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A Bunch of Amateurs 
Wednesday 13th March 2019

East Essex Players presents

Keen to boost his flagging career, fading Hollywood action hero Jefferson Steele arrives in England to play King Lear in Stratford - only to find that it is not the birthplace of The Bard, but a sleepy Suffolk village. Instead of Kenneth Branagh and Dame Judy Dench, the cast are a bunch of amateurs trying to save their theatre from property developers. Comedy ensues as two completely different acting worlds collide.

Writers Nick Newman and Ian Hislop describe their play as “a love letter to amateur dramatics”.

An Amateur Production


Weds £14 / all other performances £15.00


Prices shown are inclusive of any applicable booking fees. Groups of 10+ please call 01702 351135 to buy fee-free.

Available on the following dates

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, at 7:30pm GMT
Thursday 14th of March 2019, at 7:30pm GMT
Friday 15th of March 2019, at 7:30pm GMT
Saturday 16th of March 2019, at 2:30pm GMT
Saturday 16th of March 2019, at 7:30pm GMT
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