Bromley Theatre Guild

review of talking heads

by Arthur Rochester

When November’s planned production of Hedda Gabler had to be replaced, Pauline Armour’s choice of Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads could be described as inspired. Originally written for nineteen-eighties television, these monologues are ideally suited to live performance in a small auditorium and, on the evening I attended, received one of the most enthusiastic responses I can recall at BLT for some time. Straight from directing what she described as ‘a cast of thousands’ in Great Britain, Pauline, sharing the task with Dan Armour, produced an evening of highly entertaining and affecting theatre. An outsize portrait of the playwright looked benevolently down on a simple, adaptable setting, with well-directed lighting and subtly appropriate music providing an effective framework for all three of the performances.

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Grand Seasonal Quiz

Seasonal Quiz

Grand Seasonal Quiz in the Warren

Thursday 28th December 2017 at 7pm. Doors open at 6.30pm

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WWOS - My Fair Lady

West Wickham Operatic Society's latest show 'My Fair Lady'.
The production was at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley from the 14th - 18th November 2017.
Here is just a snippet of rehearsals.

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Bob Hope Theatre Actors' - Cinderella

The Bob Hope Theatre Actors' Company will be presenting Cinderella this year from 29th December 2017 - 21st January 2018.

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Play Search

23 JUL
I would be grateful if anyone can loan me copies of the following plays:
  • Quartet - Richard Hardwood
  • God of Carnage - Yasmine Reza
  • Honeymoon Suite - Richard Bean
  • You're Only Young Twice - Ron Aldridge
  • All in Good Time - Bill Naughton
  • Cleo, Camping, Emmanuelle & Dick - Terry Johnson
  • Second From the Last in the Sack race - Michael Birch
Brian McEwan Chair BTG
020 8462 4133
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