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16 Jan 2021

DEVISED RADIO PLAY

If you fancy working on an original piece for an audio production, Jane Lobb is keen to lead a project of this type. The process would involve improvisation resulting in an audio script which we would record and share with our BLT members. Jane would love to hear from people who would like to engage with this approach – please contact her at janelobb@hotmail.co.uk and please copy Pauline Armour to assist with organisation especially of ZOOM meetings as required DEADLINE […]

16 Jan 2021

Another 2 opportunities to be in a filmed performance

‘Wilde Wilde Women’ inspired by the plays of Oscar Wilde. As Wilde is in the public domain, a project which takes scenes from his plays celebrating in particular his fantastic female characters (though his male characters will be included) would film well as they are quite static and rely upon the sparkling language. If you are interested in being involved in a Wilde project please let Pauline Armour know by 1 February at the latest so that scenes can be […]

16 Jan 2021

Could you be in a filmed performance?

We are looking at small cast plays and scenes from plays which we could film in a similar way to the BBC’s ‘Staged’ with David Tennant and Martin Sheen. Of course we won’t have the BBC’s highly sophisticated production team, but we are investing in some green screen equipment which we can lend to participants to film themselves at home and then we can add an appropriate background. Projects for which you can sign up now are: ‘The Shakespeare Review’ […]

15 Jan 2021

Update on current activities

We are still rehearsing ‘Handbagged’ over ZOOM and will be ready to perform our socially distanced production as soon as it is safe to re-open the theatre. Keep your eye on the BLTin and our BLT website for further details of when tickets will be available. Photograph 51 has also been postponed until the way forward is clearer. Rehearsals are ongoing for our radio production of ‘The Trojan Women’ which will be submitted into the Kent Drama Association Festival in […]

15 Jan 2021

URGENT – Take part in play readings

Both actors and audience members are invited to become involved in a series of play readings which will be organised by various BLT directors and open to both people who would like to read and to people who would like to listen. There is also likely to be time to discuss the play after the reading and explore the themes presented. The deadlines to express interest vary but the EARLIEST is SUNDAY 24 JANUARY. The readings are: – Saturday January […]

13 Jan 2021

All change.. and no change

On the 11th January 2021, the following resolution was passed: – “The Board of Trustees agrees to the establishment of Associate Membership of the Charity, such membership being subject to an annual subscription but conferring no rights to attend or vote at General Meetings of the Charity. The Board further agrees to accept into Associate Membership all those people who held valid membership of the Bromley Little Theatre Playgoers Club on 31 December 2020 and to waive the annual subscription […]

02 Dec 2020

COMING SOON: Details of our April and May productions

April: Rights are currently being negotiated for a very new play, directed by Paul Ackroyd that first played at The Bridge Theatre in 2019 which could be an amateur premiere – certainly a socially distanced amateur premiere. Watch this space for booking and audition details. May and Beyond: It is possible that we may be able to revert to our postponed 2020 Season to full capacity audiences by the middle of May though possibly in a different order from previously […]

02 Dec 2020

ANNOUNCING OUR NEW ‘SOCIALLY DISTANCED’ SEASON

We have specifically chosen plays that can be staged in a way which maintains social distancing  and uses the minimum of props. As our capacity is much reduced to ensure social distancing in the auditorium we have extended our run to 11 nights to give more of our members a chance to buy a ticket. HANDBAGGED by Moira Buffini, directed by Dan Armour Playing dates: Thursday 4 February to Sunday 14 February at 7-45. (performances on both Sundays) The Queen […]

01 Dec 2020

BROMLEY LITTLE THEATRE IS BACK

 WE ARE A COVID SECURE THEATRE AND HAVE THE SEE IT SAFELY KITEMARK Your visit to BLT may feel a little bit different from your previous visits.  Here’s some information about the changes we’ve made to help keep our audience, volunteers, casts and crew safe. Bookings can only be made online and you need to either print out your tickets at home or show them to FOH on your electronic device. The box office will not be open at the […]

27 Oct 2020

2020 memberships extended

This years’ memberships are being extended until 31.12.2021 to reflect the impact of Covid. See here for more details.