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Productions

Bluntisham and Colne Stage Group

See below BaCStage's history of productions (performed as Millennium Players until February 2000).

For a list of our future production ideas, click the button on the right.

'Allo 'Allo

April 2019

Based on the hugely successful British television series that ran for seven seasons, this uproarious comedy relates the adventures of hapless café owner René in occupied France.

It's a Wonderful Life

October 2018

In a tribute to the golden era of wireless, the magical story of Frank Capra’s film is retold here as a vintage radio play, complete with sound effects created live on stage.

Secondary Cause of Death

April 2018

Inspector Pratt returns to Bagshot House with grim news for Colonel Craddock, but that's just the beginning as the bodies pile higher than ever!

Take Your Seats for BaCStage's 20th Anniversary

October 2017

We celebrated 20 years of BaCStage with a one-act play Is This Seat Taken? plus a selection of our favourite music and sketches.

Spirit of Sayers Festival - Must We Go To Bluntisham?

The Sayers family contemplate leaving the bright lights of Oxford to move to the Cambridgeshire Fens.

Pantomime - Beauty and the Beast

February 2017

The timeless tale of Belle, a beautiful young woman taken prisoner by a fearsome beast and imprisoned in his castle.

The Seven Ages of Man

October 2016

Light-hearted comedy and thought-provoking sketches and verse, loosely based on All the World’s a Stage from Shakespeare’s As You Like It.

Virtue Triumphant or Her Honour in Peril

April 2016

A full-blooded comedy melodrama complete with wicked Squire, handsome hero, beautiful heroine, comic rustics, flirtatious matron, susceptible vicar and other staple ingredients.

A Talk in the Park

October 2015

Five strangers have each headed to the park to escape their troubles and find a bit of peace and quiet.  Each is more than happy to unburden themselves at great length to anyone who will – or won’t – listen.

In Need of Care

October 2015

Shirley and Rita have run away from school and spent the night hiding in a barn.  Early the next morning they are discovered by the farmer’s son and his friend, but will the boys help them or turn them in?

Night at the (Brick) Museum

October 2015

Four siblings are home for the school holidays. They get far more adventure than they bargained for thanks to a suspicious tutor, a mysterious spy and a local who is not quite what he seems.

Pantomime - Dick Whittington and his Cat

February 2015

Dick Whittington is the story of a young orphan who goes to London to seek his fortune, as he has heard that the city’s streets are paved with gold.

Bluntisham cum Earith Remembers (A World War 1 Commemoration performed jointly with The Meridian Singers)

October 2014

Organised by the Royal British Legion to remember those from the villages of Bluntisham and Earith who served during the First World War, and to raise funds for the 2014 Poppy Appeal.

Murdered to Death

April 2014

Following the mysterious death of Mrs Bagshot, owner of Bagshot House, it soon becomes clear that the murderer isn’t finished yet.  Will the murderer be unmasked before everyone else has met their doom?

Deborah's Party

November 2013

Deborah Jarvis has arranged a dinner party for her ‘unlucky in love’ work colleague Jenny.  Her plan is to pair Jenny off with mild-mannered neighbour Simon.  Unknown to Deborah, husband Alan and even cleaning lady Mrs Seymour are also about to have their nerves tested by further arrivals.

Pantomime - Rumplestiltskin

February 2013

Pass the Butler

April 2012

How does your garden grow?

November 2011

Pantomime - Robin Hood and his Merry Men

February 2011

Breezeblock Park

October 2010

Party Piece

April 2010

Murder Mystery and Madness! Three Comedy One-act Plays: A Cut In The Dark, What Shall We Do With The Body?, Whodidit?

October 2009

Gym and Tonic

April 2009

Tiptoe Through the Tombstones

November 2008

Pantomime - The Sleeping Beauty

February 2008

Three One-act Plays: Intruders, Trifles, Last Panto in Little Grimley

May 2007

Time of My Life

November 2006

Outside Edge

March 2006

Captain Blackboot's Island (St Helen's Carnival)

June 2005

The Creature Creeps

October 2004

An Evening of Music and Comedy at The Green Man

July 2003

Carnival Float

Summer 2002

Bedroom Farce

October 2001

Three Nights of Comedy and Drame

October 2000

Hero & The Last Bread Pudding (Newmarket Festival)

October 1999

Evening of Sketches & Play: Careful Rapture (for WI)

February 1999

Captain Blackboot's Island (St Helen's Carnival)

July 1998

Debut - A Review for all the family

February 1998

Virtue Triumphant

October 1998

An Evening of Comedy and Drama

April 1999

Aladdin

April 2002

Three One-act Plays: Holmes Sweet Holmes, A Dog's Life, Gosforth's Fete

February 2003

Pantomime - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

February 2004

Pantomime - Cinderella

February 2000

Perkin and the Pastry Cook

April 2001

Anyone for Breakfast

October 2005

Charity Evening - Baptist Chapel - Channel Tunnel, Cinderella (potty pantomime)

February 2005