Porthtowan Players – The History

The Porthtowan Players have been running continuously since 1969.


List of Shows

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2015 Down the Rabbit Hole
It’s Today 2
Have a Nice Day
Peter Pan Jr
2014 Dick Whittington
It’s Today!
Friends Lost and Friends Returned
2013 1001 Arabian Nights (and a matinee)
Hello Dolly!
Old Time Music Hall
A Fairytale Adventure
2012 Cinderella
Two Plays and a Pasty
The Magic of the Musicals
The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe
2011 Jack and the Beanstalk
Old Actors Never Die…they simply lose the plot
Dark River
2010 Domby Dom & Totally Over You
Pirates of Penzance *
Sinbad the Sailor
* We won three awards from Cornwall Drama Association for Pirates of Penzance. See some photos of the awards ceremony here.
2009 Beauty and the Beast
Natural Causes
As Time Goes By
Wings of Desire
2008 Little Red Riding Hood
SHOWtime! The Magic of the Musicals
Bad Day at Black Frog Creek
2007 Goldilocks
With a Song in our Hearts
Players Showcase
2006 Jack and the Beanstalk
Holiday Snap
Area 51
2005 Mother Goose
Old Time Music Hall
The Vackees
2004 Sleeping Beauty
One Moment in Time
Traction Engine Rally
2003 The Princess and the Pea
The End of the Pier Show
That’s Showbiz
2002 Puss in Boots
Mabel to Madonna
The Witch who hated Christmas
2001 Aladdin
Steam Up / Camborne Trevithick Day
Reach for the Stars
Stepping Out
2000 Cinderella
Mad May Cabaret 2
Broadway to Hollywood
1999 Mad May Cabaret
Sentimental Journey
Return to the Forbidden Planet
1998 The Best of Times
Kids Stuff
1997 Humpty Dumpty
Chasing Rainbows
Little Shop of Horrors
1996 Old King Cole
Tell me, Pretty Maiden
Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
1995 Babes in the Wood
Move over Mrs Markham
We’ll meet again
1994 Dick Whittington
Allo Allo
Out of Order
Hans Christian Anderson
1993 Robinson Crusoe
Bang Bang Beirut
1992 Mother Goose
There goes the Bride
Good Old Days
1991 The Queen of Hearts
Tomb with a View
Not Now, Darling
1990 Babes in the Wood
Pyjama Game
Dry Rot
Old Time Music Hall
1989 Aladdin
Chase me, Comrade
1988 Cinderella
Summertime ’88
The Sound of Music
1987 Jack and the Beanstalk
Miscellany of Mystery, Music and Mirth
Showtime ’87
Underneath the Arches
September Song
1986 Goldilocks
Hooked on Summer
Laughing Policeman
1985 Sinbad the Sailor
Spring and Port Wine
Some enchanted evening
Short People Show
Peter Pan and Party Pieces
1984 Mother Goose
Good Companions
An evening with the Master
Wizard of Oz
1983 Dick Whittington
Surprise Package
Razzle Dazzle
Winnie the Pooh
1982 Sleeping Beauty
Calamity Jane
Here comes Summer
1981 Cinderella
Showtime ’81
1980 Ali Baba
Salad Days
Showtime ’80
1979 Puss in Boots
Wedding of the Year
Showtime ’79
1978 Dick Whittington
Pot Luck
1977 Aladdin
Mister Cinders
1976 Robinson Crusoe
The Boyfriend
Old Time Music Hall
1975 Goldilocks
Summer Variety
1974 Jack and the Beanstalk
Family Showtime
1973 Humpty Dumpty
Joy’s Follies
1972 Cinderella
Summer Variety
1971 Jack and Jill
Summer Variety
1970 Sleeping Beauty
Summer Revue
1969 Babes in the Wood
Summer Variety
Pirates of Penzance, Aug 2010 Little Red Riding Hood, Feb 2008

Players Showcase, October 2007

With a Song in Our Heart, July 2007

Area 51 October 2006

Holiday Snap July 2006

Jack & the Beanstalk Feb 2006

What’s on

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On Twitter

Just one more chance to see Friends Lost & Friends Returned tonight at Porthtowan Village Hall at 7:30. You really shouldn't miss this show!

About 9 years ago from Porthtowan Players's Twitter via erased972529_fzyRVGtcON