Woking Music Festival hits a winning note

FOR the first time in its history, Woking Music Festival was prevented from staging live events where entrants performed in front of the judges. The 94th festival had to become virtual because... Read more »

Children’s workshops will celebrate the magic of acting and dance

MUSIC, acting and dance workshops inspired by Harry Potter, The Wizard of Oz and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice are being held in Ripley next week. Witches and Wizard will be run by the... Read more »

Drama in pyjamas

DRAMA classes for toddlers in Woking are being run online by a young woman who set up the business a few months before the coronavirus lockdown. Alex Searle, a graduate of the... Read more »

Doctor Faustus at Gordon’s School

THE dark, intense world of Doctor Faustus played to capacity audiences at Gordon’s School. An all-student cast, supported by a production team almost entirely made up of students, enjoyed rave reviews for... Read more »

Shane Richie is on familiar ground as Archie Rice in The Entertainer

PLAYING a stand-up comic who is out of tune with his audience should be a doddle for Shane Richie – the former EastEnders star says so himself. He’s about to take on... Read more »

Woking Drama Group come to Rhoda McGaw Theatre with “Burning the Witch”

A GRIPPING drama, partly written especially for a Woking drama group by an EastEnders scriptwriter is coming to the Rhoda McGaw Theatre. Burning the Witch has been adapted for the stage from... Read more »

Woking Youth Theatre returns

THIRTY budding actors have enrolled for workshops run by the revived Woking Youth Theatre. WYT has been relaunched by a group of former members, now well into their forties and fifties,  after... Read more »

Show is electrifyin’

A JOYFUL production of the stage version of the musical Grease by The Winston Churchill School played to packed houses at The Rhoda McGaw Theatre. A flurry of colour, music, and classic... Read more »