Book now for our next unmissable show, opening this Thursday! Hot on the heels of our sell-out smash ‘The King’s Speech’ we proudly present another compelling must-see drama… The Unreturning By Anna Jordan George, Frankie and Nat are coming home, but is war ending or just beginning? Three storylines weave together in this powerful piece of theatre about the horrors and guilt of those returning from war. Our second entry into the Kent Drama Association Festival, this is not to be missed!
23 – 25 March FOR THREE NIGHTS ONLY. DON’T MISS OUT! Book now
‘The Unreturning’ is our second entry into the Kent Drama Association Festival. Adjudication will take place on Friday March 24th, so please come and support us !
And why not treat yourself to 20% off a pre-theatre meal and 10% off post-show drinks? Make a complete night out of your next visit to your favourite theatre! Our friends at Copper Ceylon restaurant in East St are offering BLT audiences a 20% discount on pre-show meals booked before 6pm and 10% discount on drinks after the show. To book, call them on 02070186565 or visit their website
See BLT’s Joint President on TV Our new Joint President Zoe Tapper is appearing in all three new episodes of the ITV drama Grace which begins on Sunday 19th March. She is playing a character called Cleo Morey. Pictured here are Zoe with her Grace co-stars John Simm and Richie Campbell. Zoe joined BLT while she was still at school, encouraged by her neighbours, Bill and Marie Morley, who were then stalwart members of BLT. She caught the acting bug, went on to drama school and has since appeared on TV in Mr Selfridge, Grace, and many more noteable dramas. She has also appeared in many films and on the West End stage, including several productions with Anne Reid, a Sunday Evening with… star on BLT’s stage. You can read more details and watch the trailer for Grace HERE
Get in the swim and help raise funds for BLT We have several magnificent swimmers coming to the Swimalong event on 26th March, but…we need more! If you’d like to help but don’t want to swim you can donate via our JustGiving.com page by clicking HERE. Or use the QR code shown here. All proceeds go to BLT’s ReBuilt Campaign. Organised by Beckenham Rotary Club For more information and to sign up to swim contact Peter Martin HERE Donate here
Coming soon and booking now… Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen Hedda is only just back from her honeymoon but has already tired of her husband. Dissatisfied and unfulfilled, she seeks to take back control, but every action has a consequence, and the smallest spark can kindle the greatest flame. Don’t miss this riveting brand-new adaptation of Ibsen’s classic. 14 – 22 April Book now The Height of the Storm by Florian Zeller
André and Madeleine have been in love for over fifty years, but this weekend, as their daughters visit, something feels unusual. Flowers arrive, but who sent them? A woman from the past turns up, but who is she? Why is a man sharpening knives? And why does André feel like he isn’t there at all? A compelling and thought-provoking drama from the writer of The Father. 26 – 30 April (in the Bar) Book now
Separate Tables By Terrence Rattigan
In a 1950’s Bournemouth hotel where the furnishings and the residents have both seen better days, secrets and scandal lie beneath the carefully-placed tablecloths. Marooned on separate tables, Rattigan presents a rich collection of characters who superbly present the vulnerability, loneliness and misplaced pride of lives essentially unfulfilled. 12 – 20 May Book now
March’s BLoTo winners share over £260. Could it be you next? BLoTo is our exciting monthly draw that raises much-needed funds for BLT and hands three lucky winners a bundle of cash every month. March’s winners picked up over £260 between them! They were:
1st Prize: Sandra Wichellow wins £132 2nd Prize: Colin Martin wins £79.20
3rd Prize: Pauline Pead wins £52.80 Fancy a big cash win for as little as a £2 stake? Join BLoTo now! Join here