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 Lead & SilverAllenhead Lead Miner's StrikeA community play byNorth Pennines PlaywrightsA collaboration between Drama in the Dale& North Pennines PlaywrightsWe have just had an exciting meeting with Jo Rendall from North Pennines Playwrights, who is in discussion with a potential funder to support the initial development...

In 2022 Drama in the Dale returned to Harehope Quarry to perform Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing. We started rehearsals with workshops led Tom Hogan  from Proud and Loud Theatre Company in Manchester. Tom has supported Drama in the Dale since its conception in 2013. The...

Following a successful application to The National Heritage Lottery, Drama in the Dale was able to put on its most ambitious project to date. The initial idea was to create a murder mystery. On learning about the story of a suspicious find of a body on...

19th-21st August  &  26th-28th August 6.30pm - 8:30pmDrama in the Dale presentsMuch Ado About NothingBy William ShakespeareAn outdoor promenade performance.Community Theatre in Unusual Places. TicketsFull price £10Concession £7.50 BOOK TICKETS BOOK TICKETS WHERE ...

Book here! The Body on Killhope MoorExhibition LaunchBy Drama in the Daleat The Hive, NenheadFriday 29th April, 7pm (food from 6pm)£10 per person  High in the North Pennines, during August 1921, local shepherd Titus Harrison of Killhope was tending his flock when he found a box protruding...

ON SUNDAY 10th APRIL 2022 we are holding an open event at Harehope Quarry project in preparation for our next production "Much Ado About Nothing"The event will be on Sunday April 10th from 1:30 to 4:30 pmCome and join us for a cup of tea...

BOOK TICKETS NOW Ceilidh & Burns Supperwith the SaltcuttersSaturday January 29th6:30pm-10:00pmSt Thomas’ Church Hall, Stanhope Tickets £10 ceilidh & food / £7 no food / £5 under 12's / £2 under 6'sBURNS SUPPERMAIN (included in ticket price)Haggis, Neeps and Tatties with a whiskey sauce.Veggie haggis, Neeps and Tatties...

BOOK NOW!  SUNDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2021 FROM 13:00-16:00St Johns Chapel Town HallDrama workshopCome and have some fun as we explore drama skills through games and a good old clown around!Children over the age of 8welcome , under 14's must be accompanied by an adultNo acting experience...

BOOK NOW! Drama in the Dalepresents A Feast for the Senses! Be transported through time with your taste buds, eyes and ears. An immersive dining experience, with exquisite food & fantastic live music from the 3 different eras. A table service event including a 3 course meal with a complimentary...