Past productions

All our past productions are listed below.

Select a letter to navigate the production titles and click on a link to see more details.

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Macbeth 2015 (Festival)

Something wicked this way comes! This production will be a modern retelling of the classic Shakespearean tragedy. Reduced to one act, our story is set on the grimy streets of modern day England. Af... over 5 years ago

Mack and Mabel

Set between 1911 and 1938 “Mack and Mabel” is based on real characters working in the movies during that time in America. The main emphasis of the plot is based around the tumultuous relationship ... about 12 years ago

The Magic Piper

10th Production. over 67 years ago

Making History

166th Production. The year is 1591. In England, Elizabeth I is on the throne, Shakespeare is at his peak, and the Reformation is effectively over. In Ireland, various factions and clans are held ... almost 9 years ago

Man of the Moment

over 26 years ago

The Man on the Sofa

Second Production. Presented as a double bill with The Fairies' Gift , this was RDG's inaugural production, a short 'detective comedy'. almost 72 years ago

Maria Marten

Part of A Victorian Music Hall, our 59th production, consisting of this play, songs and The Drunkard's Dilemma over 45 years ago

Mary Contrary

5th production. Presented as part of a triple bill alongside Auntie's Venture and The Green Jug over 69 years ago

Maurice Dancing (Festival)

over 38 years ago

Me and my Friend (Festival)

almost 27 years ago

The Memory of Water

This blackly comic astringent play premiered at Hampstead Theatre in 1996. It was winner of the Lawrence Olivier Award for Best Comedy. Three sisters gather on the eve of their mother's funeral. B... about 19 years ago

A Midsummer Night's Dream (excepts)

This production, under the title "Ill Met By Moonlight" was performed with "From Here to the Library" and "Hell and High Water" as an opportunity for new directors to try their hand at One Act Play... over 31 years ago


14th production. This was the first full length adult play RDG staged and - perhaps surprisingly for a church drama society - the first religious play. almost 67 years ago

Mirror To Elizabeth (Festival)

One of two productions entered into the competitive Staines Drama Festival and RDG's first experience of festivals (adjudicator John Bennett). The other play entered was Act 2. Scene 2 of Shadow of... about 59 years ago

Miss Julie (Festival)

over 22 years ago

The Misses Halkett

almost 40 years ago

More to Love

A musical celebration of love with songs from "Salad Days", "Chess", "Sweeney Todd" and "Aspects of Love"" over 25 years ago

Mr Pim Passes By

16th production. This was the first full-length straight play by a well-known West End playwright to be staged by the group. The local press were invited to review the production for the first time... almost 66 years ago

My Friend and Me (Festival)

almost 27 years ago

My Mother Said I Never Should

"My Mother Said I Never Should..." was premiered in 1987 at Contact in Manchester (winner of the Manchester Evening News Best Play Award) and in 1989 at the Royal Court Theatre in London (joint win... over 22 years ago

My Night With Reg

This play established its credentials in London where it won rave reviews and amongst others the 1995 Olivier Award for Best Comedy. Tragi-comedy would be a more apt description. While the three in... over 18 years ago