Shows

The Crouch End Players' Productions to date:


  • July 2009The Princess of Wales by Tom Kempinski
    Director Rachel Thrum
  • January 2010 Dick Whittington (pantomime)
    Director Mathew Hearne; Musical Director David Tims
  • April 2010 (and Aug 2011) Putting on the Blitz (devised)
    Director Rachel Thrum; Musical Director Roger Limb
  • July 2010 The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Drama Society's Production of Macbeth by David McGillivray
    Director Peter Chandler
  • January 2011 – Cinderella  (pantomime)
    Director Mathew Hearne; Musical Director David Tims
  • May 2011 Search By Night by Victor Lucas
    Director Angharad Ellis-Jones
  • September/October 2011 - Rock Around The Clocktower  (devised)
    Director Sue Irwin-Hunt; Musical Director Kevin Davies
  • February 2012 - Sleeping Beauty (pantomime)
    Director Jemima Headey
    ; Musical Director David Tims
May 2012 -  3 Productions in Crouch End Festival:-
  • Vintage Radio Theatre - I Saw Myself Running by Anthony Ellis and Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Tolling Bell based on a story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Director Heather Strongman
  • Hansel & Gretel adapted from Brothers Grimm by Carol Ann Duffy
    Director Lindsey Pugh
  •  Crouch End Folk & Fable by Annie Windley
    Director Annie Windley


  • Dec 2012 - Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol adapted by Karen Louise Hebden                                                                                 Director Kate Stafford; Musical Director Heather Strongman
  • April 2013 - Lord Arthur Savile's Crime by Constance Cox            Director Camilla Holroyd
June 2013 -  4 Productions in Crouch End Festival:-
  • Once Upon A Storytime: Madeline and In The Night Kitchen Adapted and devised by Rebecca Cutts
  • Grace & Agnes by Angharad Ellis Jones and Annie Windley  Director Angharad Ellis Jones
  • Lights, Camera, Action... Sing!  Written and directed by Annie Windley
  • Vintage Live Radio Theatre: Rebecca and The 39 Steps     Director Heather Strongman


  • November 2013 - A History of Falling Things by James Graham     Director Kate Stafford
  • February 2014 - Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll adapted by Adrian Mitchell                                     Director Lindsey Pugh ; Musical Director David Tims/Kevin Davis


June 2014 -   3 Productions in Crouch End Festival:-
  • Once Upon A Storytime: Corduroy the Bear and Mister Whistler      Adapted and devised by Rebecca Cutts
  • Three Short Comedy Plays                                    
        Directors Jo Alexander and Claire Demmer-Considine
  • Vintage Live Radio Theatre: Flash Gordon  - Director Heather Strongman


  • August 2014 - As You Like It  - Shakespeare (Priory Park, Outdoor Theatre)
        Director  - Kate Stafford
  • February 2015 - Pinocchio - Pantomime
        Directors Rebecca Cutts and Dave Mahon

June 2015  -  4 Productions in Crouch End Festival:-
  • Vintage Radio Chillers (The Lodger, The Whole Town's Sleeping, The Thought) Director Heather Strongman

  • The Trial (Interactive Theatre) Written and  directed by Richard Broughton and Victoria Welsh

  • Once Upon a Storytime - Tales in the Meadow
       Directed by Rebecca Cutts

  • BlueNote (film) Written, directed and filmed by David Jennings, Ric Lindley and Dave Mahon

  • October 2015  - The Trial 2
       Written  and directed by Richard Broughton and Victoria Welsh

  • January 2016 - Twelfth Night  - Shakespeare,  Hornsey Town Hall
        Directed by Kate Stafford
        Musical Director/Composer David Tims


June 2016 - Crouch End Festival

  • A Suffragette's Song - Director Terry McGrath
  • Once Upon A Story-time -Director Rebecca Cutts
  • Storm in a Teacup - Director Sue Irwin-Hunt
  • Vintage Radio Theatre -  (Jane Eyre, Sorry- Wrong Number, Brief Encounter) Director - Heather Strongman


  • October 2016 - A Suffragette's Song,  Hornsey Town Hall
        Written and directed by Terry McGrath
        Musical Director - David Tims


  • December 2016 - Vintage Radio Theatre -It's A Wonderful Life
      Director Heather Strongman

  • February 2017 - The Vagina Monologues  by Eve Ensler
       Director Eleanor Forrester


June 2017 - Crouch End Festival

  • Sea Airs - Writer/Director Jayne Thomas
  • Vibrantly Lieu - Writer Gemma Jones
  • Storm in a Teacup - Director Sue Irwin Hunt
  • Corbyn Island - Adapted by Geoffrey Levett
  • Once Upon a Storytime -Director Rebecca Cutts
  • Vintage Radio Theatre -The Shadow People - Director Heather Strongman



  • August 2017 -Toad of Toad Hall
        Director Sue Irwin Hunt


  • February 2018 -   The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomens Guild Dramatic Society Production of A Murder Mystery  by David McGillivray & Walter Zerlin Jr
         Director - Heather Strongman

        Venues have included:

  • Hornsey Royal British Legion
  • Greig City Academy
  • The Moravian Church
  • Music Palace 
  • The Tower of London
  • Highgate Wood School 
  • Priory Park
  • Kiss The Sky
  • The Haberdashery
  • Holy Innocents Church 
  • Territorial Army Centre
  • Pickled Pepper Books
  • Hornsey Library  
  • Kings Head
  • Great Northern Railway Tavern
  • Priory Park
  • Hornsey Town Hall
  • Betty B's
  • St Mary's Church Tower/The Intimate Space

'A Midsummer Nights Dream'  4 quick questions with the Director With just three weeks to go to show-week I caught up ...