost ready to start rehearsals for the newly written play "The Body on Killhope Moor".Rehearsals will take place on Sundays, from mid-May,  and the performance dates are August 29th & 30th and September 4th &...

An exciting session was held this week as our researcher, Dr Barbara Crosbie, presented the findings, so far, of the research group to the writers. What came out of the presentation was how closely both groups have been thinking. The research will now bring our...

The chorus in Classical Greek drama was a group of actors who described and commented upon the main action of a play with song, dance, and recitation...

Once again the writing group enthusiastically expanded on their ideas. We listened to each participant's opening scene and discussed elements which we enjoyed and thought would work in the final piece. Our writer, David Napthine, is collating all the pieces of writing and has started...

The Body on the Moor writing workshops are well underway with ideas flowing. Our team consists of members from across the country: Essex to Northumberland - something that perhaps would not have happened had we met physically rather than on zoom? David Napthine has been...

THIS Shakespearean comedy that turned the traditional rules of romance on its head, chosen especially to celebrate the year of the woman, was a huge success, playing to sell-out audiences over four nights. Directed by Wearhead’s Liz Gill and Produced by Lucy Taylor, originally from Stanhope, it was a stunning production from...

After weeks of hard work we have come to the end of the show. So today has been sorting out props, collecting costumes...

So the day has finally arrived...

What a week. Rehearsals for our "wet" run completed, tick, hair styles tested, tick, croquet lesson had, tick, tickets selling fast, tick!! One of our cast had a trial hair appointment and returned with lovely finger waves just in time for her croquet lesson with Malcolm....