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Kendal Yarns- Best of The Fest!

Kendal Community Theatre

Best of the Fest 26th, 27th,28th & 29th April.

Six of the Best of the 2016 Kendal Yarns Festival of New Plays

Last July ,a vibrant festival of plays commissioned by Kendal Community Theatre took to the streets of Kendal. A total of 58 new 15-minute plays penned by writers of all ages, were performed several times by local actors over one week in various locations throughout the town. The festival culminated in a gala performance in Kendal Town Hall when one play chosen by each of the directors was performed.Come and see six of the best of these short plays in one evening!

                       Kendal Date Night by Laura Howard (Carter):  Speed dating in the Globe!

Dance With Me by Emilia Unia:  A dance with the past on Kendal Station

Bridges Apart by Hannah Sowerby:  Young love divided by storm-wrecked bridge

Hannah’s Choice by Sheelagh O’ Brien: A sacrifice to survive – to chop or not to chop.

Girl Fishing by Martin Chambers: Romney’s muse returns to the banks of the Kent & Abbot Hall

Men of Progress by John Scott: From snuff to fracking, spin rules OK.

 Directed by Jayne Davies and Emma Rucastle

Kendal Community Theatre was founded in 2011 by six dedicated people. Since A Passion for Kendal was performed on the streets of Kendal in 2012, they have commissioned new work and produced a range of exciting plays. They are committed to experiment in types of theatre and a variety of spaces. 

Tickets £11 Adults,£10 Members,£5 Children (Click on date below to book a booking fee applies) or ring 015395 61076

Wed 26th April  Thurs 27th April  Fri 28th April Sat 29th April

Earlier Event: March 23
Satin & Steel by Amanda Whittington
Later Event: May 4
Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward