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Category: Commemoration

Bluntisham and Colne Stage Group

It's been a busy old Autumn

Two shows in as many months?  Crivens!  We asked Must We Go To Bluntisham? in September before inviting you to Take Your Seats for our 20th Anniversary in October. During the Dorothy L Sayers Festival we hit upon a new way of enticing in the punters: Preparing for our 20th Anniversary sketches, Lucy applies make-up…
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Happy birthday to us

We enjoyed another good turn-out for part two of our birthday celebrations at Bluntisham Village Hall on Saturday.  We say it every time, but we really do mean it – thank you to everyone who comes along to see our shows and support us, we really do appreciate it. It must be said that Saturday…
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One down, one to go!

Our 20th anniversary celebrations got off to a flyer last night as the good people of Colne (and beyond) joined us at Colne Village Hall for the first of our two nights of Take Your Seat.  So many of them took their seats that we almost ran out of seats!  It was more or less…
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How will you be taking your seat?

It’s only a few days until we invite you to Take Your Seats and join us in celebrating our 20th anniversary. How will you be choosing to take your seat? You could buy your tickets online… …or buy them in person from Bluntisham Service Station (supporting one of our sponsors at the same time)… …or…
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'Take Your Seats' and you will be watching…

As you may have gathered from recent posts like this one or this one, we have a show “Take Your Seats” coming up to celebrate our 20th anniversary. “Really?  When’s that then?” Friday October 13th at Colne Village Hall Saturday October 14th at Bluntisham Village Hall Both shows start at 7:30pm ~ Raffle and bar…
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It was 20 years ago today

Actually it was 20 years ago a week last Tuesday, give or take a month or two either way, but who’s counting? Back in 1997 Christine had the idea to start an Am Dram group. And so it came to pass that the Millennium Players (as we were known back then) were born. Those who…
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Calling all Wimsey fans

Bluntisham’s most famous resident Dorothy L Sayers is being honoured next weekend in the Spirit of Sayers festival taking place at St Mary’s Church on Saturday and Sunday.  As part of the celebrations BaCStage are performing a specially commissioned short play Must We Go To Bluntisham? at 3.30pm on each day. As the actors are performing…
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Deeply Truly Madly

Who is this flaxen-haired rock god… … and what has he to do with our upcoming 20th anniversary show? We’ll be getting the band back together as we’re joined by some former ‘Stagers making welcome returns, and we’ll be performing a mix of classic hits and new material.  More details coming soon… Let’s rock!

'Spirit of Sayers' festival

In a couple of weekends from now we will be taking part in the Spirit of Sayers festival.  This is a community arts festival taking place at St Mary’s Church, Bluntisham, on 16 and 17 September, celebrating the creative spirit of Dorothy L Sayers who spent much of her childhood in Bluntisham. BaCStage will be…
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In a change to previous listings…

We have good news and bad news for you, dear reader. First, the bad news. Unfortunately we have had to shelve our plans for the production of It’s a Wonderful Life that we had intended to stage later this year. In the end we were unable to cast it. We fully intend to return to…
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