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Welcome to the website of the Runnymede Drama Group. Based in the Surrey town of Chertsey, RDG is one of the most lively and successful community theatre groups in the area. At least five productions are staged each year, including drama festival entries, where the group has enjoyed great success. more...
Main productions we have coming up are:
Four performances between the 9th of April 2014 and the 12th of April 2014 at The Riverhouse Barn
172nd Production One of Alan Bennett’s early works (1980) this interesting play is rarely performed but did have a recent West End revival and national tour in 2008/9 with Alison Steadman and David Troughton in the leads as Connie (Mam) and Wilfred Craven (Dad). The play is set in a back to back...
Two performances between the 3rd of March 2013 and the 13th of May 2014 at The Leatherhead Theatre and Cecil Hepworth Playhouse
“Alarms” is a very funny one-act comedy which examines how new technology, supposedly intended to enhance it, can add stress to our everyday life. It focuses on our fraught relationship with machines and on our attitudes to technological innovation. Two couples embark on a planned dinner party w...
You can also browse through all of our past productions.
Productions by our youth group, the sundowners, we have coming up are:
The Ragged Child
Four performances between the 20th of February 2014 and the 22nd of February 2014 at Rhoda McGaw Theatre, Woking
A stark and moving account of child deprivation in London in the 1850s which won the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Award. The Ragged Child is about the plight of the poor and destitute, mirrored in the tragic lives of Joe Cooper and his sister Annie. We see Lord Shaftesbury fighting for the education...